Average Bench: 35.2% (974th of 1058)

Based on 601 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERTEX2 3.5, OCZ-VERT EX2, OCZ-VERTEX2

Poor average bench

The Ocz-vertex2 3.5 90GB averaged 64.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 18.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 51MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Ocz-vertex2 3.5 90GB is 28.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Ocz-vertex2 3.5 90GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 58.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 81.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 601 samples)
Min Avg Max
77 Read 109 149
45.2 Write 81.4 121
68.6 Mixed 95.6 125
37.8 SusWrite 58.5 92.5
19.3% 86 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.72 4K Read 18.5 26.2
13.1 4K Write 51 76.5
5.5 4K Mixed 17.9 28.2
78% 29.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.2 DQ Read 85.4 134
43.2 DQ Write 77.6 114
6.74 DQ Mixed 53.2 98.8
47.7% 72 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
49GB free
Firmware: 1.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 125 108 60 60 62 MB/s
Read 99.7
Write 95.5
Mixed 106
SusWrite 89.5
22% 97.6 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 29.3
122% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 90.3
DQ Mixed 85.1
70% 102 MB/s
27GB free
Firmware: 1.37
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 66 67 66 69 71 MB/s
Read 110
Write 90.6
Mixed 104
SusWrite 66
21% 92.9 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 26.2
125% 48.6 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 86.4
DQ Mixed 87.1
71% 101 MB/s
83GB free
Firmware: 1.37
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 121 76 63 53 61 MB/s
Read 108
Write 108
Mixed 126
SusWrite 81.2
24% 106 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 66
4K Mixed 27.6
107% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 121
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 116
89% 120 MB/s
84GB free
Firmware: 1.11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 56 56 50 55 50 MB/s
Read 95.3
Write 90.5
Mixed 107
SusWrite 54
20% 86.7 MB/s
4K Read 16.5
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 21.3
77% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 23.9
DQ Write 71.2
DQ Mixed 25.3
26% 40.1 MB/s
35GB free
Firmware: 1.33
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 49 49 52 51 54 MB/s
Read 119
Write 86.1
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 51.6
19% 85.5 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 16.4
72% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 22.1
DQ Write 73.1
DQ Mixed 20.7
24% 38.6 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.23
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 61 61 63 62 65 MB/s
Read 56.5
Write 68.1
Mixed 64.1
SusWrite 63.6
14% 63.1 MB/s
4K Read 12.8
4K Write 32.1
4K Mixed 13.2
53% 19.4 MB/s
DQ Read 26.4
DQ Write 77.9
DQ Mixed 27.7
28% 44 MB/s
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Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus P7P55D

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $245

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