Average Bench: 40.8% (929th of 1058)

Based on 832 user benchmarks.  Models: SAMSUNG SSD PM830 mSATA 32GB, SAMSUNG SSD PM830 mSATA

Below average average bench

The Samsung PM830 mSATA 32GB averaged 59.2% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 55.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 16.2MB/s

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung PM830 mSATA 32GB is just 8.72%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Samsung PM830 mSATA 32GB performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 33.1MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 81MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 832 samples)
Min Avg Max
302 Read 339 360
72.4 Write 84.3 88.4
119 Mixed 129 135
59.2 SusWrite 81 85.2
34.6% 158 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.6 4K Read 16.2 20.6
21.6 4K Write 28.1 30.9
10.6 4K Mixed 14.1 16.6
57.5% 19.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
138 DQ Read 185 198
30.8 DQ Write 33.1 34.5
25.7 DQ Mixed 55.8 59.8
54.6% 91.3 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
15GB free
Firmware: CXM13D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 84 84 84 84 83 MB/s
Read 301
Write 85.9
Mixed 130
SusWrite 83.7
33% 150 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 29.4
4K Mixed 16.4
67% 22 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 33.1
DQ Mixed 58.7
58% 96.3 MB/s
19GB free
Firmware: CXM13D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 83 79 76 79 83 MB/s
Read 337
Write 83.9
Mixed 131
SusWrite 80.4
35% 158 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 25.3
4K Mixed 14.6
56% 18.7 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 32.1
DQ Mixed 41.4
49% 89.9 MB/s
19GB free
Firmware: CXM13D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 83 82 83 83 79 MB/s
Read 316
Write 84.6
Mixed 132
SusWrite 82.3
34% 154 MB/s
4K Read 12.5
4K Write 25.8
4K Mixed 13
49% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 32.9
DQ Mixed 57.8
56% 93.6 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,499,237 SSDs tested.

Typical PM830 mSATA 32GB Builds (Compare 4,339 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $297

Popular PM830 mSATA 32GB systems:

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