Average Bench: 147% (133rd of 1040)

Based on 360 user benchmarks.  Model: APPLE SSD SM0128G

Outstanding average bench

The Apple SM0128G PCIe 121GB averaged 47.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Apple SM0128G PCIe 121GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 371MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,308MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Apple SM0128G PCIe 121GB is 148%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Apple SM0128G PCIe 121GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 246MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 518MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 360 samples)
Min Avg Max
653 Read 1,308 2404
20.4 Write 561 695
39.5 Mixed 533 698
17.6 SusWrite 518 680
161% 730 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.1 4K Read 51.8 350
1.42 4K Write 78.8 147
2.85 4K Mixed 32.5 54
162% 54.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
310 DQ Read 513 632
169 DQ Write 246 272
226 DQ Mixed 371 428
278% 377 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXZ33A0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 649 669 677 672 677 581 MB/s
Read 1,706
Write 670
Mixed 750
SusWrite 654
208% 945 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 43.2
196% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 624
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 428
322% 441 MB/s
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXZ33A0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 604 604 588 594 578 557 MB/s
Read 1,517
Write 615
Mixed 648
SusWrite 588
186% 842 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 50.4
198% 75.4 MB/s
DQ Read 593
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 382
287% 394 MB/s
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXZ33A0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 630 623 634 597 507 467 MB/s
Read 1,612
Write 640
Mixed 647
SusWrite 577
192% 869 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 49.6
185% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 581
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 334
263% 376 MB/s
112GB free
Firmware: BXZ33A0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 544 670 679 688 683 684 MB/s
Read 1373
Write 681
Mixed 700
SusWrite 658
189% 853 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 43.2
166% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 609
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 404
308% 427 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 37,735,255 SSDs tested.

Typical SM0128G PCIe 121GB Builds (Compare 158 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: Apple MacBookAir7,2

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