Average Bench: 86.7% (360th of 1057)

Based on 8,656 user benchmarks.  Models: TS256GSSD370S, TS256GSS D370S

Very good average bench

The Transcend SSD370S 256GB averaged just 13.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Transcend SSD370S 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 166MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 36.6MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend SSD370S 256GB is 55.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend SSD370S 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 270MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 293MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,656 samples)
Min Avg Max
355 Read 464 514
264 Write 352 459
63.8 Mixed 270 336
131 SusWrite 293 429
77.1% 345 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.9 4K Read 28 38.2
16.1 4K Write 71.7 104
15.4 4K Mixed 36.6 51.6
127% 45.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
154 DQ Read 255 283
69 DQ Write 243 316
49.9 DQ Mixed 166 198
148% 221 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O0919A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 452 458 460 460 459 MB/s
Read 501
Write 458
Mixed 324
SusWrite 449
97% 433 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 52.2
176% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 192
168% 249 MB/s
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O0919A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 360 455 262 428 450 457 MB/s
Read 497
Write 442
Mixed 323
SusWrite 402
93% 416 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 48.1
162% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 196
172% 256 MB/s
165GB free
Firmware: N1114H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 293 293 293 293 293 MB/s
Read 507
Write 290
Mixed 267
SusWrite 278
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 41.7
154% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 178
160% 241 MB/s
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0322B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 154 143 139 129 134 MB/s
Read 501
Write 401
Mixed 323
SusWrite 171
78% 349 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 94
4K Mixed 43.4
155% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 190
171% 258 MB/s
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Typical SSD370S 256GB Builds (Compare 19,505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $295

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,213

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