Average Bench: 67.4% (624th of 1011)

Based on 759 user benchmarks.  Model: HFS256G3BTND-N210A

Above average average bench

The HFS256G3BTND-N210A 256GB averaged 32.6% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 113MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 22.4MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HFS256G3BTND-N210A 256GB is 27.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the HFS256G3BTND-N210A 256GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 224MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 231MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 759 samples)
Min Avg Max
327 Read 420 515
211 Write 240 255
179 Mixed 231 328
157 SusWrite 224 249
62.1% 279 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.2 4K Read 22.4 30.6
27.6 4K Write 61.9 85.4
8.88 4K Mixed 16.9 24.3
88.2% 33.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27 DQ Read 270 382
72.6 DQ Write 208 254
10.2 DQ Mixed 113 190
119% 197 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30001P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 245 249 233 244 251 MB/s
Read 406
Write 248
Mixed 206
SusWrite 241
61% 275 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 22.2
111% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 185
171% 265 MB/s
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30001P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 249 228 252 232 225 MB/s
Read 425
Write 238
Mixed 206
SusWrite 233
61% 276 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 67.9
4K Mixed 23.6
106% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 188
173% 270 MB/s
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30001P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 239 244 244 244 244 MB/s
Read 403
Write 244
Mixed 200
SusWrite 241
61% 272 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 68
4K Mixed 19.2
95% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 191
174% 269 MB/s
217GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30001P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 215 148 228 227 239 MB/s
Read 446
Write 240
Mixed 124
SusWrite 214
57% 256 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 63.6
4K Mixed 19.5
86% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 235
DQ Mixed 175
164% 257 MB/s
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30001P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 227 249 211 182 254 MB/s
Read 387
Write 256
Mixed 202
SusWrite 224
60% 267 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 23.2
90% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 172
139% 196 MB/s
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30001P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 219 216 208 237 167 MB/s
Read 333
Write 232
Mixed 181
SusWrite 213
54% 240 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 59.8
4K Mixed 15.5
84% 32.1 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 180
165% 255 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,734,081 SSDs tested.

Typical HFS256G3BTND-N210A 256GB Builds (Compare 3,608 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 80XL

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