Average Bench: 169% (98th of 1016)

Based on 2,589 user benchmarks.  Model: SABRENT

Outstanding average bench

The SABRENT 256GB averaged 68.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SABRENT 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 607MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 702MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SABRENT 256GB is 111%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the SABRENT 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 418MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 41MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,589 samples)
Min Avg Max
583 Read 1,232 1,794
470 Write 939 1,199
322 Mixed 863 1,229
231 SusWrite 418 624
193% 863 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.9 4K Read 41 51.1
62.7 4K Write 131 197
34.4 4K Mixed 56.8 77.2
204% 76.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
427 DQ Read 692 837
305 DQ Write 702 1,150
218 DQ Mixed 607 823
481% 667 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 777 343 269 249 261 261 MB/s
Read 1,455
Write 975
Mixed 1,075
SusWrite 360
215% 966 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 57.3
201% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 704
DQ Write 756
DQ Mixed 719
544% 726 MB/s
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT343.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1167 749 360 356 357 345 MB/s
Read 1,072
Write 1,181
Mixed 1,050
SusWrite 556
217% 965 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 67.4
4K Mixed 40.3
126% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 832
DQ Write 1,031
DQ Mixed 814
647% 892 MB/s
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT343.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 319 278 232 220 209 MB/s
Read 724
Write 655
Mixed 416
SusWrite 268
115% 516 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 44.2
197% 81.8 MB/s
DQ Read 442
DQ Write 367
DQ Mixed 368
286% 392 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,382,008 SSDs tested.

Typical SABRENT 256GB Builds (Compare 39,814 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $523

Popular SABRENT 256GB compatible motherboards:

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