Average Bench: 166% (135th of 1072)

Based on 137 user benchmarks.  Model: Intel Raid 5 Volume

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Raid 5 Volume 2TB averaged 66.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Raid 5 Volume 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 404MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,596MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Raid 5 Volume 2TB is 262%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel Raid 5 Volume 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 35.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 589MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 137 samples)
Min Avg Max
375 Read 1,596 3,427
56.7 Write 589 1,574
115 Mixed 684 1,492
108 SusWrite 637 1,463
193% 876 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.5 4K Read 43.7 72.9
10.8 4K Write 35.1 63.7
12.2 4K Mixed 35.5 63.5
130% 38.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
38.1 DQ Read 817 1,979
31.5 DQ Write 309 702
17.1 DQ Mixed 404 993
341% 510 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
814GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2773 2796 2956 2866 2877 2555 MB/s
Read 3,947
Write 2,712
Mixed 1,786
SusWrite 2,804
628% 2,812 MB/s
4K Read 55.4
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 77.4
258% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 788
DQ Write 448
DQ Mixed 511
409% 582 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1286 1281 1318 1306 1319 1307 MB/s
Read 1,803
Write 766
Mixed 1,132
SusWrite 1,303
279% 1,251 MB/s
4K Read 71.2
4K Write 52.9
4K Mixed 58.4
211% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,247
DQ Write 416
DQ Mixed 594
501% 752 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1001 1000 958 973 1013 980 MB/s
Read 2,935
Write 1,015
Mixed 1,182
SusWrite 987
337% 1,530 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 31.8
4K Mixed 37.8
138% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 652
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 501
372% 500 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 861 830 876 892 897 908 MB/s
Read 2,850
Write 984
Mixed 1,240
SusWrite 877
327% 1,488 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 34.8
4K Mixed 37.6
139% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 644
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 489
364% 491 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1007 1027 1039 1069 1064 906 MB/s
Read 1,596
Write 888
Mixed 1,151
SusWrite 1,019
260% 1,164 MB/s
4K Read 50.5
4K Write 38.4
4K Mixed 42.5
151% 43.8 MB/s
DQ Read 741
DQ Write 466
DQ Mixed 555
427% 587 MB/s
844GB free
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 243 277 273 282 78 76 MB/s
Read 1,420
Write 382
Mixed 493
SusWrite 205
136% 625 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 22.7
4K Mixed 24.7
91% 26.2 MB/s
DQ Read 544
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 384
293% 403 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,677,308 SSDs tested

Typical Raid 5 Volume 2TB Builds (Compare 2,056 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $122

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $793

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