Average Bench: 113% (193rd of 1058)

Based on 44 user benchmarks.  Model: AMD-RAID Array 2

Outstanding average bench

The Amd-raid Array 2 958GB averaged 12.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Amd-raid Array 2 958GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 185MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 908MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Amd-raid Array 2 958GB is 153%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Amd-raid Array 2 958GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 16MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 20.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 44 samples)
Min Avg Max
18.6 Read 760 2,821
276 Write 908 3,996
12 Mixed 558 1,707
114 SusWrite 660 2,349
163% 722 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 16 27.9
8.6 4K Write 59.7 148
1.4 4K Mixed 20.8 45
82.5% 32.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.6 DQ Read 221 817
40.9 DQ Write 458 888
1.2 DQ Mixed 185 788
185% 288 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
218GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 505 386 398 386 217 182 MB/s
Read 1,013
Write 1,821
Mixed 825
SusWrite 346
226% 1,001 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 32.6
134% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 391
DQ Write 653
DQ Mixed 364
320% 469 MB/s
861GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 202 95 82 113 112 MB/s
Read 418
Write 463
Mixed 379
SusWrite 179
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 15.1
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 18.8
69% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 56.8
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 1.2
51% 115 MB/s
860GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 160 112 79 98 112 MB/s
Read 322
Write 464
Mixed 331
SusWrite 173
73% 322 MB/s
4K Read 15.9
4K Write 42.7
4K Mixed 20.3
73% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 54.5
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 33.6
64% 121 MB/s
861GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 106 131 112 68 92 MB/s
Read 359
Write 481
Mixed 360
SusWrite 164
77% 341 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 20.2
72% 25.8 MB/s
DQ Read 60.2
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 34.8
53% 96.1 MB/s
279GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 107 100 173 234 253 MB/s
Read 315
Write 426
Mixed 246
SusWrite 218
68% 302 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 21
4K Mixed 12.7
44% 14.9 MB/s
DQ Read 48.4
DQ Write 92.3
DQ Mixed 24.5
32% 55.1 MB/s
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Typical Array 2 958GB Builds (Compare 14,171 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B450 AORUS PRO-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $490

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