Average Bench: 46.2% (861st of 1026)

Based on 478 user benchmarks.  Model: THNSN0256GTYA TOSHIBA

Below average average bench

The Thnsn0256gtya TOSHIBA 256GB averaged 53.8% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 269MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 70MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Thnsn0256gtya TOSHIBA 256GB is 44.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Thnsn0256gtya TOSHIBA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 95.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 116MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 478 samples)
Min Avg Max
290 Read 357 440
4.7 Write 124 228
7.08 Mixed 116 203
10.2 SusWrite 95.8 221
38% 173 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.44 4K Read 18.2 29.1
3.6 4K Write 39.8 75.2
4.92 4K Mixed 13.8 24.3
66.3% 23.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
93.9 DQ Read 269 294
5.06 DQ Write 104 172
7.6 DQ Mixed 70 97.3
82.6% 148 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0AMS0102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 65 43 48 62 56 MB/s
Read 314
Write 58.5
Mixed 37
SusWrite 57.5
25% 117 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 66.4
4K Mixed 22.4
86% 34.4 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 45.9
DQ Mixed 58
71% 132 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,418,669 SSDs tested.

Typical TOSHIBA 256GB Builds (Compare 1,935 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 50%
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Microsoft Surface Laptop


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