Average Bench: 89.4% (273rd of 1010)

Based on 11 user benchmarks.  Model: Intel Optane+238GBSSD

Very good average bench

The Intel Optane+238G 256GB averaged just 10.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Optane+238G 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 214MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 48.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Optane+238G 256GB is 45.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Optane+238G 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 202MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 216MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11 samples)
Min Avg Max
309 Read 475 593
80.9 Write 216 375
113 Mixed 256 411
58.1 SusWrite 202 335
63.6% 287 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.6 4K Read 48.8 84.9
30.3 4K Write 60.4 84.1
14.3 4K Mixed 33.4 54.2
149% 47.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.7 DQ Read 324 440
72 DQ Write 273 430
50.8 DQ Mixed 214 302
184% 270 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,540,655 SSDs tested.

Typical Optane+238G 256GB Builds (Compare 240 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Dell Inspiron 5584

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