Average Bench: 68.3% (649th of 1037)

Based on 70 user benchmarks.  Model: AMD-RAID Array 3

Above average average bench

The Amd-raid Array 3 239GB averaged 31.7% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 98.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 274MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Amd-raid Array 3 239GB is 69.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Amd-raid Array 3 239GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 116MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 191MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 70 samples)
Min Avg Max
263 Read 561 1,071
116 Write 395 836
136 Mixed 331 555
72.3 SusWrite 191 455
82.2% 369 MB/s
Min Avg Max
4.39 4K Read 16.6 27.8
12.2 4K Write 57 90.3
6.38 4K Mixed 20.2 38
81.2% 31.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.4 DQ Read 116 328
28.9 DQ Write 274 647
9.47 DQ Mixed 98.9 263
103% 163 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
222GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 194 187 157 159 160 MB/s
Read 553
Write 275
Mixed 296
SusWrite 176
72% 325 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 69.2
4K Mixed 26.5
100% 38.3 MB/s
DQ Read 56.4
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 78.4
84% 132 MB/s
40GB free
Firmware: 9.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 117 112 73 84 60 MB/s
Read 359
Write 170
Mixed 283
SusWrite 102
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 26.4
110% 45.1 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 115
108% 161 MB/s
167GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 252 263 269 261 269 MB/s
Read 432
Write 303
Mixed 298
SusWrite 263
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 9.4
4K Write 67.7
4K Mixed 13.4
67% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 100
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 114
94% 133 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 94 94 95 95 95 MB/s
Read 269
Write 409
Mixed 302
SusWrite 130
63% 278 MB/s
4K Read 10.4
4K Write 78.6
4K Mixed 14.6
76% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 113
101% 150 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 95 96 95 95 96 MB/s
Read 248
Write 394
Mixed 298
SusWrite 132
61% 268 MB/s
4K Read 10.3
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 14.6
75% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 110
99% 149 MB/s
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Typical Array 3 239GB Builds (Compare 25,934 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $188

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,048

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