Average Bench: 73.2% (590th of 1058)

Based on 1,571 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung Portable SSD T5

Good average bench

The Samsung Portable SSD T5 250GB averaged 26.7% 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 151MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung Portable SSD T5 250GB is 48.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung Portable SSD T5 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 40.8MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 174MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,571 samples)
Min Avg Max
316 Read 398 486
176 Write 370 471
240 Mixed 356 428
111 SusWrite 284 357
79.1% 352 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.3 4K Read 29.1 39
17 4K Write 40.8 70.3
16.1 4K Mixed 31.3 46
106% 33.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
91.9 DQ Read 174 272
86.3 DQ Write 157 199
34.7 DQ Mixed 151 248
117% 161 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
146GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 477 404 299 298 298 MB/s
Read 486
Write 474
Mixed 446
SusWrite 375
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 71.9
4K Mixed 47.5
158% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 244
177% 231 MB/s
145GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 407 408 313 301 301 MB/s
Read 388
Write 387
Mixed 371
SusWrite 349
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 39.1
4K Mixed 35.1
120% 36.8 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 195
142% 185 MB/s
140GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 364 363 319 283 287 MB/s
Read 365
Write 362
Mixed 356
SusWrite 328
80% 353 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 36.5
4K Mixed 29.1
94% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 94.4
87% 133 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,089,522 SSDs tested.

Typical Portable SSD T5 250GB Builds (Compare 93,613 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,000

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