Average Bench: 60.6% (705th of 1000)

more Based on 4,878 user benchmarks.  Models: SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000H1, SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000L5, SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000DA, SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000, SAMSUNG SSD PM830 2.5" 7mm 128GB, SAMSUNG SSD PM83

Above average average bench

The Samsung PM830 128GB averaged 39.3% 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 113MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 248MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung PM830 128GB is 25.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Samsung PM830 128GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 75.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 228MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,878 samples)
Min Avg Max
328 Read 403 454
171 Write 253 310
164 Mixed 231 277
127 SusWrite 228 304
62.1% 279 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.5 4K Read 17.9 23.4
28 4K Write 46.4 67.6
13.3 4K Mixed 19.6 24.6
76.8% 28 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.1 DQ Read 248 295
51.8 DQ Write 75.8 99.9
22.9 DQ Mixed 113 149
96% 146 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
30GB free
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 419 411 411 409 364 MB/s
Read 438
Write 432
Mixed 302
SusWrite 405
89% 394 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 23.8
88% 32.3 MB/s
DQ Read 241
DQ Write 96.6
DQ Mixed 51.9
69% 130 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 300 298 289 277 245 MB/s
Read 460
Write 300
Mixed 265
SusWrite 285
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 23.1
92% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 82.2
DQ Mixed 129
110% 167 MB/s
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM05H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 161 183 223 286 292 MB/s
Read 400
Write 259
Mixed 200
SusWrite 221
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 58.8
4K Mixed 18.3
80% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 71.5
DQ Mixed 105
94% 148 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM05H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 259 249 239 238 236 MB/s
Read 378
Write 274
Mixed 239
SusWrite 239
63% 283 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 40.5
4K Mixed 17.4
67% 24.4 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 95.9
DQ Mixed 113
101% 156 MB/s
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM02D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 124 130 121 104 122 MB/s
Read 375
Write 161
Mixed 130
SusWrite 120
43% 197 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 47.9
4K Mixed 19.5
82% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 23.7
DQ Write 65.2
DQ Mixed 23.3
24% 37.4 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,382,218 SSDs tested.

Typical PM830 128GB Builds (Compare 11,774 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $136

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