Average Bench: 61.1% (714th of 1011)

more Based on 5,201 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 38.8% 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 Mixed IO Speed 111MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 249MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung PM830 128GB is 26.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Samsung PM830 128GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 74.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 220MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 5,201 samples)
Min Avg Max
320 Read 405 460
158 Write 244 309
153 Mixed 228 278
120 SusWrite 220 301
61.2% 274 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.1 4K Read 18.6 23.5
30.4 4K Write 48.2 65.8
13.6 4K Mixed 20.2 24.9
79.6% 29 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23 DQ Read 249 296
50.9 DQ Write 74.8 97.8
22.2 DQ Mixed 111 146
95% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 264 286 292 303 285 250 MB/s
Read 425
Write 295
Mixed 253
SusWrite 280
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 66.7
4K Mixed 25.3
104% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 85.9
DQ Mixed 132
112% 170 MB/s
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 302 301 302 303 304 MB/s
Read 412
Write 308
Mixed 252
SusWrite 298
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 53.1
4K Mixed 19.4
80% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 85.1
DQ Mixed 130
111% 168 MB/s
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM05H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 293 297 293 298 297 MB/s
Read 379
Write 304
Mixed 240
SusWrite 294
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 11.9
4K Write 35.8
4K Mixed 14
55% 20.6 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 81.2
DQ Mixed 124
104% 156 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,104,221 SSDs tested.

Typical PM830 128GB Builds (Compare 16,274 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 51%
Workstation 28%

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $96

Popular PM830 128GB compatible motherboards:

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