Average Bench: 60.6% (778th of 1058)

more Based on 9,761 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 260MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung PM830 128GB is 26.9%. 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 73MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 210MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,761 samples)
Min Avg Max
325 Read 407 465
139 Write 233 308
155 Mixed 222 280
106 SusWrite 210 303
59.6% 268 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11 4K Read 18.8 24.1
24.7 4K Write 47.8 69.2
12.8 4K Mixed 20.1 25.2
79.4% 28.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
162 DQ Read 260 296
47.6 DQ Write 73 96.8
47.8 DQ Mixed 113 148
96.9% 148 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM05H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 302 304 303 297 306 300 MB/s
Read 433
Write 305
Mixed 263
SusWrite 302
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 44.8
4K Mixed 20.1
78% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 80.3
DQ Mixed 129
106% 158 MB/s
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM05H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 235 222 232 232 235 236 MB/s
Read 412
Write 289
Mixed 226
SusWrite 232
65% 289 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 43.3
4K Mixed 17.4
72% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 71
DQ Mixed 124
102% 151 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,954,395 SSDs tested.

Typical PM830 128GB Builds (Compare 16,156 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $123

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