Average Bench: 61.9% (738th of 1030)

more Based on 7,756 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 38.1% 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 119MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 265MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung PM830 128GB is 26%. 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 76.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 226MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,756 samples)
Min Avg Max
320 Read 406 464
155 Write 249 310
162 Mixed 231 284
128 SusWrite 226 301
61.9% 278 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.5 4K Read 18.5 23.7
29.6 4K Write 48.6 74.5
14 4K Mixed 20.2 24.9
79.5% 29.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
173 DQ Read 265 297
50.7 DQ Write 76.2 101
80.8 DQ Mixed 119 155
101% 154 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 303 306 305 306 304 MB/s
Read 415
Write 294
Mixed 254
SusWrite 305
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 56.6
4K Mixed 21.2
79% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 84.6
DQ Mixed 129
110% 168 MB/s
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 281 282 232 276 267 MB/s
Read 421
Write 300
Mixed 263
SusWrite 272
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 48.8
4K Mixed 20.4
79% 29.1 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 83.1
DQ Mixed 129
110% 166 MB/s
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 208 231 227 259 236 167 MB/s
Read 412
Write 225
Mixed 218
SusWrite 221
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 54.6
4K Mixed 23.6
92% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 70.2
DQ Mixed 120
101% 153 MB/s
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 85 104 84 85 88 MB/s
Read 375
Write 155
Mixed 162
SusWrite 95.3
43% 197 MB/s
4K Read 11.3
4K Write 33.2
4K Mixed 15.3
54% 19.9 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 56.7
DQ Mixed 101
93% 149 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,805,534 SSDs tested.

Typical PM830 128GB Builds (Compare 7,365 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: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $84

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