Average Bench: 71.4% (592nd of 1026)

Based on 1,529 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA Q300, TOSHIBA Q300., TOSHIB Q300

Good average bench

The Toshiba Q300 120GB averaged 28.6% 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 138MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 31.3MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba Q300 120GB is 38.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba Q300 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 86.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 298MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,529 samples)
Min Avg Max
343 Read 457 514
79.8 Write 361 465
129 Mixed 298 366
57.6 SusWrite 86.7 113
66.9% 301 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.5 4K Read 24.6 31.8
29.7 4K Write 71.2 105
18.2 4K Mixed 31.3 40.3
115% 42.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
67.6 DQ Read 306 358
84.5 DQ Write 249 371
38.9 DQ Mixed 138 177
141% 231 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
100GB free
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 85 88 88 88 88 MB/s
Read 488
Write 467
Mixed 354
SusWrite 106
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 39.7
150% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 176
181% 295 MB/s
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 68 86 85 86 86 MB/s
Read 514
Write 464
Mixed 355
SusWrite 86.5
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 39.3
147% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 145
DQ Mixed 168
146% 223 MB/s
29GB free
Firmware: SAFM12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 39 51 88 34 90 MB/s
Read 505
Write 452
Mixed 350
SusWrite 75.3
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 69.9
4K Mixed 34.6
122% 43.8 MB/s
DQ Read 343
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 174
180% 293 MB/s
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 64 71 68 67 72 MB/s
Read 446
Write 359
Mixed 210
SusWrite 72
60% 272 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 33.8
120% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 82.9
DQ Mixed 153
119% 170 MB/s
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 67 69 74 66 68 MB/s
Read 473
Write 209
Mixed 188
SusWrite 71
52% 235 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 21
84% 36.2 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 97.2
96% 157 MB/s
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 53 64 56 54 28 MB/s
Read 442
Write 52.7
Mixed 181
SusWrite 54.8
40% 183 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 18.9
74% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 109
107% 174 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,453,876 SSDs tested.

Typical Q300 120GB Builds (Compare 14,755 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI H81M-P33 (MS-7817) - $58

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $354

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