Average Bench: 89.5% (321st of 1058)

Based on 5,165 user benchmarks.  Model: INTEL SSDSCKKW256G8

Very good average bench

The Intel SSDSCKKW256G8 256GB averaged just 10.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel SSDSCKKW256G8 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 192MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 43.7MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSDSCKKW256G8 256GB is 51.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel SSDSCKKW256G8 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 224MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 342MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 5,165 samples)
Min Avg Max
354 Read 458 514
230 Write 364 465
184 Mixed 342 453
116 SusWrite 224 278
77.7% 347 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.8 4K Read 34.1 48.5
40.4 4K Write 74 107
23.2 4K Mixed 43.7 64.1
147% 50.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
150 DQ Read 282 308
99.4 DQ Write 248 340
101 DQ Mixed 192 249
164% 241 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
37GB free
Firmware: LHF002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 271 285 272 270 269 MB/s
Read 513
Write 360
Mixed 424
SusWrite 283
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 50.6
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 66.7
220% 75.4 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 249
208% 299 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 186 100 92 169 140 MB/s
Read 519
Write 472
Mixed 400
SusWrite 158
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 49.3
184% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 8.8
DQ Mixed 164
118% 160 MB/s
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 229 258 263 268 186 255 MB/s
Read 463
Write 265
Mixed 278
SusWrite 243
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 39.6
138% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 204
175% 259 MB/s
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 184 215 205 168 201 MB/s
Read 431
Write 362
Mixed 313
SusWrite 206
74% 328 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 68.4
4K Mixed 31.5
110% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 232
188% 266 MB/s
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 196 237 179 175 265 MB/s
Read 424
Write 306
Mixed 276
SusWrite 205
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 32.1
107% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 205
175% 257 MB/s
5,165 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 51,465,604 SSDs tested.

Typical SSDSCKKW256G8 256GB Builds (Compare 324 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Asus VivoBook_ASUSLaptop X430FN_S430FN

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER

Popular SSDSCKKW256G8 256GB systems:

How Fast Is Your SSD? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 2022 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

1058 Drives (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different SSDs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-12600K $289Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $48
Intel Core i5-12400F $184Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i5-11600K $250Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $200
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $67SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $71G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $470SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback