Average Bench: 152% (140th of 1058)

Based on 17,075 user benchmarks.  Models: NVMe THNSN5256GPU7 TO, THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB, THNSN5256GPU7 TOSHIBA, NVMe THNSN5256GPU7 NV

Outstanding average bench

The Toshiba THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 51.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 515MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 718MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 125%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Toshiba THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 598MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 624MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,075 samples)
Min Avg Max
440 Read 953 1,419
245 Write 703 1,063
342 Mixed 624 846
179 SusWrite 598 1,005
161% 719 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.4 4K Read 35.4 43.4
36.9 4K Write 95.4 142
17.5 4K Mixed 46 62.5
163% 58.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
308 DQ Read 718 850
144 DQ Write 496 752
217 DQ Mixed 515 654
409% 576 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
232GB free
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1082 1139 1152 1166 1142 1079 MB/s
Read 1,515
Write 976
Mixed 868
SusWrite 1,126
251% 1,121 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 66.7
223% 84.5 MB/s
DQ Read 838
DQ Write 701
DQ Mixed 621
506% 720 MB/s
144GB free
Firmware: 57HA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 952 989 995 1003 1003 933 MB/s
Read 1,331
Write 1,110
Mixed 823
SusWrite 979
238% 1,061 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 94.7
4K Mixed 41.7
148% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 828
DQ Write 569
DQ Mixed 644
496% 680 MB/s
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 540 888 897 930 963 982 MB/s
Read 810
Write 919
Mixed 662
SusWrite 867
184% 815 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 58.7
191% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 824
DQ Write 498
DQ Mixed 593
460% 638 MB/s
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57DA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 365 356 321 366 354 MB/s
Read 819
Write 746
Mixed 670
SusWrite 366
146% 650 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 60.7
209% 77.1 MB/s
DQ Read 798
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 592
432% 575 MB/s
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 620 627 626 464 462 686 MB/s
Read 578
Write 459
Mixed 577
SusWrite 581
124% 549 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 80.7
4K Mixed 47
135% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 758
DQ Write 472
DQ Mixed 562
433% 597 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57MS4109 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 390 414 510 477 517 MB/s
Read 742
Write 522
Mixed 460
SusWrite 438
121% 540 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 50.7
163% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 571
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 430
304% 397 MB/s
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57MS Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 423 446 411 362 355 MB/s
Read 547
Write 583
Mixed 442
SusWrite 408
112% 495 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 71.8
4K Mixed 47.9
154% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 533
DQ Write 235
DQ Mixed 390
288% 386 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,208,814 SSDs tested.

Typical THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 4,677 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

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2 years ago.

Superbly fast, extremely reliable.


Good

4 years ago.

The drive is great and fast but speeds can drop really quickly and is overall very jumpy in terms of speed. But I still encounter this SSD as being fast then most drives you will ever see.


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