Average Bench: 151% (110th of 1011)

Based on 10,360 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 51.0% 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 500MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 685MB/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 583MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 631MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,360 samples)
Min Avg Max
432 Read 945 1,399
248 Write 697 1,079
330 Mixed 631 856
188 SusWrite 583 1,004
160% 714 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.9 4K Read 39.1 43.9
35.5 4K Write 95.1 141
17.6 4K Mixed 46 61.7
169% 60.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
236 DQ Read 685 848
134 DQ Write 494 764
150 DQ Mixed 500 656
398% 560 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57HA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 924 802 738 738 641 573 MB/s
Read 1,208
Write 958
Mixed 712
SusWrite 736
202% 903 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 54.3
220% 84.3 MB/s
DQ Read 837
DQ Write 793
DQ Mixed 625
521% 752 MB/s
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 720 917 853 888 882 798 MB/s
Read 1,168
Write 1,010
Mixed 743
SusWrite 843
211% 941 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 58.1
200% 72 MB/s
DQ Read 772
DQ Write 720
DQ Mixed 605
493% 699 MB/s
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 562 664 787 723 666 614 MB/s
Read 1,309
Write 889
Mixed 773
SusWrite 669
203% 910 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 63.2
189% 72.6 MB/s
DQ Read 830
DQ Write 686
DQ Mixed 621
503% 713 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 854 923 956 554 541 529 MB/s
Read 676
Write 619
Mixed 574
SusWrite 726
146% 649 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 47.6
194% 73.3 MB/s
DQ Read 820
DQ Write 692
DQ Mixed 591
488% 701 MB/s
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57MS4109 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 650 712 712 567 538 535 MB/s
Read 628
Write 684
Mixed 551
SusWrite 619
140% 620 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 50.2
195% 72.7 MB/s
DQ Read 675
DQ Write 669
DQ Mixed 596
469% 647 MB/s
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57DA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 637 518 395 361 411 263 MB/s
Read 467
Write 938
Mixed 806
SusWrite 431
150% 661 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 44.4
176% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 812
DQ Write 572
DQ Mixed 329
344% 571 MB/s
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 804 596 858 903 958 699 MB/s
Read 664
Write 772
Mixed 567
SusWrite 803
159% 702 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 37.5
4K Mixed 22.5
68% 24.3 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 255
192% 260 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,133,448 SSDs tested.

Typical THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 7,962 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

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7 months ago.

Superbly fast, extremely reliable.


Good

2 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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