Average Bench: 148% (133rd of 1040)

Based on 13,535 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 48.4% 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 508MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 705MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 123%. 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 567MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 633MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,535 samples)
Min Avg Max
456 Read 950 1,429
227 Write 677 1,062
353 Mixed 633 867
174 SusWrite 567 1,007
158% 707 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.9 4K Read 33.8 43.2
37.1 4K Write 94 142
21 4K Mixed 46 61.5
160% 57.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
306 DQ Read 705 849
115 DQ Write 482 759
194 DQ Mixed 508 652
402% 565 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
71GB free
Firmware: 57DA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 995 1118 937 661 525 433 MB/s
Read 1,426
Write 923
Mixed 878
SusWrite 778
224% 1,002 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 63
237% 90.9 MB/s
DQ Read 797
DQ Write 791
DQ Mixed 588
499% 726 MB/s
185GB free
Firmware: 57DA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 946 976 979 929 984 999 MB/s
Read 1,172
Write 1,019
Mixed 787
SusWrite 969
222% 987 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 73.3
4K Mixed 45.2
152% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 495
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 428
318% 424 MB/s
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 647 898 735 546 512 339 MB/s
Read 920
Write 921
Mixed 414
SusWrite 613
161% 717 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 51.3
173% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 826
DQ Write 608
DQ Mixed 612
486% 682 MB/s
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57XA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 380 454 571 308 470 MB/s
Read 868
Write 213
Mixed 662
SusWrite 440
121% 546 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 52.5
4K Mixed 19.8
83% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 553
DQ Write 390
DQ Mixed 488
360% 477 MB/s
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57HA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 495 478 414 449 394 434 MB/s
Read 769
Write 826
Mixed 636
SusWrite 444
150% 669 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 41.8
4K Mixed 25.4
78% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 535
DQ Write 441
DQ Mixed 409
328% 462 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57MS4109 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 419 405 533 491 408 MB/s
Read 490
Write 440
Mixed 344
SusWrite 439
96% 428 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 29.7
4K Mixed 20.6
68% 22.5 MB/s
DQ Read 639
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 350
269% 381 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,355,149 SSDs tested.

Typical THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 3,236 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

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22 months ago.

Superbly fast, extremely reliable.


Good

3 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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