Average Bench: 72.2% (563rd of 1016)

Based on 1,278 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Good average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 237GB averaged 27.7% 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 106MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.2MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 237GB is 59.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 237GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 183MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 299MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,278 samples)
Min Avg Max
308 Read 433 509
126 Write 331 459
119 Mixed 299 425
81.8 SusWrite 183 415
69.6% 311 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.9 4K Read 27.2 38.7
19.3 4K Write 71.7 115
4.01 4K Mixed 27 47.6
114% 41.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
49.9 DQ Read 205 326
23.7 DQ Write 217 346
13.9 DQ Mixed 106 237
109% 176 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
180GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 403 460 470 472 459 MB/s
Read 501
Write 482
Mixed 360
SusWrite 426
100% 442 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 41.8
158% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 184
184% 295 MB/s
52GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 475 474 476 474 476 MB/s
Read 412
Write 172
Mixed 352
SusWrite 474
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 40.6
146% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 200
175% 256 MB/s
175GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 402 412 398 412 412 MB/s
Read 453
Write 410
Mixed 394
SusWrite 411
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 30
136% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 51
113% 231 MB/s
125GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 439 436 256 158 153 MB/s
Read 407
Write 340
Mixed 363
SusWrite 314
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 41.2
148% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 157
125% 174 MB/s
169GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 138 105 88 89 90 MB/s
Read 488
Write 448
Mixed 107
SusWrite 142
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 72.1
4K Mixed 27.2
112% 41.7 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 126
116% 184 MB/s
131GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 58 27 82 63 116 MB/s
Read 459
Write 334
Mixed 157
SusWrite 96.7
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 29.5
4K Mixed 18.9
71% 23 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 87.3
DQ Mixed 14.3
35% 73.9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,547,042 SSDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 237GB Builds (Compare 30,525 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $793

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