Average Bench: 48.8% (818th of 1003)

Based on 93 user benchmarks.  Model: Q-90

Below average average bench

The Q-90 90GB averaged 51.1% 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 Random Read Speed 22.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 54.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Q-90 90GB is 29.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Q-90 90GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 47.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 93.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 93 samples)
Min Avg Max
272 Read 364 411
103 Write 225 313
59.5 Mixed 227 357
27.9 SusWrite 47.9 70.8
47.8% 216 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.35 4K Read 22.4 30.5
7.41 4K Write 54.5 93.1
0.6 4K Mixed 11.6 19.7
77.6% 29.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.1 DQ Read 93.5 117
12.5 DQ Write 136 293
2.61 DQ Mixed 47.5 115
54.8% 92.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 47 36 36 35 36 MB/s
Read 355
Write 272
Mixed 243
SusWrite 44.9
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 62.8
4K Mixed 17.8
92% 34.8 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 103
97% 146 MB/s
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5 82 45 3.4 39 47 MB/s
Read 392
Write 220
Mixed 256
SusWrite 36.9
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 12.3
87% 33.4 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 43.1
DQ Mixed 56
47% 71.2 MB/s
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 33 36 32 2.6 88 MB/s
Read 319
Write 281
Mixed 219
SusWrite 40
48% 215 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 22.8
4K Mixed 10.3
63% 19.4 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 32.2
DQ Mixed 57.4
45% 63.9 MB/s
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 53 19 7 31 45 MB/s
Read 336
Write 215
Mixed 222
SusWrite 32.5
45% 202 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 14.3
4K Mixed 0.3
42% 12.2 MB/s
DQ Read 99.2
DQ Write 3.1
DQ Mixed 4.7
15% 35.7 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,076,837 SSDs tested.

Typical Q-90 90GB Builds (Compare 818 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-US2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $83

Popular Q-90 90GB compatible motherboards:

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