Average Bench: 79.2% (444th of 1016)

Based on 716 user benchmarks.  Models: MKNSSDEC512GB, MKNSSDEC 512GB

Good average bench

The Mushkin ECO2 SMI 512GB averaged 20.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Mushkin ECO2 SMI 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 137MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 76MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Mushkin ECO2 SMI 512GB is 41.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Mushkin ECO2 SMI 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 240MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 258MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 716 samples)
Min Avg Max
367 Read 471 514
218 Write 266 303
10.7 Mixed 258 366
143 SusWrite 240 302
68.7% 309 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 24 29.2
6.26 4K Write 76 113
11.9 4K Mixed 31.1 41.5
116% 43.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.7 DQ Read 233 281
71.6 DQ Write 219 282
14.7 DQ Mixed 137 184
127% 196 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O1026A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 381 442 379 395 319 MB/s
Read 510
Write 427
Mixed 333
SusWrite 367
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 85.1
4K Mixed 44.6
153% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 204
167% 238 MB/s
135GB free
Firmware: N1007C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 264 265 264 264 264 MB/s
Read 507
Write 261
Mixed 272
SusWrite 262
72% 326 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 41
154% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 249
DQ Mixed 158
144% 218 MB/s
150GB free
Firmware: N1007C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 296 291 295 294 296 MB/s
Read 463
Write 294
Mixed 269
SusWrite 294
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 17.2
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 31.5
116% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 180
160% 240 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1007C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 278 225 288 236 229 225 MB/s
Read 368
Write 282
Mixed 256
SusWrite 247
65% 288 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 81.5
4K Mixed 37.5
131% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 7.9
57% 132 MB/s
150GB free
Firmware: N1007C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 295 295 295 296 296 MB/s
Read 413
Write 289
Mixed 256
SusWrite 295
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 13.3
4K Write 90
4K Mixed 33
110% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 17.5
DQ Write 63.9
DQ Mixed 135
76% 72.3 MB/s
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Typical ECO2 SMI 512GB Builds (Compare 45 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 25%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: HP 450-a24

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 14% - Very poor Total price: $130

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