Average Bench: 63.2% (709th of 1026)

Based on 883 user benchmarks.  Model: Micron MTFDDAK256TBN

Above average average bench

The Micron MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB averaged 36.7% 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 246MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 244MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB is 43.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Micron MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 233MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 15.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 883 samples)
Min Avg Max
309 Read 386 449
233 Write 348 436
223 Mixed 317 377
149 SusWrite 233 309
72.1% 321 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.8 4K Read 15.7 27
9.5 4K Write 45.9 106
8.3 4K Mixed 21.7 38.8
75.9% 27.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
137 DQ Read 215 236
129 DQ Write 244 316
109 DQ Mixed 246 306
180% 235 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0LN001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 302 120 131 140 142 152 MB/s
Read 391
Write 151
Mixed 239
SusWrite 164
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 34
118% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 275
202% 262 MB/s
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0LN001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 163 148 142 141 140 MB/s
Read 371
Write 368
Mixed 296
SusWrite 172
68% 302 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 59.8
4K Mixed 29.5
96% 35.6 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 298
208% 258 MB/s
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0LN001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 372 322 156 156 154 MB/s
Read 412
Write 324
Mixed 310
SusWrite 249
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 19.7
4K Mixed 10.7
46% 14.9 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 304
219% 279 MB/s
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0LN001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 143 143 141 146 140 MB/s
Read 425
Write 266
Mixed 295
SusWrite 147
63% 283 MB/s
4K Read 15.8
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 21.5
77% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 126
97% 134 MB/s
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0LN001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 286 325 333 177 147 143 MB/s
Read 358
Write 316
Mixed 287
SusWrite 235
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 9.2
4K Write 20.6
4K Mixed 10.7
39% 13.5 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 305
215% 270 MB/s
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0LN001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 244 169 146 143 140 MB/s
Read 282
Write 292
Mixed 257
SusWrite 171
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 9.4
4K Write 14
4K Mixed 10.9
36% 11.4 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 220
147% 177 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,627,597 SSDs tested.

Typical MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB Builds (Compare 3,034 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Lenovo 81D2

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