Average Bench: 86.4% (373rd of 1058)

Based on 156 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Very good average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 215GB averaged just 13.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Microsoft Storage Space Device 215GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 192MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 31.4MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 215GB is 79.9%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 215GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 254MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 336MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 156 samples)
Min Avg Max
347 Read 452 516
175 Write 366 490
171 Mixed 336 459
57.3 SusWrite 254 445
78.8% 352 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.3 4K Read 31.4 49.1
27.6 4K Write 76.6 122
12.8 4K Mixed 36.3 64.9
135% 48.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
107 DQ Read 256 386
52.5 DQ Write 257 360
20.2 DQ Mixed 192 369
162% 235 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
121GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 482 479 383 286 287 284 MB/s
Read 491
Write 455
Mixed 412
SusWrite 367
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 99.5
4K Mixed 58.2
195% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 354
267% 357 MB/s
113GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 459 401 289 289 289 MB/s
Read 480
Write 459
Mixed 440
SusWrite 364
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 56.8
186% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 370
279% 373 MB/s
122GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 413 399 285 286 284 MB/s
Read 436
Write 401
Mixed 394
SusWrite 346
89% 394 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 58.7
190% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 352
264% 352 MB/s
200GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 436 374 334 418 372 MB/s
Read 436
Write 355
Mixed 347
SusWrite 401
87% 385 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 47.1
160% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 220
196% 295 MB/s
193GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 405 403 392 404 407 MB/s
Read 488
Write 258
Mixed 292
SusWrite 391
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 40.3
146% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 201
189% 296 MB/s
95GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 383 392 368 411 413 MB/s
Read 460
Write 413
Mixed 293
SusWrite 391
87% 389 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 47.8
4K Mixed 27.4
96% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 66.4
120% 237 MB/s
77GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 242 243 245 244 243 MB/s
Read 486
Write 457
Mixed 395
SusWrite 250
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 54.8
4K Mixed 33.1
114% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 192
148% 203 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,559,814 SSDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 215GB Builds (Compare 19,625 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 88%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,184

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