Average Bench: 83.9% (409th of 1058)

Based on 1,257 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VECTOR, OCZ-VECT OR, OCZ-VECT OCZ-VECTOR

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vector 128GB averaged just 16.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ Vector 128GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 230MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 86.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vector 128GB is 42.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ Vector 128GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 269MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 280MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,257 samples)
Min Avg Max
322 Read 428 497
250 Write 355 395
217 Mixed 280 319
114 SusWrite 269 381
74.6% 333 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.9 4K Read 23.3 28.3
44.4 4K Write 86.4 128
22.2 4K Mixed 32.2 39.7
122% 47.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.2 DQ Read 291 348
101 DQ Write 285 371
38.4 DQ Mixed 230 282
189% 269 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
110GB free
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 381 381 377 371 370 MB/s
Read 488
Write 384
Mixed 296
SusWrite 376
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 37.9
147% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 274
226% 323 MB/s
119GB free
Firmware: 3.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 373 358 372 364 378 MB/s
Read 406
Write 380
Mixed 282
SusWrite 370
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 38.6
131% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 368
DQ Mixed 274
229% 329 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 311 192 165 146 131 121 MB/s
Read 437
Write 389
Mixed 295
SusWrite 178
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 35.2
130% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 261
214% 306 MB/s
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Typical Vector 128GB Builds (Compare 100 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI Z68MA-ED55 (MS-7676)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,065

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