Average Bench: 118% (155th of 1021)

Based on 6,217 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLV256

Outstanding average bench

The Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLV256 256GB averaged 18.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLV256 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 310MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 764MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLV256 256GB is 63.2%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLV256 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 190MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 236MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,217 samples)
Min Avg Max
632 Read 1,042 1,201
94.1 Write 236 305
149 Mixed 264 330
71.7 SusWrite 190 294
94% 433 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.8 4K Read 34.7 40.7
39.1 4K Write 105 156
16.2 4K Mixed 29 38.5
145% 56.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
219 DQ Read 764 976
96.1 DQ Write 230 306
95.1 DQ Mixed 310 419
277% 435 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5L0QBXV7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 49 282 290 287 287 MB/s
Read 1,172
Write 303
Mixed 303
SusWrite 246
110% 506 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 33
174% 68.9 MB/s
DQ Read 984
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 408
362% 565 MB/s
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV7000Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 296 287 279 279 260 242 MB/s
Read 1,009
Write 305
Mixed 313
SusWrite 274
104% 475 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 38.1
183% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 997
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 415
368% 574 MB/s
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV72H0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 225 213 189 182 159 MB/s
Read 1,030
Write 258
Mixed 275
SusWrite 202
96% 441 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 35.6
164% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 939
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 355
326% 519 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5L0QBXV7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 186 180 167 163 157 MB/s
Read 1,184
Write 288
Mixed 291
SusWrite 180
105% 486 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 28.4
161% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 765
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 392
322% 475 MB/s
167GB free
Firmware: 5L0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 295 295 294 294 293 MB/s
Read 1,102
Write 303
Mixed 375
SusWrite 295
114% 519 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 31.5
126% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 418
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 388
282% 368 MB/s
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5L0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 132 121 126 129 118 MB/s
Read 1065
Write 192
Mixed 252
SusWrite 127
88% 409 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 16.9
112% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 547
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 213
198% 317 MB/s
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5L0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 272 227 176 142 118 82 MB/s
Read 720
Write 302
Mixed 250
SusWrite 170
79% 360 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 19.3
87% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 479
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 228
212% 333 MB/s
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 41 38 37 37 41 MB/s
Read 543
Write 78.8
Mixed 132
SusWrite 40.5
43% 198 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 50.5
4K Mixed 25.6
112% 36.8 MB/s
DQ Read 924
DQ Write 61.3
DQ Mixed 149
195% 378 MB/s
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5L0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 154 148 139 139 152 MB/s
Read 499
Write 220
Mixed 182
SusWrite 149
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 13.7
4K Mixed 11.5
38% 12 MB/s
DQ Read 85.9
DQ Write 54.1
DQ Mixed 63.9
49% 68 MB/s
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Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

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