Average Bench: 63.6% (725th of 1040)

Based on 191 user benchmarks.  Model: AMD-RAID Array 2

Above average average bench

The Amd-raid Array 2 239GB averaged 36.4% 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. Sequential Read Speed 538MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 206MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Amd-raid Array 2 239GB is 80.4%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Amd-raid Array 2 239GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 92.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 160MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 191 samples)
Min Avg Max
252 Read 538 1,048
89.2 Write 374 835
111 Mixed 329 663
57.7 SusWrite 160 334
77.9% 350 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.62 4K Read 16.4 26.2
15 4K Write 48.8 98.1
7.63 4K Mixed 17.8 32.2
73.4% 27.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.4 DQ Read 92.8 209
37.5 DQ Write 206 429
9.04 DQ Mixed 64 164
73.2% 121 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 9.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 659 233 215 221 204 200 MB/s
Read 806
Write 835
Mixed 563
SusWrite 289
140% 623 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 38.9
152% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 366
DQ Mixed 220
182% 254 MB/s
114GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 134 110 126 143 148 MB/s
Read 681
Write 183
Mixed 164
SusWrite 131
63% 290 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 24.7
4K Mixed 13.1
48% 16.6 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 94.1
DQ Mixed 79.9
65% 92.6 MB/s
222GB free
Firmware: 9.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 201 201 204 193 106 MB/s
Read 426
Write 283
Mixed 305
SusWrite 186
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 45.2
4K Mixed 10.3
50% 21.4 MB/s
DQ Read 99.8
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 115
105% 155 MB/s
133GB free
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 238 238 229 235 232 MB/s
Read 340
Write 286
Mixed 250
SusWrite 237
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 12.6
4K Write 16.3
4K Mixed 13.5
45% 14.1 MB/s
DQ Read 98.9
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 87.6
85% 130 MB/s
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 9.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 130 135 135 129 140 MB/s
Read 347
Write 200
Mixed 227
SusWrite 133
50% 227 MB/s
4K Read 7.6
4K Write 29.5
4K Mixed 16.5
48% 17.9 MB/s
DQ Read 45.6
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 63.6
58% 86.2 MB/s
124GB free
Firmware: 9.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 260 142 104 100 100 MB/s
Read 222
Write 298
Mixed 257
SusWrite 162
53% 235 MB/s
4K Read 5.5
4K Write 33.9
4K Mixed 10.2
39% 16.5 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 232
DQ Mixed 111
100% 148 MB/s
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Typical Array 2 239GB Builds (Compare 7,324 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X570 GAMING X

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $854

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