Average Bench: 92.7% (244th of 1011)

Based on 88 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HAJQ-000

Excellent average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HAJQ-000 256GB averaged just 7.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZNLN256HAJQ-000 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 284MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 42.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HAJQ-000 256GB is 46.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZNLN256HAJQ-000 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 280MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 360MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 88 samples)
Min Avg Max
343 Read 435 498
283 Write 393 479
244 Mixed 360 489
150 SusWrite 280 323
82.4% 367 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.1 4K Read 31.2 41
35 4K Write 75.4 105
23.8 4K Mixed 42.1 56.5
141% 49.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
75.4 DQ Read 323 383
145 DQ Write 291 346
71.4 DQ Mixed 284 361
219% 300 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MVT22K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 293 303 293 279 264 MB/s
Read 495
Write 439
Mixed 383
SusWrite 299
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 89.9
4K Mixed 52.7
176% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 350
263% 351 MB/s
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MVT22K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 140 139 133 135 126 MB/s
Read 471
Write 415
Mixed 386
SusWrite 163
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 92.6
4K Mixed 51.8
174% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 351
264% 352 MB/s
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MVT22K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 322 311 311 312 311 MB/s
Read 426
Write 378
Mixed 342
SusWrite 319
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 73.2
4K Mixed 44.7
138% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 324
243% 325 MB/s
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MVT22K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 297 275 232 253 249 MB/s
Read 369
Write 348
Mixed 324
SusWrite 271
74% 328 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 57.3
4K Mixed 24.7
101% 35.8 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 265
200% 270 MB/s
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MVT22K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 236 228 224 221 216 MB/s
Read 425
Write 394
Mixed 366
SusWrite 237
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 72.9
4K Mixed 33.8
124% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 29.4
DQ Write 65.7
DQ Mixed 36.9
31% 44 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,368,266 SSDs tested.

Typical MZNLN256HAJQ-000 256GB Builds (Compare 118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

System: Samsung 940X5N

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