Average Bench: 66.8% (698th of 1058)

Based on 579 user benchmarks.  Model: ADATA SSD S511 120GB

Above average average bench

The Adata S511 120GB averaged 33.1% 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. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 134MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.2MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata S511 120GB is 28.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Adata S511 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 118MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 140MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 579 samples)
Min Avg Max
304 Read 377 433
107 Write 140 155
152 Mixed 189 205
82.9 SusWrite 118 136
45.4% 206 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.7 4K Read 28.2 34.9
26.5 4K Write 73.2 111
22.2 4K Mixed 32.6 41.7
123% 44.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
85.7 DQ Read 167 191
55 DQ Write 134 153
47.4 DQ Mixed 134 162
105% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
83GB free
Firmware: 5.8.2a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 135 135 133 134 136 MB/s
Read 401
Write 155
Mixed 196
SusWrite 135
49% 222 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 90.3
4K Mixed 39.4
145% 53.6 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 156
120% 163 MB/s
112GB free
Firmware: 319ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 95 78 78 78 83 MB/s
Read 444
Write 98.2
Mixed 144
SusWrite 84.2
42% 193 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 17.6
4K Mixed 23.7
87% 24.2 MB/s
DQ Read 95.6
DQ Write 40.1
DQ Mixed 51.6
42% 62.4 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,247,471 SSDs tested.

Typical S511 120GB Builds (Compare 81,701 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $853

Popular S511 120GB compatible motherboards:

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