Average Bench: 200% (65th of 1011)

Based on 4,460 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-00000

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB averaged 99.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 869MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 918MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB is 122%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 386MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 121MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,460 samples)
Min Avg Max
764 Read 1,624 2,219
749 Write 1,239 1,542
643 Mixed 953 1,241
282 SusWrite 386 453
234% 1,050 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.5 4K Read 52.5 64.6
54.7 4K Write 121 176
27.3 4K Mixed 68 86.3
231% 80.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
272 DQ Read 872 980
279 DQ Write 918 1,286
253 DQ Mixed 869 1,035
661% 886 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7101Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1194 304 304 305 304 307 MB/s
Read 2,226
Write 1,456
Mixed 1,206
SusWrite 453
296% 1,335 MB/s
4K Read 64.3
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 89.2
307% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 976
DQ Write 1,242
DQ Mixed 1,024
796% 1,081 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7101Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 222 194 219 217 212 MB/s
Read 2146
Write 1,304
Mixed 1,171
SusWrite 250
269% 1,218 MB/s
4K Read 62
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 81.7
283% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 958
DQ Write 1,114
DQ Mixed 525
537% 866 MB/s
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 295 302 299 272 272 MB/s
Read 1,703
Write 1,350
Mixed 1,019
SusWrite 311
244% 1,096 MB/s
4K Read 56.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 71.6
241% 82.8 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 1,066
DQ Mixed 1002
759% 1015 MB/s
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7101Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 76 76 76 70 72 MB/s
Read 1,079
Write 223
Mixed 377
SusWrite 97.3
96% 444 MB/s
4K Read 57.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 3.4
93% 21 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,503,719 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 1,853 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

System: Timi TM1701

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