Average Bench: 194% (59th of 1000)

Based on 2,502 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-00000

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB averaged 93.7% 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 870MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 893MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB is 106%. 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 390MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 118MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,502 samples)
Min Avg Max
751 Read 1,503 2,196
673 Write 1,217 1,530
611 Mixed 908 1,195
278 SusWrite 390 452
224% 1,004 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.3 4K Read 51.7 62.1
70.7 4K Write 118 150
32.3 4K Mixed 67 81.7
226% 78.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
494 DQ Read 885 980
415 DQ Write 893 1,244
413 DQ Mixed 870 1,031
659% 883 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1095 323 305 304 305 306 MB/s
Read 2,208
Write 1,438
Mixed 1,202
SusWrite 440
293% 1,322 MB/s
4K Read 59.2
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 78.4
267% 94.3 MB/s
DQ Read 972
DQ Write 905
DQ Mixed 984
726% 953 MB/s
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 996 352 304 306 303 301 MB/s
Read 2,198
Write 1,405
Mixed 1,176
SusWrite 427
288% 1,301 MB/s
4K Read 64.5
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 76.8
254% 83.6 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 1,113
DQ Mixed 1,016
773% 1,035 MB/s
214GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1012 303 304 303 302 304 MB/s
Read 2,186
Write 1,433
Mixed 1,066
SusWrite 421
283% 1,277 MB/s
4K Read 59
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 67.7
239% 81.9 MB/s
DQ Read 973
DQ Write 1,042
DQ Mixed 981
745% 999 MB/s
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 949 278 282 286 279 285 MB/s
Read 1,817
Write 1285
Mixed 1,034
SusWrite 393
251% 1,132 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 58.5
217% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 878
DQ Write 1,036
DQ Mixed 966
725% 960 MB/s
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 878 304 304 307 305 306 MB/s
Read 1,881
Write 1,299
Mixed 1,021
SusWrite 401
255% 1,150 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 48.7
184% 66 MB/s
DQ Read 962
DQ Write 844
DQ Mixed 905
678% 904 MB/s
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7101Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1032 359 302 298 297 300 MB/s
Read 1,182
Write 1,073
Mixed 943
SusWrite 431
203% 907 MB/s
4K Read 56.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 71.5
238% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 979
DQ Write 931
DQ Mixed 985
731% 965 MB/s
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 330 329 328 329 328 MB/s
Read 1,068
Write 1,284
Mixed 777
SusWrite 353
195% 871 MB/s
4K Read 61.2
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 72.8
248% 83.6 MB/s
DQ Read 582
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 397
310% 432 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,383,530 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 1,568 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

System: Timi TM1701

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