Average Bench: 196% (82nd of 1040)

Based on 8,873 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-00000

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB averaged 95.7% 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 848MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 852MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB is 113%. 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 361MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 115MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,873 samples)
Min Avg Max
789 Read 1,641 2,214
730 Write 1,267 1,586
611 Mixed 954 1,239
231 SusWrite 361 453
235% 1,056 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.2 4K Read 51.3 62.6
60 4K Write 115 158
31.5 4K Mixed 66.4 83.8
224% 77.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
531 DQ Read 876 980
327 DQ Write 852 1,287
381 DQ Mixed 848 1,039
641% 859 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1119 308 306 310 309 309 MB/s
Read 1,535
Write 1,002
Mixed 675
SusWrite 443
202% 914 MB/s
4K Read 58.8
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 79.1
269% 95.2 MB/s
DQ Read 969
DQ Write 1,092
DQ Mixed 1,036
778% 1,032 MB/s
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1066 389 308 308 309 306 MB/s
Read 1,176
Write 1023
Mixed 922
SusWrite 447
200% 892 MB/s
4K Read 55.5
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 77.6
255% 89.1 MB/s
DQ Read 974
DQ Write 1,277
DQ Mixed 990
785% 1,080 MB/s
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7101Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 312 312 313 313 312 MB/s
Read 1,288
Write 1,534
Mixed 1,048
SusWrite 336
236% 1,052 MB/s
4K Read 55.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 65.9
223% 74.9 MB/s
DQ Read 978
DQ Write 894
DQ Mixed 936
702% 936 MB/s
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1093 302 302 306 310 306 MB/s
Read 1,534
Write 1,366
Mixed 1,011
SusWrite 436
243% 1,087 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 47.4
171% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 641
DQ Write 466
DQ Mixed 605
438% 571 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 32,794,355 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 1,339 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Huawei BOHK-WAX9X

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