Average Bench: 193% (78th of 1021)

Based on 4,588 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB averaged 93.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 792MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 806MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB is 118%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 354MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 111MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,588 samples)
Min Avg Max
694 Read 1,654 2,202
505 Write 1,202 1,581
560 Mixed 929 1,233
210 SusWrite 354 453
230% 1,035 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.2 4K Read 53.1 62.5
54.4 4K Write 111 154
32.4 4K Mixed 65 81.7
223% 76.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
351 DQ Read 834 981
193 DQ Write 806 1,314
233 DQ Mixed 792 1,043
602% 810 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 524 329 327 333 331 332 MB/s
Read 1874
Write 1,499
Mixed 1,007
SusWrite 363
263% 1,186 MB/s
4K Read 55.5
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 73.9
250% 87.7 MB/s
DQ Read 939
DQ Write 846
DQ Mixed 965
704% 917 MB/s
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 299 295 294 292 291 MB/s
Read 2,216
Write 1,268
Mixed 1,066
SusWrite 303
268% 1,213 MB/s
4K Read 61.9
4K Write 52.9
4K Mixed 54.8
192% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 974
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 294
282% 470 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 322 308 303 313 312 MB/s
Read 1,419
Write 1,167
Mixed 1,017
SusWrite 328
219% 983 MB/s
4K Read 52.5
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 67.2
217% 72.4 MB/s
DQ Read 879
DQ Write 674
DQ Mixed 771
578% 775 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 991 300 303 300 301 301 MB/s
Read 847
Write 1,507
Mixed 827
SusWrite 416
203% 899 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 76.6
237% 84 MB/s
DQ Read 970
DQ Write 925
DQ Mixed 963
719% 953 MB/s
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 280 275 268 267 266 MB/s
Read 809
Write 1,168
Mixed 469
SusWrite 295
154% 685 MB/s
4K Read 52.1
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 66.6
225% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 753
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 693
477% 600 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,405,480 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB Builds (Compare 731 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

System: Lenovo 20KHCTO1WW

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