Average Bench: 193% (76th of 1016)

Based on 3,614 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB averaged 92.9% 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 800MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 817MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB is 124%. 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 372MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 112MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,614 samples)
Min Avg Max
696 Read 1,643 2,203
540 Write 1,215 1,585
570 Mixed 920 1,234
243 SusWrite 372 455
230% 1,037 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29 4K Read 50.9 62
52.6 4K Write 112 152
29.7 4K Mixed 64.8 82.5
220% 76 MB/s
Min Avg Max
226 DQ Read 820 981
205 DQ Write 817 1,293
207 DQ Mixed 800 1,038
606% 812 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: 0L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1124 302 301 302 303 302 MB/s
Read 2156
Write 1,348
Mixed 888
SusWrite 439
267% 1,208 MB/s
4K Read 52.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 69
233% 81.5 MB/s
DQ Read 878
DQ Write 960
DQ Mixed 871
669% 903 MB/s
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1012 305 307 309 307 306 MB/s
Read 1,692
Write 1,208
Mixed 910
SusWrite 424
235% 1,059 MB/s
4K Read 59.4
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 77.4
260% 90.2 MB/s
DQ Read 980
DQ Write 1,088
DQ Mixed 1,017
770% 1,028 MB/s
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1108 302 305 306 303 303 MB/s
Read 1489
Write 1,286
Mixed 1,075
SusWrite 438
239% 1,072 MB/s
4K Read 61.1
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 80.4
264% 89.9 MB/s
DQ Read 964
DQ Write 1,130
DQ Mixed 1,011
772% 1,035 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1131 307 312 310 313 312 MB/s
Read 1,820
Write 1,556
Mixed 867
SusWrite 448
261% 1,173 MB/s
4K Read 50.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 64
215% 73.6 MB/s
DQ Read 978
DQ Write 1,141
DQ Mixed 1,037
788% 1,052 MB/s
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 814 537 308 309 309 305 MB/s
Read 2,150
Write 1,502
Mixed 1191
SusWrite 430
292% 1,318 MB/s
4K Read 52
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 67.3
218% 73 MB/s
DQ Read 873
DQ Write 516
DQ Mixed 718
528% 702 MB/s
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 576 328 324 327 327 326 MB/s
Read 2,164
Write 1,400
Mixed 932
SusWrite 368
269% 1,216 MB/s
4K Read 52.4
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 65.6
220% 75 MB/s
DQ Read 725
DQ Write 703
DQ Mixed 714
536% 714 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1L2QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 868 474 310 309 309 309 MB/s
Read 740
Write 687
Mixed 588
SusWrite 430
137% 611 MB/s
4K Read 56.4
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 62.8
236% 83.9 MB/s
DQ Read 973
DQ Write 1,010
DQ Mixed 1,012
755% 998 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,627,283 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7 256GB Builds (Compare 638 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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System: Lenovo 20KHCTO1WW

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