Average Bench: 84.5% (401st of 1053)

Based on 1,682 user benchmarks.  Model: GIGABYTE GP-GSTFS30256GTTD

Very good average bench

The Gigabyte UD PRO 256GB averaged just 15.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Gigabyte UD PRO 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 164MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 35.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Gigabyte UD PRO 256GB is 43.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Gigabyte UD PRO 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 228MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 353MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,682 samples)
Min Avg Max
243 Read 453 515
166 Write 384 479
210 Mixed 353 404
120 SusWrite 228 310
79.4% 354 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.8 4K Read 29.1 36.7
30.8 4K Write 74.4 107
16.9 4K Mixed 35.4 44.8
129% 46.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
157 DQ Read 315 368
71.9 DQ Write 259 366
42 DQ Mixed 164 211
156% 246 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
123GB free
Firmware: SAFM13.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 302 297 301 298 298 298 MB/s
Read 489
Write 471
Mixed 366
SusWrite 299
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 34.2
127% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 317
DQ Write 366
DQ Mixed 181
181% 288 MB/s
237GB free
Firmware: SAFM13.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 274 275 272 273 274 MB/s
Read 464
Write 477
Mixed 396
SusWrite 274
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 72.7
4K Mixed 30.1
126% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 366
DQ Mixed 204
198% 312 MB/s
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM13.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 239 255 280 281 280 215 MB/s
Read 456
Write 403
Mixed 368
SusWrite 258
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 39.8
149% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 63.8
DQ Mixed 200
145% 195 MB/s
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM13.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 289 307 309 307 304 MB/s
Read 329
Write 276
Mixed 399
SusWrite 280
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 13.9
106% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 193
183% 286 MB/s
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM13.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 170 176 249 250 251 MB/s
Read 354
Write 246
Mixed 263
SusWrite 217
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 37
128% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 138
DQ Mixed 131
105% 149 MB/s
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Typical UD PRO 256GB Builds (Compare 6,046 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte B360M DS3H - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $497

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