Average Bench: 107% (220th of 1058)

Based on 2,339 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Outstanding average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB averaged 6.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 275MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 49.3MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB is 65.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 364MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 379MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,339 samples)
Min Avg Max
325 Read 467 515
266 Write 426 491
223 Mixed 379 464
182 SusWrite 364 468
92% 409 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.1 4K Read 37.1 48.7
38.8 4K Write 90.7 125
26.3 4K Mixed 49.3 66
167% 59 MB/s
Min Avg Max
94.1 DQ Read 327 388
99.3 DQ Write 295 362
50.3 DQ Mixed 275 372
216% 299 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
170GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 457 457 457 449 337 MB/s
Read 505
Write 449
Mixed 435
SusWrite 435
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 59.6
195% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 200
151% 202 MB/s
155GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 350 342 319 304 306 MB/s
Read 497
Write 473
Mixed 427
SusWrite 344
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 69.6
4K Mixed 48.8
160% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 370
278% 372 MB/s
353GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 335 304 284 285 286 MB/s
Read 469
Write 454
Mixed 406
SusWrite 307
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 42.7
150% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 348
263% 353 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,509,389 SSDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 498GB Builds (Compare 89,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,002

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