Average Bench: 186% (72nd of 1003)

Based on 1,591 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB averaged 85.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 823MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 788MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB is 104%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 393MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 106MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,591 samples)
Min Avg Max
698 Read 1,492 2,194
761 Write 1,242 1,534
567 Mixed 894 1,154
283 SusWrite 393 450
224% 1,005 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.7 4K Read 49.2 61.2
65 4K Write 106 146
31.7 4K Mixed 62.9 79.5
211% 72.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
473 DQ Read 861 980
308 DQ Write 788 1,106
379 DQ Mixed 823 1,026
618% 824 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 296 296 296 296 284 MB/s
Read 1,445
Write 1,003
Mixed 725
SusWrite 321
194% 874 MB/s
4K Read 60.5
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 77.1
260% 89.6 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 1063
DQ Mixed 1,000
758% 1,013 MB/s
216GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1215 309 313 314 314 313 MB/s
Read 1,168
Write 1336
Mixed 1,047
SusWrite 463
226% 1,004 MB/s
4K Read 53.7
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 72.6
238% 82.1 MB/s
DQ Read 975
DQ Write 1,166
DQ Mixed 1,022
784% 1,054 MB/s
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 382 325 320 299 281 MB/s
Read 1,738
Write 1,336
Mixed 994
SusWrite 338
245% 1,101 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 59.3
192% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 970
DQ Write 869
DQ Mixed 923
691% 921 MB/s
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 331 330 326 329 302 MB/s
Read 968
Write 1,091
Mixed 713
SusWrite 352
175% 781 MB/s
4K Read 60.2
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 76.7
258% 89 MB/s
DQ Read 980
DQ Write 1,065
DQ Mixed 998
758% 1,014 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1143 304 304 304 305 303 MB/s
Read 825
Write 1,052
Mixed 700
SusWrite 444
170% 755 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 73.4
250% 88.1 MB/s
DQ Read 959
DQ Write 860
DQ Mixed 841
650% 887 MB/s
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 425 336 325 323 316 309 MB/s
Read 650
Write 1,042
Mixed 619
SusWrite 339
150% 663 MB/s
4K Read 55.8
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 67.6
227% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 972
DQ Write 818
DQ Mixed 999
720% 930 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,243,429 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB Builds (Compare 4,177 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

System: Lenovo 81FV

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