Average Bench: 183% (92nd of 1026)

Based on 3,197 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB averaged 83.4% 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 732MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,632MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB is 99.7%. 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 336MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 105MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,197 samples)
Min Avg Max
781 Read 1,632 2207
702 Write 1,276 1,596
613 Mixed 949 1,208
222 SusWrite 336 446
233% 1,048 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.1 4K Read 48.6 61
60.2 4K Write 105 145
32 4K Mixed 61.7 80.7
208% 71.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
433 DQ Read 806 978
255 DQ Write 678 1,150
314 DQ Mixed 732 1,029
551% 738 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 304 310 308 308 309 MB/s
Read 2,144
Write 1,527
Mixed 1,162
SusWrite 328
286% 1,290 MB/s
4K Read 61.1
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 80
272% 95.3 MB/s
DQ Read 888
DQ Write 749
DQ Mixed 821
614% 819 MB/s
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 355 306 308 305 311 MB/s
Read 2,079
Write 1,412
Mixed 1,122
SusWrite 324
273% 1,234 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 70.5
223% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 808
DQ Write 662
DQ Mixed 760
562% 744 MB/s
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 325 300 300 303 299 MB/s
Read 1,166
Write 1,154
Mixed 879
SusWrite 317
197% 879 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 71.5
239% 82.6 MB/s
DQ Read 896
DQ Write 686
DQ Mixed 842
616% 808 MB/s
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0L1QEXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 530 332 332 325 317 304 MB/s
Read 1,426
Write 1,501
Mixed 893
SusWrite 357
233% 1,044 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 84.3
4K Mixed 53.6
182% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 835
DQ Write 685
DQ Mixed 754
566% 758 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,419,242 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2 256GB Builds (Compare 10,232 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

System: Lenovo 81FV

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