Average Bench: 79.7% (476th of 1058)

Based on 116 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Good average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 515GB averaged 20.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Microsoft Storage Space Device 515GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 124MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.4MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 515GB is 57.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 515GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 285MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 296MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 116 samples)
Min Avg Max
269 Read 428 509
28.6 Write 317 468
47.8 Mixed 296 408
82.1 SusWrite 285 450
74.3% 332 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.6 4K Read 28.4 40.3
19.5 4K Write 67.1 108
7.97 4K Mixed 28.6 45.8
115% 41.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.2 DQ Read 204 373
25 DQ Write 253 353
12.8 DQ Mixed 124 236
123% 194 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
267GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 393 439 433 436 425 MB/s
Read 378
Write 407
Mixed 338
SusWrite 371
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 90.4
4K Mixed 36.8
140% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 168
158% 242 MB/s
265GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 395 208 215 212 233 MB/s
Read 202
Write 105
Mixed 322
SusWrite 282
52% 228 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 44.5
160% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 227
194% 284 MB/s
478GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 372 267 216 227 227 MB/s
Read 447
Write 379
Mixed 307
SusWrite 287
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 68.6
4K Mixed 33.7
127% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 224
191% 279 MB/s
131GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 339 393 108 111 114 MB/s
Read 479
Write 423
Mixed 398
SusWrite 249
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 81.6
4K Mixed 20.3
112% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 1
70% 165 MB/s
247GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 301 142 160 155 242 219 MB/s
Read 288
Write 130
Mixed 271
SusWrite 203
50% 223 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 61.1
4K Mixed 29.7
111% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 190
172% 262 MB/s
179GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 333 119 85 83 81 MB/s
Read 290
Write 103
Mixed 125
SusWrite 170
38% 172 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 29.6
109% 38.3 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 181
133% 170 MB/s
57GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 235 223 32 31 33 MB/s
Read 288
Write 106
Mixed 256
SusWrite 131
44% 195 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 63.7
4K Mixed 23.7
94% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 130
127% 199 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,946,519 SSDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 515GB Builds (Compare 2,823 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,063

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