Average Bench: 164% (124th of 1058)

Based on 4,693 user benchmarks.  Model: INTEL SSDPEKKF256G8L

Outstanding average bench

The Intel SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB averaged 64.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 356MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,552MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB is 135%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 271MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 95.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,693 samples)
Min Avg Max
717 Read 1,552 2,209
379 Write 767 1,106
170 Mixed 673 1,095
187 SusWrite 271 311
180% 816 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.7 4K Read 48.9 65.9
29.4 4K Write 95.7 162
23.5 4K Mixed 59.9 88
201% 68.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
176 DQ Read 633 830
64.8 DQ Write 409 855
84.9 DQ Mixed 356 644
310% 466 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 263 263 263 268 268 MB/s
Read 2,192
Write 771
Mixed 1,038
SusWrite 294
235% 1,074 MB/s
4K Read 61
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 81.8
275% 96.7 MB/s
DQ Read 797
DQ Write 685
DQ Mixed 630
502% 704 MB/s
204GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 265 284 271 270 270 MB/s
Read 1,730
Write 908
Mixed 412
SusWrite 293
183% 836 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 79.2
220% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 795
DQ Write 630
DQ Mixed 162
271% 529 MB/s
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L08P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 276 279 280 280 278 MB/s
Read 1,566
Write 551
Mixed 708
SusWrite 294
171% 780 MB/s
4K Read 57
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 53.3
203% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 501
DQ Mixed 575
397% 486 MB/s
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 215 269 269 245 212 MB/s
Read 1,609
Write 586
Mixed 259
SusWrite 258
147% 678 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 40.7
168% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 503
DQ Mixed 114
175% 325 MB/s
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 282 206 191 201 156 178 MB/s
Read 1,178
Write 584
Mixed 418
SusWrite 202
131% 596 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 74.6
228% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 720
DQ Write 76.4
DQ Mixed 405
294% 400 MB/s
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 188 242 214 179 178 MB/s
Read 1,493
Write 517
Mixed 241
SusWrite 230
135% 620 MB/s
4K Read 52.1
4K Write 36.1
4K Mixed 36.7
145% 41.6 MB/s
DQ Read 757
DQ Write 497
DQ Mixed 116
224% 457 MB/s
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 272 276 277 278 278 MB/s
Read 1,044
Write 833
Mixed 823
SusWrite 273
166% 743 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 86.6
4K Mixed 57.7
186% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 665
DQ Write 183
DQ Mixed 322
264% 390 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,307,867 SSDs tested.

Typical SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB Builds (Compare 601 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 20QVCTO1WW

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