Average Bench: 173% (109th of 1040)

Based on 3,343 user benchmarks.  Model: INTEL SSDPEKKF256G8L

Outstanding average bench

The Intel SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB averaged 72.8% 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 361MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,655MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB is 134%. 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 278MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 99.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,343 samples)
Min Avg Max
793 Read 1,655 2,228
448 Write 817 1,132
196 Mixed 715 1,102
205 SusWrite 278 313
191% 866 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.8 4K Read 51.3 66.4
28.7 4K Write 99.3 170
26.2 4K Mixed 61.6 90.2
209% 70.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
272 DQ Read 657 828
65.3 DQ Write 458 944
105 DQ Mixed 361 644
323% 492 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L13P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 493 276 274 275 277 278 MB/s
Read 2,150
Write 821
Mixed 748
SusWrite 312
220% 1,008 MB/s
4K Read 63.3
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 81.7
277% 96.5 MB/s
DQ Read 824
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 318
280% 439 MB/s
209GB free
Firmware: L11P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 275 275 276 275 274 MB/s
Read 1,363
Write 934
Mixed 962
SusWrite 298
198% 889 MB/s
4K Read 63.9
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 85.8
288% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 812
DQ Write 686
DQ Mixed 628
504% 709 MB/s
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L08P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 176 275 278 277 191 MB/s
Read 1,520
Write 900
Mixed 447
SusWrite 270
172% 784 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 79.4
247% 89.9 MB/s
DQ Read 802
DQ Write 655
DQ Mixed 216
301% 558 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 264 268 267 269 270 MB/s
Read 1,732
Write 710
Mixed 620
SusWrite 291
184% 839 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 82.2
4K Mixed 35.8
159% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 484
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 636
414% 486 MB/s
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 270 278 164 274 283 MB/s
Read 1626
Write 806
Mixed 192
SusWrite 291
159% 729 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 33.7
127% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 646
400% 442 MB/s
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L14P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 42 69 40 43 213 MB/s
Read 816
Write 94
Mixed 747
SusWrite 101
97% 439 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 67.3
208% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 811
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 135
204% 401 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,001,292 SSDs tested.

Typical SSDPEKKF256G8L 256GB Builds (Compare 398 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 20QVCTO1WW

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