Average Bench: 63% (752nd of 1058)

Based on 771 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA THNSNF256GMCS

Above average average bench

The Toshiba THNSNF256GMCS 256GB averaged 36.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 242MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 305MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba THNSNF256GMCS 256GB is 36.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba THNSNF256GMCS 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 26.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 252MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 771 samples)
Min Avg Max
302 Read 382 443
94.7 Write 301 413
180 Mixed 324 401
107 SusWrite 252 393
70.7% 315 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9 4K Read 15.5 22.9
14.2 4K Write 26.8 42.6
11.7 4K Mixed 21.8 33.3
65.8% 21.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
115 DQ Read 305 369
73.9 DQ Write 218 312
66.4 DQ Mixed 242 336
186% 255 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FSTAN103
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 411 411 403 414 374 MB/s
Read 440
Write 404
Mixed 398
SusWrite 400
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 43.8
4K Mixed 32.3
106% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 339
253% 335 MB/s
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FSTAN103
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 380 377 366 347 357 MB/s
Read 418
Write 392
Mixed 388
SusWrite 366
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 42.3
4K Mixed 32
94% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 345
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 315
238% 321 MB/s
86GB free
Firmware: FSLAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 302 302 296 114 172 MB/s
Read 441
Write 413
Mixed 396
SusWrite 236
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 38.6
4K Mixed 30.5
94% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 316
239% 322 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FSLAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 391 370 360 367 339 MB/s
Read 387
Write 372
Mixed 366
SusWrite 365
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 24.9
4K Mixed 20.5
62% 20.1 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 312
240% 327 MB/s
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FSTAN103
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 202 377 187 283 209 MB/s
Read 439
Write 403
Mixed 347
SusWrite 248
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 16.7
4K Write 26.6
4K Mixed 21.3
67% 21.5 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 332
248% 329 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FSTAN103
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 315 274 189 156 184 MB/s
Read 340
Write 287
Mixed 266
SusWrite 242
64% 284 MB/s
4K Read 7
4K Write 24.6
4K Mixed 14.5
42% 15.4 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 223
196% 294 MB/s
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FSLAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 216 208 207 162 173 MB/s
Read 377
Write 348
Mixed 153
SusWrite 196
60% 268 MB/s
4K Read 11.4
4K Write 18.2
4K Mixed 16
47% 15.2 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 287
223% 308 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,047,117 SSDs tested.

Typical THNSNF256GMCS 256GB Builds (Compare 251 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

System: Toshiba PORTEGE Z930

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