Average Bench: 72.1% (566th of 1016)

Based on 790 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA THNSNH256GMCT

Good average bench

The Toshiba HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB averaged 27.8% 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 172MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 27.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB is 47.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 239MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 323MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 790 samples)
Min Avg Max
308 Read 438 504
92.8 Write 323 463
183 Mixed 358 492
83.2 SusWrite 239 408
76.1% 340 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.5 4K Read 17.5 24.2
23.2 4K Write 53.8 82.8
13.3 4K Mixed 27.3 39.5
90% 32.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.2 DQ Read 238 360
58.9 DQ Write 196 318
13.3 DQ Mixed 172 338
141% 202 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTLAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 424 435 434 438 439 438 MB/s
Read 462
Write 414
Mixed 405
SusWrite 435
97% 429 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 46.6
4K Mixed 30.6
95% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 323
247% 333 MB/s
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTLAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 434 428 427 439 434 MB/s
Read 463
Write 417
Mixed 408
SusWrite 432
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 44.5
4K Mixed 30.2
94% 32 MB/s
DQ Read 345
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 338
252% 334 MB/s
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTTAN101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 290 345 307 263 357 MB/s
Read 376
Write 345
Mixed 347
SusWrite 323
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 9.8
4K Write 33.9
4K Mixed 18.7
57% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 325
237% 312 MB/s
8GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTTAN101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 51 47 44 44 44 MB/s
Read 366
Write 115
Mixed 211
SusWrite 48.2
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 47.4
4K Mixed 38.4
109% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 103
84% 121 MB/s
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTCAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 130 204 129 100 96 MB/s
Read 247
Write 322
Mixed 216
SusWrite 137
52% 230 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 43.1
4K Mixed 14.5
66% 24.5 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 39.8
DQ Mixed 125
94% 131 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,396,225 SSDs tested.

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Typical HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB Builds (Compare 534 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

System: Toshiba QOSMIO X70-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $376

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