Average Bench: 177% (87th of 1011)

Based on 3,279 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB averaged 77.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 780MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 760MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB is 123%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 383MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 102MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,279 samples)
Min Avg Max
621 Read 1,368 2,148
555 Write 1,174 1,549
507 Mixed 852 1,135
278 SusWrite 383 451
211% 944 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28 4K Read 48.7 60.4
46.7 4K Write 102 143
31.5 4K Mixed 61.7 78.9
207% 70.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
363 DQ Read 808 979
191 DQ Write 760 1,156
285 DQ Mixed 780 1,021
586% 783 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 891 324 323 321 322 323 MB/s
Read 672
Write 621
Mixed 575
SusWrite 417
128% 571 MB/s
4K Read 58.9
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 79.2
265% 92.6 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 832
DQ Mixed 893
672% 901 MB/s
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 825 520 312 314 314 312 MB/s
Read 795
Write 855
Mixed 720
SusWrite 433
158% 701 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 63.2
207% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 961
DQ Write 911
DQ Mixed 955
712% 943 MB/s
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 353 324 322 326 322 MB/s
Read 971
Write 983
Mixed 770
SusWrite 347
172% 768 MB/s
4K Read 51.4
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 60.9
219% 77 MB/s
DQ Read 901
DQ Write 740
DQ Mixed 835
621% 826 MB/s
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 326 328 325 323 321 MB/s
Read 931
Write 943
Mixed 780
SusWrite 339
168% 748 MB/s
4K Read 51.1
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 55
210% 74.6 MB/s
DQ Read 768
DQ Write 601
DQ Mixed 716
527% 695 MB/s
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 956 460 311 299 314 317 MB/s
Read 678
Write 765
Mixed 622
SusWrite 443
141% 627 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 31.2
4K Mixed 19.1
65% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 163
120% 159 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,616,357 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB Builds (Compare 5,845 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

System: HP OMEN by HP Laptop 15-dc0xxx

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