Average Bench: 181% (89th of 1016)

Based on 6,383 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB averaged 81.1% 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 801MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 771MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB is 130%. 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 376MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 108MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,383 samples)
Min Avg Max
644 Read 1,389 2,175
559 Write 1,185 1,520
450 Mixed 858 1,178
242 SusWrite 376 453
212% 952 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.4 4K Read 50.5 61.4
54.7 4K Write 108 150
31.6 4K Mixed 64.2 81.5
216% 74.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
377 DQ Read 828 979
189 DQ Write 771 1,153
348 DQ Mixed 801 1,028
600% 800 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1097 320 303 302 304 302 MB/s
Read 1,764
Write 1,122
Mixed 848
SusWrite 438
231% 1,043 MB/s
4K Read 59.9
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 79.3
271% 96 MB/s
DQ Read 877
DQ Write 545
DQ Mixed 511
435% 644 MB/s
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1139 294 302 302 303 302 MB/s
Read 1,378
Write 1,232
Mixed 845
SusWrite 440
217% 974 MB/s
4K Read 59.7
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 82.7
277% 98.2 MB/s
DQ Read 596
DQ Write 676
DQ Mixed 770
543% 681 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1036 326 299 305 302 300 MB/s
Read 1,421
Write 1,168
Mixed 844
SusWrite 428
215% 965 MB/s
4K Read 55
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 81.4
268% 95.9 MB/s
DQ Read 650
DQ Write 674
DQ Mixed 715
523% 679 MB/s
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 981 395 296 299 302 303 MB/s
Read 990
Write 971
Mixed 791
SusWrite 430
178% 795 MB/s
4K Read 56.8
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 78.2
260% 91.4 MB/s
DQ Read 982
DQ Write 489
DQ Mixed 669
514% 713 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD70H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 155 153 150 149 146 MB/s
Read 725
Write 556
Mixed 725
SusWrite 184
122% 547 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 63.1
210% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 959
DQ Write 874
DQ Mixed 955
706% 929 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,625,834 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1 256GB Builds (Compare 7,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

System: HP OMEN by HP Laptop 15-dc0xxx

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