Average Bench: 77.8% (456th of 1011)

Based on 1,974 user benchmarks.  Models: SAMSUNG SSD SM841 2.5" 7mm 128GB, SAMSUNG SSD SM841 2.5" 7, SAMSUNG SSD SM841N 2.5 7, SAMSUNG SSD SM841 2.

Good average bench

The Samsung SM841 2.5" 7mm 128GB averaged 22.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung SM841 2.5" 7mm 128GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 111MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung SM841 2.5" 7mm 128GB is 43.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung SM841 2.5" 7mm 128GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 224MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 256MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,974 samples)
Min Avg Max
335 Read 422 484
108 Write 279 369
151 Mixed 224 280
97 SusWrite 256 356
65.8% 295 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.7 4K Read 25.7 35.2
31 4K Write 62.4 105
20.3 4K Mixed 29.5 39.7
110% 39.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
35.5 DQ Read 313 377
88.5 DQ Write 207 309
40.1 DQ Mixed 111 131
123% 210 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM01D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 236 287 287 279 260 252 MB/s
Read 471
Write 298
Mixed 248
SusWrite 267
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 39.8
153% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 130
152% 263 MB/s
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM01D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 314 338 361 361 361 358 MB/s
Read 424
Write 291
Mixed 219
SusWrite 349
72% 320 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 39
4K Mixed 23.5
80% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 125
151% 265 MB/s
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM01D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 293 341 359 334 362 354 MB/s
Read 363
Write 335
Mixed 234
SusWrite 340
72% 318 MB/s
4K Read 11.9
4K Write 28.2
4K Mixed 19.6
58% 19.9 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 121
138% 238 MB/s
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM01D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 123 117 117 118 113 MB/s
Read 362
Write 233
Mixed 167
SusWrite 125
49% 222 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 57
4K Mixed 28.8
107% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 33.5
DQ Write 93.7
DQ Mixed 37.5
36% 54.9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,872,727 SSDs tested.

Typical SM841 2.5" 7mm 128GB Builds (Compare 14,153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $136

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15 months ago.

Fast, cheap, and it has some decent storage (but a little cramped) at least it teaches you about saving space!


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