Average Bench: 224% (44th of 1000)

Based on 4,616 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKNW010T8, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKNW01

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB averaged 123.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 267MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 807MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB is 106%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 137MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 611MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,616 samples)
Min Avg Max
954 Read 1,360 1,472
662 Write 1,368 1,568
768 Mixed 1,002 1,090
227 SusWrite 1,045 1,513
268% 1,194 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37 4K Read 52.2 61.5
81.7 4K Write 137 199
46.7 4K Mixed 68.8 84.5
240% 86 MB/s
Min Avg Max
521 DQ Read 611 638
455 DQ Write 807 916
258 DQ Mixed 267 273
325% 562 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
587GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1207 1201 1203 1202 1198 1203 MB/s
Read 1,264
Write 1,107
Mixed 914
SusWrite 1,202
252% 1,122 MB/s
4K Read 55.3
4K Write 206
4K Mixed 88.9
307% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 636
DQ Write 889
DQ Mixed 270
342% 598 MB/s
439GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1462 1477 1474 1224 104 141 MB/s
Read 1,386
Write 1,446
Mixed 1,011
SusWrite 980
271% 1,206 MB/s
4K Read 57.9
4K Write 207
4K Mixed 87.9
310% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 636
DQ Write 904
DQ Mixed 270
344% 603 MB/s
905GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1162 1194 1177 1204 1216 914 MB/s
Read 1,368
Write 1,224
Mixed 912
SusWrite 1,144
261% 1162 MB/s
4K Read 51.1
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 69.2
239% 85.9 MB/s
DQ Read 625
DQ Write 901
DQ Mixed 410
409% 645 MB/s
789GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1389 1392 1396 1399 1399 1401 MB/s
Read 1,460
Write 1,529
Mixed 1,076
SusWrite 1396
308% 1,366 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 62
206% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 608
DQ Write 450
DQ Mixed 270
272% 443 MB/s
764GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1340 1404 1397 949 100 310 MB/s
Read 1,446
Write 1,559
Mixed 1,084
SusWrite 917
281% 1,252 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 75.4
264% 94.1 MB/s
DQ Read 623
DQ Write 922
DQ Mixed 270
345% 605 MB/s
580GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1403 1439 1429 1396 105 249 MB/s
Read 1,422
Write 1,467
Mixed 1,041
SusWrite 1,004
277% 1,233 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 67.4
230% 81.4 MB/s
DQ Read 629
DQ Write 908
DQ Mixed 272
345% 603 MB/s
698GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 632 598 566 567 562 560 MB/s
Read 710
Write 640
Mixed 586
SusWrite 581
142% 629 MB/s
4K Read 54.6
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 72.1
252% 90.5 MB/s
DQ Read 627
DQ Write 526
DQ Mixed 272
287% 475 MB/s
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Typical 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 10,653 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 106%
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Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 220% - Outstanding Total price: $623

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8 days ago.

So much faster than my Samsung EVO's on SATA. I guess the PCIe bus is the difference.


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1 month ago.

FASTER THAN ON BENCHMARKS


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