Average Bench: 226% (41st of 1003)

Based on 8,536 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKNW010T8, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKNW01

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB averaged 125.6% 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 265MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 810MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB is 104%. 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 143MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 611MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,536 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,123 Read 1,387 1,479
948 Write 1,404 1,603
847 Mixed 1,015 1099
212 SusWrite 1,010 1,544
271% 1,204 MB/s
Min Avg Max
39.3 4K Read 53.8 61.6
88.5 4K Write 143 193
45.6 4K Mixed 71.2 85.3
249% 89.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
552 DQ Read 611 638
501 DQ Write 810 917
257 DQ Mixed 265 273
324% 562 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
907GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1511 1560 1571 1583 1415 189 MB/s
Read 1,466
Write 1,571
Mixed 1,086
SusWrite 1,305
306% 1,357 MB/s
4K Read 55.2
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 73.4
250% 88.5 MB/s
DQ Read 631
DQ Write 905
DQ Mixed 269
343% 602 MB/s
919GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1441 1515 1552 1566 1569 1560 MB/s
Read 1218
Write 1,292
Mixed 988
SusWrite 1,534
284% 1,258 MB/s
4K Read 55.4
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 62.7
228% 79.6 MB/s
DQ Read 623
DQ Write 869
DQ Mixed 269
337% 587 MB/s
882GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1440 1466 1466 1495 423 318 MB/s
Read 1,459
Write 1519
Mixed 1,071
SusWrite 1,101
290% 1,287 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 71.8
247% 88.5 MB/s
DQ Read 624
DQ Write 916
DQ Mixed 271
345% 604 MB/s
953GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1180 1360 1350 1351 1355 1354 MB/s
Read 1,446
Write 1,466
Mixed 1044
SusWrite 1,325
297% 1,320 MB/s
4K Read 51.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 64.3
220% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 634
DQ Write 687
DQ Mixed 264
308% 528 MB/s
662GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1207 1347 1370 1423 1317 941 MB/s
Read 1,353
Write 1,390
Mixed 1017
SusWrite 1,268
283% 1,257 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 56.8
194% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 623
DQ Write 714
DQ Mixed 270
314% 536 MB/s
549GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1017 1234 366 243 102 241 MB/s
Read 1,430
Write 1,355
Mixed 1,026
SusWrite 534
243% 1,086 MB/s
4K Read 57.6
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 77.7
268% 96.2 MB/s
DQ Read 638
DQ Write 800
DQ Mixed 272
329% 570 MB/s
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Typical 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 15,496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 73%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 88%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 234% - Outstanding Total price: $584

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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.


Excellent

1 month ago.

An absolute monster for the price and performance considered!


Good

10 days ago.

Decent pricing for a speedy 1TB SSD, Only drive needed for a gaming pc.


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