Average Bench: 109% (166th of 1003)

Based on 357 user benchmarks.  Model: BA HFS256GD9TNG-62A0A
Poor: 68%Average: 109% Great: 142%

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Outstanding average bench

The BA HFS256GD9TNG-62A0A 256GB averaged 9.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the BA HFS256GD9TNG-62A0A 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 332MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 506MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the BA HFS256GD9TNG-62A0A 256GB is 74.2%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the BA HFS256GD9TNG-62A0A 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 274MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 485MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 357 samples)
Min Avg Max
408 Read 711 986
123 Write 485 765
189 Mixed 616 921
128 SusWrite 274 326
117% 522 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.1 4K Read 34.7 45.1
39 4K Write 84.8 116
17.7 4K Mixed 42.9 60.5
153% 54.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
283 DQ Read 506 603
98.4 DQ Write 260 394
145 DQ Mixed 332 592
260% 366 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 318 319 319 319 320 MB/s
Read 960
Write 782
Mixed 898
SusWrite 324
166% 741 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 90.2
4K Mixed 52.9
177% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 601
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 637
429% 524 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 308 271 260 246 249 MB/s
Read 933
Write 627
Mixed 905
SusWrite 278
153% 686 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 87.1
4K Mixed 52.6
175% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 532
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 449
318% 410 MB/s
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 266 252 253 254 258 MB/s
Read 825
Write 437
Mixed 710
SusWrite 256
124% 557 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 96.8
4K Mixed 54
184% 64.2 MB/s
DQ Read 590
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 329
280% 416 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 318 319 320 319 319 MB/s
Read 860
Write 758
Mixed 899
SusWrite 320
159% 709 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 88.2
4K Mixed 46.5
165% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 568
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 287
256% 392 MB/s
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 214 228 218 204 202 MB/s
Read 774
Write 228
Mixed 260
SusWrite 216
81% 370 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 29.7
147% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 463
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 246
209% 312 MB/s
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 317 316 316 318 316 MB/s
Read 470
Write 452
Mixed 520
SusWrite 321
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 65.5
4K Mixed 30.2
125% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 307
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 338
223% 268 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,782,351 SSDs tested.

Typical HFS256GD9TNG-62A0A 256GB Builds (Compare 6,068 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

System: Microsoft Surface Book 2

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