Average Bench: 78.2% (471st of 1026)

Based on 161 user benchmarks.  Model: Intenso SSD SATA III

Good average bench

The Intenso SATA III 960GB averaged 21.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intenso SATA III 960GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 70.8MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intenso SATA III 960GB is 74.5%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intenso SATA III 960GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 42.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 170MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 161 samples)
Min Avg Max
328 Read 458 515
68.5 Write 374 456
10.3 Mixed 306 430
120 SusWrite 336 441
82.6% 368 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.5 4K Read 25.5 37.1
4.56 4K Write 70.8 118
0.3 4K Mixed 22.5 50.3
105% 39.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
39.6 DQ Read 170 380
16.4 DQ Write 236 342
0.32 DQ Mixed 42.9 131
77.2% 150 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
759GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0513B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 415 413 415 421 420 MB/s
Read 481
Write 392
Mixed 377
SusWrite 416
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 85.1
4K Mixed 24.2
113% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 44
94% 186 MB/s
761GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0817B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 420 429 430 431 430 MB/s
Read 488
Write 422
Mixed 388
SusWrite 427
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 68.3
4K Mixed 19.7
99% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 34.2
104% 223 MB/s
763GB free
Firmware: S051
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 359 359 374 374 375 MB/s
Read 451
Write 371
Mixed 338
SusWrite 364
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 29.1
126% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 44.3
78% 152 MB/s
894GB free
Firmware: S051
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 381 383 389 391 394 MB/s
Read 477
Write 382
Mixed 344
SusWrite 384
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 85.8
4K Mixed 27.6
119% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 41.9
72% 139 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,453,392 SSDs tested.

Typical SATA III 960GB Builds (Compare 1,172 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IV GENE-Z/GEN3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $641

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