Average Bench: 65.1% (724th of 1058)

Based on 1,321 user benchmarks.  Model: Lexar SSD

Above average average bench

The Lexar SSD 128GB averaged 34.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 63MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Lexar SSD 128GB is 64.5%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Lexar SSD 128GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 156MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 159MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,321 samples)
Min Avg Max
328 Read 468 991
82.5 Write 264 519
113 Mixed 262 532
56.1 SusWrite 156 368
63.8% 287 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.3 4K Read 26.3 40.2
27.8 4K Write 63 96.1
9.7 4K Mixed 20.2 34.9
99.2% 36.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
91 DQ Read 159 324
38.2 DQ Write 175 344
20.2 DQ Mixed 44.1 128
67.2% 126 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
110GB free
Firmware: H190117D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 327 437 447 438 227 120 MB/s
Read 478
Write 454
Mixed 432
SusWrite 333
96% 424 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 48.4
181% 64.1 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 242
190% 260 MB/s
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V2.7.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 137 141 142 142 133 MB/s
Read 590
Write 400
Mixed 436
SusWrite 150
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 74.1
4K Mixed 26.2
121% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 63.6
124% 248 MB/s
119GB free
Firmware: V4.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 142 143 143 143 143 MB/s
Read 483
Write 436
Mixed 361
SusWrite 162
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 26.6
142% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 34.6
74% 150 MB/s
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.36
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 54 120 114 122 72 MB/s
Read 373
Write 110
Mixed 146
SusWrite 98.1
40% 182 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 67.1
4K Mixed 15.5
88% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 84
DQ Mixed 22.1
36% 70 MB/s
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.36
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 63 78 53 52 60 MB/s
Read 362
Write 112
Mixed 137
SusWrite 63.1
37% 169 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 49.5
4K Mixed 9.4
64% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 77.7
DQ Write 24.4
DQ Mixed 13.2
20% 38.4 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,508,537 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD 128GB Builds (Compare 5,422 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Cyberpowerpc C SERIES

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $395

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