Average Bench: 96.3% (257th of 1058)

Based on 25 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device
Poor: 88%Average: 96.3% Great: 103%

Excellent average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 1.5TB averaged just 3.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Microsoft Storage Space Device 1.5TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 230MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 44MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 1.5TB is just 14.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 1.5TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 282MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 305MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 25 samples)
Min Avg Max
417 Read 480 500
217 Write 406 478
206 Mixed 305 382
192 SusWrite 282 472
82.5% 368 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23 4K Read 33.2 37.6
54.7 4K Write 85.6 96
34.4 4K Mixed 44 48.8
152% 54.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
218 DQ Read 312 447
164 DQ Write 260 355
174 DQ Mixed 230 356
188% 268 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
614GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 260 198 210 214 218 MB/s
Read 414
Write 316
Mixed 252
SusWrite 226
68% 302 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 48.6
160% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 224
199% 302 MB/s
756GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 190 207 207 221 218 MB/s
Read 487
Write 318
Mixed 227
SusWrite 221
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 77
4K Mixed 44
137% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 225
182% 259 MB/s
640GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 165 193 216 242 240 MB/s
Read 434
Write 217
Mixed 211
SusWrite 224
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 90.8
4K Mixed 41.5
148% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 217
173% 243 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,071,280 SSDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 1.5TB Builds (Compare 20,814 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI X570-A PRO (MS-7C37) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $948

Popular Storage Space Device 1.5TB compatible motherboards:

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