Average Bench: 66.4% (704th of 1058)

Based on 177 user benchmarks.  Model: SDVPSA181024

Above average average bench

The SDVPSA181024 240GB averaged 33.5% 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 26.1MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 74MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SDVPSA181024 240GB is 66.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the SDVPSA181024 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 218MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 277MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 177 samples)
Min Avg Max
311 Read 427 500
122 Write 343 452
20.7 Mixed 277 436
51.7 SusWrite 218 418
70.7% 316 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.6 4K Read 26.1 38.4
9.92 4K Write 56.6 114
0.69 4K Mixed 19.8 48
95% 34.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
44.7 DQ Read 178 302
13.6 DQ Write 186 323
0.8 DQ Mixed 74 322
85.4% 146 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: H190117H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 417 419 418 301 238 MB/s
Read 429
Write 416
Mixed 400
SusWrite 369
91% 403 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 33.5
124% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 330
239% 308 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1029A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 340 361 367 387 388 MB/s
Read 428
Write 375
Mixed 312
SusWrite 364
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 21.1
122% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 32.9
66% 131 MB/s
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0103C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 422 440 440 437 437 MB/s
Read 433
Write 373
Mixed 358
SusWrite 423
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 64.5
4K Mixed 21.5
104% 37.9 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 35.4
73% 146 MB/s
61GB free
Firmware: S0222A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 138 111 66 107 56 MB/s
Read 500
Write 414
Mixed 422
SusWrite 138
82% 369 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 27.9
135% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 206
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 44.8
96% 192 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: H190117H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 368 307 357 349 250 MB/s
Read 403
Write 387
Mixed 371
SusWrite 335
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 38.1
4K Mixed 21.5
82% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 257
194% 260 MB/s
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0222A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 262 330 343 360 328 172 MB/s
Read 454
Write 374
Mixed 348
SusWrite 299
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 37.8
4K Mixed 20.7
76% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 42.9
70% 134 MB/s
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 116 145 106 50 37 MB/s
Read 354
Write 311
Mixed 180
SusWrite 108
53% 238 MB/s
4K Read 18.6
4K Write 44.9
4K Mixed 21
79% 28.2 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 31.8
55% 109 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0222A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 11 57 15 40 132 MB/s
Read 479
Write 430
Mixed 29
SusWrite 110
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 15.1
4K Mixed 1.2
42% 12.5 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 44.5
69% 133 MB/s
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0807A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 63 25 47 24 28 MB/s
Read 358
Write 134
Mixed 25.7
SusWrite 36.5
30% 139 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 12.3
4K Mixed 18.3
58% 16.5 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 94.4
DQ Mixed 1.2
39% 96.5 MB/s
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Typical SDVPSA181024 240GB Builds (Compare 5,016 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2 - $51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $164

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