Average Bench: 253% (35th of 1011)

Based on 224 user benchmarks.  Model: TS512GMTE220S

Outstanding average bench

The Transcend TS512GMTE220S 512GB averaged 152.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Transcend TS512GMTE220S 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 401MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 2,206MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend TS512GMTE220S 512GB is 156%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Transcend TS512GMTE220S 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 743MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 875MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 224 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,104 Read 2,206 2,679
605 Write 1,366 1,888
106 Mixed 743 1,397
432 SusWrite 875 1,320
287% 1,297 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.5 4K Read 54.2 67.7
81.9 4K Write 148 202
42.2 4K Mixed 74.3 94.5
256% 92.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
66.6 DQ Read 648 793
141 DQ Write 779 1,292
91.6 DQ Mixed 401 494
389% 610 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
444GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42A0S63A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1845 1977 1236 692 525 516 MB/s
Read 2,727
Write 2,015
Mixed 209
SusWrite 1,132
336% 1,521 MB/s
4K Read 66.8
4K Write 203
4K Mixed 96.2
332% 122 MB/s
DQ Read 754
DQ Write 1114
DQ Mixed 491
496% 786 MB/s
440GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42A0S63A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1625 1824 875 973 525 524 MB/s
Read 2,652
Write 1,869
Mixed 122
SusWrite 1,058
314% 1,425 MB/s
4K Read 69.3
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 92
307% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 761
DQ Write 1,243
DQ Mixed 494
518% 833 MB/s
317GB free
Firmware: 42A0S63A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 949 1204 1431 1586 973 537 MB/s
Read 2,324
Write 1,112
Mixed 110
SusWrite 1,113
256% 1,165 MB/s
4K Read 61.7
4K Write 170
4K Mixed 85.4
293% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 559
DQ Write 846
DQ Mixed 404
390% 603 MB/s
423GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42A0S63A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1034 1357 1563 1283 643 528 MB/s
Read 1,927
Write 1590
Mixed 105
SusWrite 1,068
260% 1,173 MB/s
4K Read 62.3
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 79.8
269% 93.1 MB/s
DQ Read 757
DQ Write 754
DQ Mixed 490
441% 667 MB/s
253GB free
Firmware: 42A0S63A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1111 1119 1130 1106 1062 1106 MB/s
Read 1,332
Write 1117
Mixed 126
SusWrite 1,106
205% 920 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 70
228% 80.8 MB/s
DQ Read 756
DQ Write 709
DQ Mixed 492
435% 652 MB/s
418GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1226A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 607 462 438 440 441 437 MB/s
Read 2287
Write 486
Mixed 563
SusWrite 471
207% 952 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 179
4K Mixed 51.7
217% 89.3 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 825
DQ Mixed 445
379% 538 MB/s
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42A0S63A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 714 466 519 519 518 521 MB/s
Read 2,130
Write 713
Mixed 410
SusWrite 543
207% 949 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 52.9
218% 92 MB/s
DQ Read 32.8
DQ Write 551
DQ Mixed 54.9
113% 213 MB/s
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Typical TS512GMTE220S 512GB Builds (Compare 4,186 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 GAMING X - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $903

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