Average Bench: 156% (103rd of 1011)

Based on 204 user benchmarks.  Model: addlink M.2 PCIE G3x4 NVMe

Outstanding average bench

The Addlink M.2 PCIE G3x4 NVMe 256GB averaged 56.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Addlink M.2 PCIE G3x4 NVMe 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 607MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 767MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Addlink M.2 PCIE G3x4 NVMe 256GB is 87.9%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Addlink M.2 PCIE G3x4 NVMe 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 381MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 38.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 204 samples)
Min Avg Max
571 Read 1,104 1,459
507 Write 902 1,080
348 Mixed 845 1,104
254 SusWrite 381 479
181% 808 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.8 4K Read 38.3 50.2
62.4 4K Write 114 164
30.7 4K Mixed 51.9 65.2
185% 68.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
419 DQ Read 675 715
301 DQ Write 767 1,007
229 DQ Mixed 607 733
489% 683 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 877 304 303 300 302 302 MB/s
Read 1,574
Write 996
Mixed 1,099
SusWrite 398
226% 1,017 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 67.4
239% 90.4 MB/s
DQ Read 710
DQ Write 998
DQ Mixed 715
579% 808 MB/s
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 890 303 302 302 302 302 MB/s
Read 1,446
Write 989
Mixed 1,063
SusWrite 400
217% 975 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 62.6
222% 83.8 MB/s
DQ Read 710
DQ Write 988
DQ Mixed 717
579% 805 MB/s
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 865 306 306 304 306 305 MB/s
Read 1,464
Write 1009
Mixed 1,078
SusWrite 399
220% 987 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 56.2
207% 74.1 MB/s
DQ Read 716
DQ Write 814
DQ Mixed 718
554% 749 MB/s
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 853 614 304 265 260 271 MB/s
Read 1,199
Write 883
Mixed 1,004
SusWrite 428
196% 878 MB/s
4K Read 51.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 46.2
203% 74.4 MB/s
DQ Read 707
DQ Write 865
DQ Mixed 716
559% 763 MB/s
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 287 343 263 275 254 MB/s
Read 1,218
Write 989
Mixed 1,083
SusWrite 282
200% 893 MB/s
4K Read 47.2
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 58.3
211% 76.2 MB/s
DQ Read 712
DQ Write 795
DQ Mixed 598
493% 702 MB/s
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 960 530 303 303 304 303 MB/s
Read 1350
Write 983
Mixed 722
SusWrite 450
195% 876 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 41.7
172% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 717
DQ Write 466
DQ Mixed 501
398% 561 MB/s
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 960 303 305 306 306 305 MB/s
Read 1,114
Write 1,004
Mixed 906
SusWrite 414
192% 859 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 32.3
159% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 713
DQ Write 658
DQ Mixed 716
529% 696 MB/s
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Typical M.2 PCIE G3x4 NVMe 256GB Builds (Compare 18,571 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $71

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $433

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