Average Bench: 199% (86th of 1058)

Based on 3,525 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-00000

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-00000 256GB averaged 99.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-00000 256GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 755MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 1,556MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-00000 256GB is 121%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-00000 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 437MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 111MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 3,525 samples)
Min Avg Max
815 Read 1,709 2,401
641 Write 1,556 2,210
600 Mixed 1,099 1,560
294 SusWrite 437 552
268% 1,200 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.6 4K Read 56.4 64.9
53.1 4K Write 111 155
32.1 4K Mixed 66.7 87.1
230% 78.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
418 DQ Read 832 1,009
240 DQ Write 660 1,139
278 DQ Mixed 755 1,158
562% 749 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXH7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 450 394 391 389 387 MB/s
Read 1,765
Write 1,528
Mixed 1,120
SusWrite 411
269% 1,206 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 89.9
4K Mixed 46
158% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 921
DQ Write 769
DQ Mixed 838
629% 843 MB/s
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXH7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1063 404 381 387 388 390 MB/s
Read 814
Write 884
Mixed 740
SusWrite 502
165% 735 MB/s
4K Read 60.7
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 76.7
263% 91.7 MB/s
DQ Read 873
DQ Write 616
DQ Mixed 828
596% 772 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,076,397 SSDs tested.

Typical MZVLB256HBHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 3,082 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 60%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Huawei BOHK-WAX9X


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