Average Bench: 159% (121st of 1040)

Based on 1,203 user benchmarks.  Model: Micron 2200S NVMe 256GB

Outstanding average bench

The Micron 2200S NVMe 256GB averaged 59.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Micron 2200S NVMe 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 687MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 655MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron 2200S NVMe 256GB is 87.5%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Micron 2200S NVMe 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 68.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 528MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,203 samples)
Min Avg Max
548 Read 1,198 1,570
516 Write 882 1,044
505 Mixed 820 968
311 SusWrite 528 745
191% 857 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.3 4K Read 39.8 46.3
44.3 4K Write 68.8 88.9
33.4 4K Mixed 47.8 56.9
158% 52.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
305 DQ Read 710 797
200 DQ Write 655 846
231 DQ Mixed 687 804
514% 684 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001040 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 721 630 268 219 213 217 MB/s
Read 1,604
Write 839
Mixed 974
SusWrite 378
210% 949 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 57.9
194% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 742
DQ Write 842
DQ Mixed 786
594% 790 MB/s
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001040 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1021 1009 774 209 207 216 MB/s
Read 1,360
Write 994
Mixed 936
SusWrite 573
216% 966 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 52.9
174% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 793
DQ Write 842
DQ Mixed 791
602% 808 MB/s
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001030 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 325 957 877 274 214 217 MB/s
Read 1,255
Write 915
Mixed 845
SusWrite 477
195% 873 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 53.2
175% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 792
DQ Write 807
DQ Mixed 804
603% 801 MB/s
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001050 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 560 350 246 202 210 214 MB/s
Read 1,332
Write 865
Mixed 881
SusWrite 297
188% 844 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 55
4K Mixed 42.4
134% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 756
DQ Write 791
DQ Mixed 774
582% 773 MB/s
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001050 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 79 104 108 104 239 MB/s
Read 596
Write 221
Mixed 46.8
SusWrite 120
53% 246 MB/s
4K Read 11.3
4K Write 31.1
4K Mixed 17
55% 19.8 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 16.4
DQ Mixed 127
97% 139 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,129,171 SSDs tested.

Typical 2200S NVMe 256GB Builds (Compare 4,182 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $420

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