Average Bench: 186% (100th of 1058)

Based on 1,178 user benchmarks.  Model: Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk
Poor: 65%Average: 186% Great: 314%

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Outstanding average bench

The Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB averaged 85.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 2,754MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,821MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB is 250%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 41.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 308MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,178 samples)
Min Avg Max
765 Read 2,754 4,669
545 Write 1,781 2,889
570 Mixed 1,821 2,863
63 SusWrite 308 747
369% 1,666 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.3 4K Read 44.5 81.1
13.3 4K Write 41.2 72.9
13.9 4K Mixed 41.5 73.2
142% 42.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
83 DQ Read 315 593
67.5 DQ Write 258 521
67.9 DQ Mixed 275 549
209% 283 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
237GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 164 117 143 115 99 MB/s
Read 4,534
Write 2,734
Mixed 2,642
SusWrite 139
555% 2,512 MB/s
4K Read 74
4K Write 54.8
4K Mixed 65
224% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 580
DQ Write 478
DQ Mixed 481
373% 513 MB/s
235GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 520 750 717 406 511 787 MB/s
Read 3,277
Write 2,131
Mixed 2,212
SusWrite 615
457% 2,058 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 30.5
4K Mixed 31.6
112% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 506
336% 400 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 414 251 222 372 213 271 MB/s
Read 3,048
Write 2,058
Mixed 2,058
SusWrite 290
413% 1,864 MB/s
4K Read 49.7
4K Write 52
4K Mixed 49.1
166% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 504
DQ Write 494
DQ Mixed 473
362% 490 MB/s
195GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 257 250 248 287 207 286 MB/s
Read 2,724
Write 1,133
Mixed 1,732
SusWrite 256
322% 1,461 MB/s
4K Read 50.6
4K Write 49.1
4K Mixed 59.1
178% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 444
DQ Write 392
DQ Mixed 386
298% 408 MB/s
216GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 710 716 749 725 610 MB/s
Read 2601
Write 1,904
Mixed 1854
SusWrite 661
391% 1,755 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 29.1
4K Mixed 37.8
119% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 285
216% 294 MB/s
229GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 170 114 111 98 157 MB/s
Read 1,714
Write 1,431
Mixed 1,573
SusWrite 133
271% 1,213 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 34.7
4K Mixed 29.8
108% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 97.3
DQ Mixed 91.2
71% 97.7 MB/s
236GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 59 45 138 96 MB/s
Read 919
Write 574
Mixed 622
SusWrite 100
123% 554 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 13.3
4K Mixed 13.8
48% 14.2 MB/s
DQ Read 88
DQ Write 60.7
DQ Mixed 65.3
51% 71.3 MB/s
236GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 131 58 102 129 60 MB/s
Read 797
Write 416
Mixed 498
SusWrite 99.4
100% 452 MB/s
4K Read 13.9
4K Write 9.9
4K Mixed 9.8
39% 11.2 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 75.9
DQ Mixed 85.9
65% 88.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 51,171,492 SSDs tested.

Typical Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB Builds (Compare 45,915 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $297

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