Average Bench: 203% (71st of 1037)

Based on 488 user benchmarks.  Model: Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk
Poor: 74%Average: 203% Great: 325%

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Outstanding average bench

The Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB averaged 103.1% 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 2,915MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 320MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB is 252%. 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 48.4MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 334MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 488 samples)
Min Avg Max
871 Read 2,915 4,792
542 Write 1,898 3,017
554 Mixed 1,918 2,966
56 SusWrite 334 713
392% 1,766 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.4 4K Read 51.3 85.9
16.4 4K Write 48.4 79.6
15 4K Mixed 48.5 81
165% 49.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
83.1 DQ Read 365 629
71.2 DQ Write 303 560
75 DQ Mixed 320 562
243% 329 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
235GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 540 567 747 580 601 520 MB/s
Read 4,544
Write 3,409
Mixed 2,930
SusWrite 592
637% 2,869 MB/s
4K Read 80.8
4K Write 73.3
4K Mixed 75.7
258% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 474
DQ Write 382
DQ Mixed 426
320% 427 MB/s
232GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 223 411 262 259 419 MB/s
Read 3,284
Write 2,619
Mixed 2,590
SusWrite 325
491% 2,204 MB/s
4K Read 51.2
4K Write 51.6
4K Mixed 52.1
172% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 421
DQ Write 497
DQ Mixed 456
344% 458 MB/s
230GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 726 807 710 818 818 MB/s
Read 2,689
Write 1,480
Mixed 1,727
SusWrite 810
372% 1,676 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 27
4K Mixed 30
100% 29.5 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 336
247% 326 MB/s
237GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 625 518 570 535 803 MB/s
Read 2,528
Write 1,025
Mixed 1,602
SusWrite 576
317% 1,433 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 30.2
4K Mixed 29.9
102% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 260
184% 232 MB/s
222GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 112 79 200 150 108 MB/s
Read 1,194
Write 1,019
Mixed 983
SusWrite 135
186% 833 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 16.4
4K Mixed 14.3
47% 14.7 MB/s
DQ Read 78.1
DQ Write 67
DQ Mixed 59
48% 68 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,584,284 SSDs tested.

Typical Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB Builds (Compare 19,035 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $184

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