Average Bench: 193% (94th of 1058)

Based on 779 user benchmarks.  Model: Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk
Poor: 61%Average: 193% Great: 320%

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Outstanding average bench

The Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB averaged 93.0% 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 2,778MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 302MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB is 259%. 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 45.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 319MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 779 samples)
Min Avg Max
719 Read 2,778 4,739
458 Write 1,816 2,973
539 Mixed 1,851 2,906
55.2 SusWrite 319 738
375% 1,691 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.2 4K Read 48.7 84.9
14.9 4K Write 45.7 77.6
14 4K Mixed 45.5 79.8
156% 46.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
81.2 DQ Read 342 627
69.2 DQ Write 286 543
72.3 DQ Mixed 302 557
230% 310 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
175GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 775 765 818 829 640 MB/s
Read 3,520
Write 2,293
Mixed 2,347
SusWrite 825
499% 2,246 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 39.1
4K Mixed 39.4
132% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 455
DQ Write 630
DQ Mixed 593
434% 559 MB/s
208GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 806 361 455 776 104 MB/s
Read 3,065
Write 2,145
Mixed 2,100
SusWrite 582
439% 1,973 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 34.8
4K Mixed 35.1
117% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 452
DQ Write 486
DQ Mixed 357
300% 432 MB/s
200GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 286 66 82 208 59 46 MB/s
Read 3,486
Write 2,293
Mixed 2,218
SusWrite 124
449% 2,030 MB/s
4K Read 50.9
4K Write 44.5
4K Mixed 39.4
151% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 345
264% 357 MB/s
202GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 195 44 39 224 35 MB/s
Read 2,993
Write 1,634
Mixed 1,833
SusWrite 129
364% 1,647 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 50.6
4K Mixed 47.7
168% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 319
246% 336 MB/s
217GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 178 210 371 253 267 MB/s
Read 2,489
Write 1,531
Mixed 1,469
SusWrite 250
317% 1,435 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 31.3
4K Mixed 32.5
110% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 262
190% 246 MB/s
221GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 109 130 286 144 224 MB/s
Read 1,857
Write 907
Mixed 1,228
SusWrite 196
231% 1,047 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 33.4
4K Mixed 32.4
102% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 198
149% 199 MB/s
212GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 45 22 20 25 22 MB/s
Read 665
Write 818
Mixed 732
SusWrite 49.4
127% 566 MB/s
4K Read 13.3
4K Write 8.4
4K Mixed 3
28% 8.23 MB/s
DQ Read 16.7
DQ Write 13.4
DQ Mixed 17.6
12% 15.9 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 41,717,257 SSDs tested.

Typical Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB Builds (Compare 33,155 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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