Average Bench: 188% (97th of 1058)

Based on 969 user benchmarks.  Model: Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk
Poor: 60%Average: 188% Great: 317%

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Outstanding average bench

The Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB averaged 88.3% 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 2,760MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,823MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB is 257%. 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 43.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 307MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 969 samples)
Min Avg Max
704 Read 2,760 4,699
470 Write 1,787 2,956
527 Mixed 1,823 2,892
56.9 SusWrite 307 741
370% 1,669 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.3 4K Read 46.4 83.4
14.1 4K Write 43.2 76.4
14.2 4K Mixed 43.2 77.5
149% 44.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
82.3 DQ Read 323 615
67.9 DQ Write 271 531
71 DQ Mixed 287 554
218% 294 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
196GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 271 364 444 415 354 MB/s
Read 4,104
Write 2,489
Mixed 2,398
SusWrite 375
518% 2,341 MB/s
4K Read 57.8
4K Write 29.1
4K Mixed 19
127% 35.3 MB/s
DQ Read 485
DQ Write 419
DQ Mixed 439
332% 448 MB/s
237GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 206 356 194 198 330 MB/s
Read 3,500
Write 1,913
Mixed 2,135
SusWrite 256
431% 1,951 MB/s
4K Read 61.9
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 68.5
217% 66 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 253
194% 262 MB/s
205GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 173 307 129 198 342 MB/s
Read 3497
Write 1,669
Mixed 2302
SusWrite 246
426% 1,929 MB/s
4K Read 56.4
4K Write 44
4K Mixed 47.2
169% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 445
DQ Write 470
DQ Mixed 434
333% 450 MB/s
214GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 216 352 201 238 327 MB/s
Read 3,032
Write 2,338
Mixed 2,213
SusWrite 280
437% 1,966 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 39.1
4K Mixed 42.4
138% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 140
107% 145 MB/s
235GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 311 359 213 206 365 215 MB/s
Read 2,390
Write 1,963
Mixed 1,796
SusWrite 278
358% 1,607 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 29.5
4K Mixed 30.7
97% 29.2 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 374
DQ Mixed 362
277% 375 MB/s
226GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 156 159 269 180 154 MB/s
Read 2,053
Write 2,002
Mixed 1,789
SusWrite 208
338% 1,513 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 27.6
4K Mixed 28.3
95% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 160
150% 238 MB/s
229GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 51 59 49 62 66 MB/s
Read 1,904
Write 1,351
Mixed 1,540
SusWrite 59.5
270% 1,214 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 34
4K Mixed 34.1
116% 34.6 MB/s
DQ Read 164
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 131
102% 140 MB/s
234GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 124 57 44 146 62 MB/s
Read 1,382
Write 967
Mixed 1,099
SusWrite 135
199% 896 MB/s
4K Read 14.9
4K Write 14.4
4K Mixed 16.1
51% 15.1 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 106
85% 120 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,076,815 SSDs tested.

Typical Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB Builds (Compare 40,909 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
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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