Average Bench: 197% (79th of 1040)

Based on 683 user benchmarks.  Model: Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk
Poor: 70%Average: 197% Great: 321%

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Outstanding average bench

The Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB averaged 97.2% 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 2,840MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 308MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Parallels Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB is 251%. 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 46.9MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 323MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 683 samples)
Min Avg Max
866 Read 2,840 4,719
523 Write 1,849 2,989
546 Mixed 1,876 2,927
56 SusWrite 323 722
382% 1,722 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.2 4K Read 49.8 84.9
15.3 4K Write 46.9 77.9
14.6 4K Mixed 46.6 80.4
160% 47.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
83.5 DQ Read 352 625
73.5 DQ Write 294 544
74.2 DQ Mixed 308 555
235% 318 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
169GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 588 212 801 295 579 798 MB/s
Read 4,568
Write 2,304
Mixed 2,834
SusWrite 546
566% 2,563 MB/s
4K Read 81.4
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 60.4
234% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 400
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 330
260% 359 MB/s
225GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 579 261 99 155 244 187 MB/s
Read 3,455
Write 894
Mixed 801
SusWrite 254
292% 1,351 MB/s
4K Read 89.2
4K Write 83.1
4K Mixed 87.7
292% 86.7 MB/s
DQ Read 835
DQ Write 506
DQ Mixed 742
534% 694 MB/s
218GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 284 299 394 281 304 MB/s
Read 3,088
Write 2,118
Mixed 1,786
SusWrite 328
405% 1,830 MB/s
4K Read 53.2
4K Write 51.6
4K Mixed 37.5
156% 47.4 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 265
203% 276 MB/s
195GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 345 483 653 601 624 MB/s
Read 2,530
Write 1,035
Mixed 571
SusWrite 508
254% 1,161 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 47
4K Mixed 31.8
128% 40.1 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 382
245% 278 MB/s
227GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 166 0 103 88 56 MB/s
Read 1,895
Write 2,609
Mixed 2,463
SusWrite 123
399% 1,773 MB/s
4K Read 80.3
4K Write 70.8
4K Mixed 75
255% 75.4 MB/s
DQ Read 430
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 442
319% 412 MB/s
228GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 513 815 786 798 478 MB/s
Read 2,265
Write 2,646
Mixed 1,728
SusWrite 689
411% 1,832 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 29.5
4K Mixed 34.6
106% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 305
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 286
217% 291 MB/s
225GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 316 47 57 59 58 MB/s
Read 1,889
Write 2,455
Mixed 2524
SusWrite 164
396% 1,758 MB/s
4K Read 65
4K Write 62.8
4K Mixed 62.6
212% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 464
DQ Write 418
DQ Mixed 399
311% 427 MB/s
234GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 195 222 135 175 184 MB/s
Read 1,742
Write 1,226
Mixed 1,431
SusWrite 188
255% 1,147 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 21.3
4K Mixed 21.9
74% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 130
99% 135 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 798 4.8 0 0 0 MB/s
Read 1,353
Write 1,158
Mixed 1,176
SusWrite 166
215% 963 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 13.1
4K Mixed 23.5
75% 20.5 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 189
147% 204 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,352,318 SSDs tested.

Typical Virtual NVMe Disk 275GB Builds (Compare 28,388 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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