Average Bench: 57.9% (808th of 1058)

Based on 12 user benchmarks.  Model: MKNSSDCR90GB

Average average bench

The Mushkin Chronos 90GB averaged 42.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 89.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 73.6MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Mushkin Chronos 90GB is 25.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Mushkin Chronos 90GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 98.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 111MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12 samples)
Min Avg Max
295 Read 381 500
74.7 Write 111 130
125 Mixed 171 197
95.1 SusWrite 98.7 102
41.8% 190 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.7 4K Read 24.2 30.9
42 4K Write 73.6 116
8.23 4K Mixed 20.2 38.5
102% 39.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.9 DQ Read 181 252
91.4 DQ Write 111 125
7.4 DQ Mixed 89.1 167
81.8% 127 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
42GB free
Firmware: 522ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 97 104 103 101 102 MB/s
Read 358
Write 126
Mixed 182
SusWrite 100
42% 192 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 97.4
4K Mixed 30.1
133% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 171
131% 182 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: 522ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 102 101 101 102 102 MB/s
Read 343
Write 126
Mixed 182
SusWrite 101
42% 188 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 78.3
4K Mixed 28.5
118% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 136
115% 171 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,245,910 SSDs tested.

Typical Chronos 90GB Builds (Compare 174 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z77M

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $455

Popular Chronos 90GB compatible motherboards:

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