Average Bench: 70.3% (640th of 1058)

Based on 111 user benchmarks.  Model: INNOVATION IT

Good average bench

The Innovation IT 480GB averaged 29.6% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 76.8MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 260MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Innovation IT 480GB is 68.2%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Innovation IT 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 23.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 130MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 111 samples)
Min Avg Max
368 Read 459 509
261 Write 393 451
15.7 Mixed 298 404
69.9 SusWrite 247 443
78.2% 349 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.74 4K Read 23.4 31.9
5.06 4K Write 76.8 119
0.4 4K Mixed 17.4 32.1
98.4% 39.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
79.6 DQ Read 130 206
11.4 DQ Write 260 344
0.4 DQ Mixed 23.9 48.3
66.7% 138 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
420GB free
Firmware: S0424A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 411 414 414 410 416 MB/s
Read 484
Write 409
Mixed 398
SusWrite 411
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 29.6
144% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 241
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 46.5
101% 204 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1224A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 197 7.8 8.7 47 433 MB/s
Read 460
Write 426
Mixed 364
SusWrite 169
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 32.3
146% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 107
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 49.5
85% 158 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,168,992 SSDs tested.

Typical IT 480GB Builds (Compare 12,392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 115%
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 108%

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 AORUS PRO - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,097

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