Average Bench: 154% (138th of 1058)

Based on 5,811 user benchmarks.  Model: INTEL SSDPEKNW512G8L

Outstanding average bench

The Intel SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB averaged 54.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 292MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 635MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB is 84.6%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 327MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 322MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,811 samples)
Min Avg Max
861 Read 1,255 1,424
620 Write 859 935
564 Mixed 785 872
92.3 SusWrite 327 692
179% 806 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.5 4K Read 46 57
51.4 4K Write 111 154
36.4 4K Mixed 58.6 72.8
204% 72 MB/s
Min Avg Max
288 DQ Read 322 335
168 DQ Write 635 836
94.5 DQ Mixed 292 343
275% 416 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C04C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 906 889 283 124 55 142 MB/s
Read 1,390
Write 918
Mixed 866
SusWrite 400
199% 893 MB/s
4K Read 50.2
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 63.5
217% 75.5 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 813
DQ Mixed 341
326% 495 MB/s
416GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C04C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 799 846 111 392 111 106 MB/s
Read 1,375
Write 922
Mixed 854
SusWrite 394
197% 886 MB/s
4K Read 51
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 65.3
223% 77.9 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 528
DQ Mixed 343
284% 402 MB/s
331GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 757 534 55 93 58 58 MB/s
Read 1,355
Write 925
Mixed 861
SusWrite 259
189% 850 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 66.7
226% 79.4 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 518
DQ Mixed 206
207% 323 MB/s
232GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 218 181 55 73 59 56 MB/s
Read 1,289
Write 898
Mixed 806
SusWrite 107
172% 775 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 59.5
204% 71 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 679
DQ Mixed 212
240% 393 MB/s
325GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 84 55 106 51 54 MB/s
Read 1,185
Write 904
Mixed 790
SusWrite 98.1
165% 745 MB/s
4K Read 50.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 62.6
213% 72.9 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 610
DQ Mixed 221
239% 388 MB/s
323GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 650 511 52 156 90 52 MB/s
Read 1,323
Write 904
Mixed 837
SusWrite 252
184% 829 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 44.9
158% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 79.8
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 192
139% 174 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 175 48 38 35 53 MB/s
Read 846
Write 808
Mixed 622
SusWrite 67.5
131% 586 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 87.2
4K Mixed 47.4
157% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 85.5
127% 239 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,206,605 SSDs tested.

Typical SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB Builds (Compare 6,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 14%
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System: Lenovo 82EY

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Excellent

17 months ago.

Really fast and reliable drive. Works great.


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