Average Bench: 150% (133rd of 1040)

Based on 2,915 user benchmarks.  Model: INTEL SSDPEKNW512G8L

Outstanding average bench

The Intel SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB averaged 49.6% 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 214MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 583MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB is 97.4%. 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 303MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 319MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,915 samples)
Min Avg Max
675 Read 1,198 1,384
544 Write 843 933
495 Mixed 757 866
90.1 SusWrite 303 632
172% 775 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.6 4K Read 46.1 57.9
42.6 4K Write 113 164
28.2 4K Mixed 58.1 74.8
204% 72.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
233 DQ Read 319 335
127 DQ Write 583 839
86.4 DQ Mixed 214 327
230% 372 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
360GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 796 852 824 838 746 336 MB/s
Read 1,365
Write 940
Mixed 867
SusWrite 732
218% 976 MB/s
4K Read 53.6
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 67.4
233% 81.8 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 694
DQ Mixed 221
251% 415 MB/s
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 162 56 92 58 56 MB/s
Read 1,388
Write 917
Mixed 864
SusWrite 105
181% 818 MB/s
4K Read 57.5
4K Write 161
4K Mixed 71.5
264% 96.7 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 675
DQ Mixed 221
248% 410 MB/s
235GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 71 56 72 59 57 MB/s
Read 1,377
Write 915
Mixed 861
SusWrite 119
181% 818 MB/s
4K Read 56.4
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 70.4
254% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 553
DQ Mixed 219
229% 368 MB/s
369GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 729 814 726 99 40 39 MB/s
Read 1216
Write 896
Mixed 811
SusWrite 408
186% 833 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 43.4
174% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 694
DQ Mixed 222
252% 416 MB/s
430GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 708 526 57 176 260 818 MB/s
Read 933
Write 869
Mixed 764
SusWrite 424
168% 747 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 41.1
181% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 684
DQ Mixed 220
248% 409 MB/s
273GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 82 57 91 68 74 MB/s
Read 1,162
Write 795
Mixed 786
SusWrite 83.3
157% 706 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 61.8
212% 77 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 512
DQ Mixed 220
223% 355 MB/s
235GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 116 90 90 57 55 MB/s
Read 1,354
Write 897
Mixed 828
SusWrite 95.4
176% 794 MB/s
4K Read 56
4K Write 77.2
4K Mixed 44.9
183% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 57.7
DQ Mixed 79.2
88% 157 MB/s
321GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L02C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 103 61 105 52 55 MB/s
Read 552
Write 498
Mixed 474
SusWrite 96
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 64.9
4K Mixed 47.8
146% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 317
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 220
196% 293 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,681,375 SSDs tested.

Typical SSDPEKNW512G8L 512GB Builds (Compare 6,424 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 81LK

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Excellent

7 months ago.

Really fast and reliable drive. Works great.


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