Average Bench: 172% (129th of 1072)

Based on 3,650 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1 256GB averaged 71.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 648MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,514MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1 256GB is 174%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 400MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 83.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,650 samples)
Min Avg Max
652 Read 1,514 2,376
208 Write 1,275 2,169
332 Mixed 1,013 1,532
153 SusWrite 400 544
234% 1,051 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.3 4K Read 52.1 62.8
16 4K Write 83.8 145
11.8 4K Mixed 53.4 81.3
192% 63.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
198 DQ Read 725 1,008
131 DQ Write 571 1,062
170 DQ Mixed 648 1,126
485% 648 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS0NEXH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 412 386 386 376 379 MB/s
Read 1,453
Write 1,317
Mixed 1152
SusWrite 396
241% 1,080 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 73
237% 81.1 MB/s
DQ Read 954
DQ Write 828
DQ Mixed 873
660% 885 MB/s
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS0NEXH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 374 332 370 309 378 362 MB/s
Read 1,404
Write 1,003
Mixed 940
SusWrite 354
206% 925 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 68.6
4K Mixed 52.8
177% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 507
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 352
262% 355 MB/s
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS0NEXH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 187 182 180 178 173 MB/s
Read 1,411
Write 641
Mixed 1,036
SusWrite 197
182% 821 MB/s
4K Read 54.1
4K Write 33.5
4K Mixed 40.1
151% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 901
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 242
247% 425 MB/s
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS0NEXH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 311 350 353 354 344 MB/s
Read 768
Write 384
Mixed 391
SusWrite 336
104% 470 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 55
4K Mixed 23.5
86% 32 MB/s
DQ Read 554
DQ Write 375
DQ Mixed 442
336% 457 MB/s
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 367 327 353 335 366 383 MB/s
Read 606
Write 449
Mixed 449
SusWrite 355
104% 465 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 38.4
4K Mixed 41
130% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 255
177% 226 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,133,447 SSDs tested

Typical MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1 256GB Builds (Compare 4,806 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO

System: HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop TG01-2xxx

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $476

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