Average Bench: 122% (154th of 1026)

Based on 1,212 user benchmarks.  Model: Lexar 512GB SSD

Outstanding average bench

The Lexar 512GB SSD 512GB averaged 22.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Lexar 512GB SSD 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 226MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 36.8MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Lexar 512GB SSD 512GB is 199%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Lexar 512GB SSD 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 467MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 477MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,212 samples)
Min Avg Max
360 Read 750 2,113
251 Write 660 1,826
254 Mixed 467 1,131
246 SusWrite 477 1,548
132% 588 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.1 4K Read 36.8 58.9
36.8 4K Write 87.1 166
16.4 4K Mixed 38.2 65.8
151% 54 MB/s
Min Avg Max
173 DQ Read 429 1,271
130 DQ Write 356 1,065
32.8 DQ Mixed 226 542
215% 337 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
375GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V1.7.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 504 495 559 505 505 504 MB/s
Read 2,078
Write 1,829
Mixed 1,036
SusWrite 512
304% 1,364 MB/s
4K Read 59.2
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 64.6
255% 93 MB/s
DQ Read 1,282
DQ Write 909
DQ Mixed 362
469% 851 MB/s
217GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V1.7.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 491 488 407 432 489 MB/s
Read 1,665
Write 1,486
Mixed 886
SusWrite 463
251% 1,125 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 48.7
180% 64.9 MB/s
DQ Read 940
DQ Write 712
DQ Mixed 300
367% 651 MB/s
197GB free
Firmware: H190117H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 433 431 431 432 417 MB/s
Read 428
Write 396
Mixed 361
SusWrite 430
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 47
163% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 192
144% 194 MB/s
188GB free
Firmware: V4.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 452 457 463 464 463 MB/s
Read 478
Write 454
Mixed 369
SusWrite 459
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 26.4
124% 45.1 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 34.4
75% 153 MB/s
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 227 231 233 231 228 MB/s
Read 476
Write 429
Mixed 367
SusWrite 238
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 76.3
4K Mixed 26.4
123% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 33.5
74% 151 MB/s
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: H190117H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 235 231 229 222 219 217 MB/s
Read 357
Write 203
Mixed 226
SusWrite 226
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 51.4
4K Mixed 30.4
97% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 299
226% 303 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,454,362 SSDs tested.

Typical 512GB SSD 512GB Builds (Compare 12,893 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asrock A320M-HDV R4.0

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $270

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