Average Bench: 172% (129th of 1072)

Based on 4,418 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA-RC500

Outstanding average bench

The TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB averaged 72.1% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 833MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,110MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB is 122%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 634MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 794MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,418 samples)
Min Avg Max
279 Read 794 1,223
962 Write 1,357 1,562
208 Mixed 813 1,285
358 SusWrite 634 965
204% 900 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.1 4K Read 39.8 51.2
63.9 4K Write 118 163
24 4K Mixed 52.4 69.3
190% 70 MB/s
Min Avg Max
750 DQ Read 1,110 1,408
406 DQ Write 847 1,245
295 DQ Mixed 833 1,219
663% 930 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
311GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 702 470 504 471 463 458 MB/s
Read 1217
Write 1,565
Mixed 619
SusWrite 511
219% 978 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 60.5
218% 80 MB/s
DQ Read 1,406
DQ Write 1028
DQ Mixed 1,160
882% 1,198 MB/s
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 594 516 508 472 553 522 MB/s
Read 381
Write 1,160
Mixed 537
SusWrite 527
149% 651 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 66.3
4K Mixed 28.5
106% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 959
DQ Write 1,060
DQ Mixed 1,192
847% 1,070 MB/s
102GB free
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 358 347 351 342 340 MB/s
Read 338
Write 363
Mixed 350
SusWrite 348
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 46.9
145% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 378
DQ Mixed 642
411% 469 MB/s
416GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 711 657 644 651 588 551 MB/s
Read 590
Write 752
Mixed 649
SusWrite 634
149% 656 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 14.2
4K Mixed 13.5
45% 13.7 MB/s
DQ Read 62.1
DQ Write 49.1
DQ Mixed 54.1
41% 55.1 MB/s
403GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 493 491 510 542 540 425 MB/s
Read 506
Write 679
Mixed 588
SusWrite 500
129% 568 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 9.2
4K Mixed 8.6
29% 8.83 MB/s
DQ Read 71.3
DQ Write 47.7
DQ Mixed 56
43% 58.3 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,599,063 SSDs tested

Typical TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB Builds (Compare 3,720 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-K

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $450

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