Average Bench: 195% (74th of 1026)

Based on 1,105 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA-RC500

Outstanding average bench

The TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB averaged 95.2% 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 981MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 994MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB is 110%. 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 768MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 40.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,105 samples)
Min Avg Max
360 Read 952 1,237
1,129 Write 1,459 1,568
260 Mixed 944 1,288
441 SusWrite 768 1,004
233% 1,031 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.7 4K Read 40.9 51.6
82.4 4K Write 128 159
27.2 4K Mixed 56.2 68.6
202% 75.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
786 DQ Read 1,174 1,399
577 DQ Write 994 1,340
330 DQ Mixed 981 1,220
763% 1,050 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
395GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1532 1457 722 709 693 627 MB/s
Read 1,054
Write 1,527
Mixed 1,128
SusWrite 956
264% 1,166 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 68.4
235% 85.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,394
DQ Write 1,046
DQ Mixed 1,199
902% 1,213 MB/s
430GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1505 1232 740 737 739 741 MB/s
Read 1,073
Write 1,552
Mixed 1,183
SusWrite 949
269% 1,189 MB/s
4K Read 49.9
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 65.1
228% 81.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,205
DQ Write 964
DQ Mixed 1,204
869% 1,125 MB/s
273GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 646 544 624 537 591 513 MB/s
Read 453
Write 1235
Mixed 599
SusWrite 576
163% 716 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 66.1
228% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,350
DQ Write 1,186
DQ Mixed 1,201
918% 1,245 MB/s
363GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1191 1230 770 689 727 718 MB/s
Read 832
Write 1,384
Mixed 939
SusWrite 887
229% 1,011 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 35
116% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,294
DQ Write 1,016
DQ Mixed 1,129
852% 1,146 MB/s
373GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 661 460 523 453 554 572 MB/s
Read 1,162
Write 1,562
Mixed 1,262
SusWrite 537
255% 1,131 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 55.9
194% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 775
DQ Write 588
DQ Mixed 688
512% 683 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 731 540 631 503 605 548 MB/s
Read 458
Write 1170
Mixed 708
SusWrite 593
167% 732 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 59.6
198% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 969
DQ Write 738
DQ Mixed 308
378% 671 MB/s
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Typical TOSHIBA-RC500 500GB Builds (Compare 9,016 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-K

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $300

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