Average Bench: 35.8% (574th of 1015)

Based on 873 user benchmarks.  Model: JMicron Tech

Poor average bench

The Jmicron Tech 500GB averaged 64.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.76MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.53MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Jmicron Tech 500GB is 52.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Jmicron Tech 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 36.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 59.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 873 samples)
Min Avg Max
21.1 Read 62.9 114
19.7 Write 59.3 113
15.6 Mixed 36.6 67.5
18 SusWrite 61.5 114
40.4% 55.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.64 0.8
0.4 4K Write 1.53 2.5
0.2 4K Mixed 0.76 1
139% 0.98 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
460GB free
Firmware: 3202
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 117 117 117 117 117 MB/s
Read 122
Write 117
Mixed 75.9
SusWrite 117
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.23 MB/s
97GB free
Firmware: 1201
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 101 102 102 102 101 MB/s
Read 93.9
Write 93.2
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 101
59% 81.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.9 MB/s
275GB free
Firmware: 0214
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 97 97 97 97 97 MB/s
Read 91.7
Write 65.7
Mixed 54.5
SusWrite 95.3
56% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.1 MB/s
270GB free
Firmware: 1201
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 87 89 89 90 88 MB/s
Read 79.5
Write 84.7
Mixed 53.6
SusWrite 88.2
56% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
95% 0.67 MB/s
466GB free
Firmware: 0407
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 69 68 69 67 68 MB/s
Read 69.7
Write 68.2
Mixed 38
SusWrite 67.9
45% 60.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
98% 0.77 MB/s
300GB free
Firmware: 0407
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 32 32 32 32 32 MB/s
Read 35.5
Write 33.4
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 31.9
24% 32.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
149% 0.93 MB/s
98GB free
Firmware: 1201
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 40 36 40 31 38 MB/s
Read 9.2
Write 37.2
Mixed 9
SusWrite 36.3
17% 22.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.1
32% 0.37 MB/s
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Typical Tech 500GB Builds (Compare 991 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING Z590-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $534

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