Average Bench: 24.6% (879th of 1015)

Based on 4,003 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG SP2004C

Very poor average bench

The Samsung SP2004C 200GB averaged 75.4% 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 0.68MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.54MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung SP2004C 200GB is just 18.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Samsung SP2004C 200GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 33.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 42.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,003 samples)
Min Avg Max
16.2 Read 42.8 55.2
20.6 Write 46.7 58.6
18 Mixed 33.5 41
21.3 SusWrite 42.5 56.4
30.5% 41.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.54 0.6
0.6 4K Write 1.13 1.8
0.3 4K Mixed 0.68 0.9
119% 0.78 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
110GB free
Firmware: VM100-50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 56 56 56 55 56 MB/s
Read 48.2
Write 57.7
Mixed 40.2
SusWrite 55.7
37% 50.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
11GB free
Firmware: VM100-41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 34 47 47 46 43 MB/s
Read 49.4
Write 52.9
Mixed 37
SusWrite 43.5
34% 45.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
104GB free
Firmware: VM100-41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 51 51 51 51 51 MB/s
Read 39.2
Write 47.8
Mixed 32.6
SusWrite 50.7
31% 42.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.77 MB/s
121GB free
Firmware: VM100-41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 42 42 42 42 41 MB/s
Read 44.2
Write 51.3
Mixed 36.5
SusWrite 41.6
32% 43.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
19GB free
Firmware: VM100-33
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 36 36 36 36 36 MB/s
Read 49.2
Write 45.7
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 36.2
31% 41.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
116% 0.83 MB/s
17GB free
Firmware: VM100-50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7 14 14 13 7.2 MB/s
Read 50.8
Write 10.7
Mixed 18.6
SusWrite 11
17% 22.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VM100-49
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.7 9.3 8.6 7.8 10 5.4 MB/s
Read 12.5
Write 11
Mixed 9.3
SusWrite 7.9
8% 10.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
23% 0.2 MB/s
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AmazonUS $465 years
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Typical SP2004C 200GB Builds (Compare 20,761 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $562

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