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Apple SSD SM256E (Samsung)

The Apple SSD SM256E is a 256 GB solid state drive sourced from Samsung. The drive relies on the not-so-modern SATA III bus for data transfer.

TypeSSD
Size1.8
Capacity256 GB
InterfaceSATA III
ControllerSamsung S4LJ204X01 3-core ARM Controller

Benchmarks

AS SSD - Copy Game
min: 229.6     avg: 238.1     median: 238.1 (4%)     max: 246.5 MB/s
AS SSD - Copy Program
min: 179.4     avg: 184.8     median: 184.8 (7%)     max: 190.1 MB/s
AS SSD - Copy ISO
min: 297.5     avg: 313.8     median: 313.8 (3%)     max: 330.1 MB/s
AS SSD - Score Total
min: 650     avg: 670     median: 670 (7%)     max: 690 Points
AS SSD - Score Write
min: 176     avg: 187.5     median: 187.5 (3%)     max: 199 Points
AS SSD - Score Read
min: 313     avg: 319.5     median: 319.5 (9%)     max: 326 Points
AS SSD - Access Time Write *
min: 0.117     avg: 0.1     median: 0.1 (0%)     max: 0.118 ms
AS SSD - Access Time Read *
min: 0.153     avg: 0.2     median: 0.2 (1%)     max: 0.21 ms
AS SSD - 4K-64 Write
min: 106.9     avg: 123.3     median: 123.3 (2%)     max: 139.6 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K-64 Read
min: 253.9     avg: 258.5     median: 258.5 (9%)     max: 263.1 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K Write
min: 25.52     avg: 27.1     median: 27.1 (7%)     max: 28.73 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K Read
min: 13.09     avg: 14.4     median: 14.4 (5%)     max: 15.77 MB/s
AS SSD - Sequential Write
min: 405.9     avg: 439.8     median: 439.8 (5%)     max: 473.7 MB/s
AS SSD - Sequential Read
min: 338.9     avg: 401.8     median: 401.8 (4%)     max: 464.7 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K QD32 Write
min: 153.9     avg: 154.7     median: 154.7 (19%)     max: 155.5 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K QD32 Read
min: 243.1     avg: 259.8     median: 259.8 (24%)     max: 276.4 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K Write
min: 28.64     avg: 29     median: 29 (3%)     max: 29.26 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K Read
min: 13.82     avg: 15.6     median: 15.6 (0%)     max: 17.36 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 512K Write
min: 383.5     avg: 401.2     median: 401.2 (9%)     max: 418.9 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 512K Read
min: 316     avg: 319.5     median: 319.5 (11%)     max: 323 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Sequential Write
min: 416.3     avg: 430.5     median: 430.5 (10%)     max: 444.6 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Sequential Read
min: 461.9     avg: 468.4     median: 468.4 (11%)     max: 474.9 MB/s
HD Tune Transfer Rate Minimum - HD Tune Transfer Rate Minimum
min: 211.8     avg: 239.9     median: 239.9 (12%)     max: 268 MB/s
HD Tune Transfer Rate Average - HD Tune Transfer Rate Average
min: 218.4     avg: 249.3     median: 249.3 (10%)     max: 280.1 MB/s
HD Tune Transfer Rate Maximum - HD Tune Transfer Rate Maximum
min: 242.5     avg: 267.4     median: 267.4 (11%)     max: 292.3 MB/s
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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2022-06-29)