Average Bench: 12.5% (369th of 623)

Based on 702 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 125f PID db8a Model: ADATA USB Flash Drive

Terrible average bench

The Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 16GB averaged 87.4% 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 Read Speed 5.34MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 0.44MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 16GB is just 16.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 16GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 12MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 14.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 702 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.6 Read 50.5 116
5.67 Write 12 22.5
3.84 Mixed 14.8 32
25.5% 25.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.89 4K Read 5.34 9.38
0.01 4K Write 0.44 0.93
0.01 4K Mixed 0.36 0.75
47% 2.05 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
7GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 113
Write 6.72
Mixed 16.9
38% 45.6 MB/s
4K Read 5.16
4K Write 0.37
4K Mixed 0.24
40% 1.92 MB/s
3GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 68.4
Write 9.17
Mixed 17.9
30% 31.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.77
4K Write 0.62
4K Mixed 0.52
57% 1.97 MB/s
7GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 41.1
Write 16
Mixed 18.3
27% 25.1 MB/s
4K Read 7.99
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.34
51% 2.88 MB/s
4GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 36.6
Write 13.4
Mixed 18
25% 22.6 MB/s
4K Read 9.38
4K Write 0.16
4K Mixed 0.22
48% 3.25 MB/s
2GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 21.5
Write 19.9
Mixed 13.9
23% 18.4 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 0.74
4K Mixed 0.29
46% 1.34 MB/s
2GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 39.9
Write 10.4
Mixed 7.85
18% 19.4 MB/s
4K Read 6.94
4K Write 0.12
4K Mixed 0.16
36% 2.41 MB/s
2GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 30.6
Write 10.3
Mixed 5.04
15% 15.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.13
4K Write 0.26
4K Mixed 0.04
26% 1.48 MB/s
3GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 33.1
Write 3.82
Mixed 9.09
14% 15.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.83
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.61
52% 1.64 MB/s
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Typical DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 16GB Builds (Compare 291 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
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System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $225

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