Average Bench: 141% (3rd of 639)

Based on 47 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 174c PID 55aa Model: Mushkin Ventura Ultra

Outstanding average bench

The Mushkin Ventura Ultra USB 3.0 120GB averaged 40.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Mushkin Ventura Ultra USB 3.0 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 46.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 31.2MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Mushkin Ventura Ultra USB 3.0 120GB is 239%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Mushkin Ventura Ultra USB 3.0 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 134MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 98.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 47 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.7 Read 134 313
18.6 Write 98.7 164
24.2 Mixed 102 206
137% 112 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.17 4K Read 15.3 26.1
0.38 4K Write 31.2 71.3
0.76 4K Mixed 8.01 13
1,391% 18.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.98 DQ Read 21.1 109
9.79 DQ Write 46.9 131
3.38 DQ Mixed 9.67 35.5
2,003% 25.9 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
112GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 245
Write 134
Mixed 170
217% 183 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 45.2
4K Mixed 11
1,988% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 25
DQ Write 67.2
DQ Mixed 12.5
2,804% 34.9 MB/s
22GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 137
Write 113
Mixed 109
149% 120 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 47.6
4K Mixed 9.14
1,999% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 21.1
DQ Write 59.7
DQ Mixed 9.92
2,447% 30.3 MB/s
90GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 130
Write 80.9
Mixed 78.7
114% 96.4 MB/s
4K Read 10
4K Write 36.1
4K Mixed 9.56
1,589% 18.5 MB/s
DQ Read 16.2
DQ Write 49.2
DQ Mixed 7.59
1,990% 24.3 MB/s
58GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 70.2
Write 72.3
Mixed 48.9
80% 63.8 MB/s
4K Read 11.3
4K Write 33.1
4K Mixed 6.29
1,380% 16.9 MB/s
DQ Read 12.9
DQ Write 38.8
DQ Mixed 3.38
1,484% 18.4 MB/s
58GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 78.1
Write 19.5
Mixed 39.1
49% 45.6 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 19.5
4K Mixed 5.05
886% 12.7 MB/s
DQ Read 14
DQ Write 19.6
DQ Mixed 7.45
970% 13.7 MB/s
58GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 80.2
Write 18.6
Mixed 35.6
47% 44.8 MB/s
4K Read 12
4K Write 14.8
4K Mixed 6.49
768% 11.1 MB/s
DQ Read 10.8
DQ Write 17.3
DQ Mixed 7.78
893% 11.9 MB/s
112GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 31
Write 19.8
Mixed 24.2
30% 25 MB/s
4K Read 7.41
4K Write 6.7
4K Mixed 3.82
385% 5.98 MB/s
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Typical Ventura Ultra USB 3.0 120GB Builds (Compare 3,120 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 47%
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Workstation
Workstation 33%
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System: HP Z400 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $504

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