Average Bench: 18.3% (232nd of 639)

Based on 1,253 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 13fe PID 5500 Model: USB DISK 3.0
Poor: 7%Average: 18.3% Great: 34%

Terrible average bench

The USB DISK 3.0 16GB averaged 81.6% 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 9.01MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 79.2MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the USB DISK 3.0 16GB is 26.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the USB DISK 3.0 16GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 14.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 17.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,253 samples)
Min Avg Max
24.2 Read 79.2 165
5.48 Write 21.5 49.9
1.8 Mixed 14.8 48
6.89 SusWrite 17.7 41.8
34.8% 33.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
3.19 4K Read 9.01 17.7
0 4K Write 0.28 1.2
0 4K Mixed 0.41 1.5
56.8% 3.23 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
11GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 25 25 25 25 25 MB/s
Read 133
Write 25.2
Mixed 12
SusWrite 25.1
47% 48.9 MB/s
4K Read 15.8
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
65% 5.33 MB/s
14GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 18 18 18 18 18 MB/s
Read 128
Write 17.7
Mixed 12.2
SusWrite 17.1
40% 43.8 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0
71% 6.1 MB/s
11GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 26 28 27 27 29 MB/s
Read 112
Write 27.8
Mixed 18.9
SusWrite 27.3
48% 46.5 MB/s
4K Read 14.9
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
62% 5.03 MB/s
14GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 9.4 8.4 8.9 9.7 8.9 MB/s
Read 114
Write 57.5
Mixed 39.7
SusWrite 9.9
62% 55.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.2
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.9
84% 2.37 MB/s
11GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 19 19 19 19 18 MB/s
Read 31.9
Write 15.2
Mixed 10.5
SusWrite 18.9
23% 19.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.4
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.9
74% 2.33 MB/s
14GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 25 26 25 25 25 MB/s
Read 26.9
Write 17.9
Mixed 15.5
SusWrite 24.8
28% 21.3 MB/s
4K Read 6.9
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
32% 2.37 MB/s
9GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.4 9.6 9.2 8.8 9.6 9.2 MB/s
Read 27.6
Write 13.7
Mixed 10
SusWrite 9
18% 15.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
12% 1.03 MB/s
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