Real World Speed
Performance profile from 1,556 user samples
1,556 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 124% 764GB free
Worst Bench: 73% 361GB free (System drive)
Poor: 73% Great: 124%
SPEED RANK: 139th / 955
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
104 % 104 % +1%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
489 MB/s +3% 474 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
409 MB/s 426 MB/s +4%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
33.4 MB/s 35.9 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+8%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
85.4 MB/s 94.6 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+11%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
399 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+6%
376 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
43.3 MB/s 46.9 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+8%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
410 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+24%
331 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
527 MB/s +2% 514 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
469 MB/s 486 MB/s +4%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
40 MB/s 44.3 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+11%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
118 MB/s 129 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+10%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
433 MB/s +2% 426 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
59.1 MB/s 60.7 MB/s +3%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
456 MB/s Slightly faster peak sustained write speed.
+7%
424 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 7,531,488 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
71 % 83.9 % More popular.
+18%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.23 % 1.48 % Hugely higher market share.
+545%
Price
Price (score)
$185 176 USD Slightly cheaper.
+5%
Value
Value For Money
177 % Much better value.
+67%
106 %
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
388 MB/s +1% 385 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
354 MB/s +1% 352 MB/s
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
307 MB/s 341 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+11%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
296 MB/s 320 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+8%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
271 MB/s 292 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+8%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
200 MB/s 265 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+33%
Age
Newest
6 Months Hugely more recent.
+574%
40.4 Months
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,257 Pts 1,271 Pts +1%
Capacity
Capacity
1TB   —
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Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 2018 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

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Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $413Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $289Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $121
Intel Core i7-7700K $275AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $176SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $951SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $219SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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