Real World Speed
Performance profile from 72,400 user samples
72,400 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 119% 302GB free
Worst Bench: 69% 358GB free
Poor: 69% Great: 119%
SPEED RANK: 54th / 850
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
98.1 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+15%
85.4 % -15%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
498 MB/s +2% 487 MB/s -2%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
393 MB/s +2% 386 MB/s -2%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
39.1 MB/s Much faster random read.
+42%
27.6 MB/s -42%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
81.1 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+9%
74.3 MB/s -9%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
399 MB/s +1% 397 MB/s -1%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
36.6 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+45%
25.3 MB/s -45%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
518 MB/s +1% 515 MB/s -1%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
414 MB/s -4% 431 MB/s +4%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
48.4 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+40%
34.5 MB/s -40%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
112 MB/s +2% 110 MB/s -2%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
422 MB/s -4% 438 MB/s +4%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
52.1 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+46%
35.6 MB/s -46%
Market Share
Based on 2,844,578 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
88 % Much more popular.
+38%
64 % -38%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
6.39 % Hugely higher market share.
+511%
1.05 % -511%
Price
Price (score)
$156 Cheaper.
+18%
184 USD -18%
Value
Value For Money
114 % Better value.
+29%
87.7 % -29%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
381 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+13%
337 MB/s -13%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
287 MB/s -1% 289 MB/s +1%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
130 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+58%
82.5 MB/s -58%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
210 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+17%
179 MB/s -17%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
193 MB/s +1% 190 MB/s -1%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
75.5 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+47%
51.4 MB/s -47%
Age
Newest
29 Months -2% 28.4 Months +2%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,181 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+8%
1,090 Pts -8%
Capacity
Capacity
500GB   —
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) May 2017 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our consumer SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed based on real world performance then adjust by cost per GB to yield a value for money rating. Calculated values don't always tell the whole picture so we check them against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. Share your opinion by voting. [SSDrivePro]

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Intel Core i7-7700K $309Nvidia GTX 1070 $368Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $98
Intel Core i5-7600K $240AMD RX 480 $220Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $129
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $300Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $165
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $127SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $700SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $46Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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