TranscendTS512GSSD370
SamsungMZ-7KE512BW

Controller: Silicon Motion SM2246EN. NAND: Micron 20nm Synchronous MLC.

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 16,319 user samples
430 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 104% 168GB free
Worst Bench: 63% 297GB free
Poor: 63% Great: 104%
SPEED RANK: 125th / 863
15,889 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 124% 429GB free
Worst Bench: 67% 121GB free
Poor: 67% Great: 124%
SPEED RANK: 59th / 863
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
85.4 % -17% 99.9 % Faster effective speed.
+17%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
490 MB/s -3% 503 MB/s +3%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
409 MB/s -7% 439 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
23.1 MB/s -40% 32.4 MB/s Much faster random read.
+40%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
73.3 MB/s -20% 88.1 MB/s Faster random write.
+20%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
441 MB/s -4% 460 MB/s +4%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
26.8 MB/s -32% 35.5 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+32%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
521 MB/s -2% 529 MB/s +2%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
439 MB/s -15% 504 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+15%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
29.4 MB/s -44% 42.4 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+44%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
113 MB/s -12% 126 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+12%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
472 MB/s -9% 515 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+9%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
37.8 MB/s -39% 52.7 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+39%
Market Share
Based on 4,480,081 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % -1,467% 0.47 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,467%
Value
Value For Money
85.3 % -14% 97.7 % Slightly better value.
+14%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
56 % -30% 73 % Much more popular.
+30%
Price
Price (score)
$194 +3% $200 -3%
Age
Newest
39 Months +2% 40 Months -2%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
275 MB/s -39% 382 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+39%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
293 MB/s -17% 342 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+17%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
995 Pts -26% 1,254 Pts Stronger server IO.
+26%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
76.4 MB/s -125% 172 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+125%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
158 MB/s -38% 218 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+38%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
200 MB/s -14% 228 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+14%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
49.9 MB/s -94% 96.8 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+94%
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 512GB
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