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 18,137 user samples
497 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 104% 168GB free
Worst Bench: 63% 206GB free
Poor: 63% Great: 104%
SPEED RANK: 143rd / 885
17,640 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 126% 477GB free
Worst Bench: 71% 176GB free
Poor: 71% Great: 126%
SPEED RANK: 70th / 885
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
85.3 % 99.8 % Faster effective speed.
+17%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
490 MB/s 501 MB/s +2%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
408 MB/s 437 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
23.2 MB/s 32.7 MB/s Much faster random read.
+41%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
73.6 MB/s 86.2 MB/s Faster random write.
+17%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
440 MB/s 458 MB/s +4%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
26.7 MB/s 36.4 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+36%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
521 MB/s 528 MB/s +1%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
439 MB/s 503 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+15%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
29.3 MB/s 44.1 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+51%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
113 MB/s 120 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+6%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
472 MB/s 515 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+9%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
37.8 MB/s 56.1 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+48%
Market Share
Based on 5,673,394 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.43 % Insanely higher market share.
+4,200%
Value
Value For Money
81.8 % 91.2 % Slightly better value.
+11%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
56 % 74 % Much more popular.
+32%
Price
Price (score)
$205 Slightly cheaper.
+6%
$219
Age
Newest
42 Months +2% 43 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
275 MB/s 378 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+37%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
293 MB/s 342 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+17%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
995 Pts 1,245 Pts Stronger server IO.
+25%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
76.3 MB/s 167 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+119%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
154 MB/s 212 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+38%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
198 MB/s 228 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+15%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
49.5 MB/s 94.9 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+92%
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 512GB
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 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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