Average Bench: 69.7% (341st of 873)

Based on 2,654 user benchmarks.  Model: PNY CS1311 480GB SSD

Above average average bench

The PNY CS1311 480GB averaged 30.2% 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 26.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 496MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY CS1311 480GB is 34.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the PNY CS1311 480GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 9.57MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 31.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,654 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 496 519
236 Write 325 353
202 Mixed 329 356
84.8% 383 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.7 4K Read 26.4 34.3
24.4 4K Write 53.6 80.4
7.81 4K Mixed 9.57 10.6
80.7% 29.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.8 DQ Read 172 352
35.1 DQ Write 151 238
8.1 DQ Mixed 31.4 49.3
59.1% 118 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
109GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 352
Mixed 350
90% 406 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 69.3
4K Mixed 10.6
100% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 9.92
65% 151 MB/s
93GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 478
Write 305
Mixed 333
82% 372 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 26.6
4K Mixed 7.16
57% 18.6 MB/s
DQ Read 21.1
DQ Write 27.8
DQ Mixed 7.6
10% 18.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,202,202 SSDs tested.

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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $168

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,257

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Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba 15nm TLC

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8 months ago.

Its speeds are much faster then expected. Its boot time are very short with little worries.


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