Average Bench: 69.9% (321st of 853)

Based on 2,012 user benchmarks.  Model: PNY CS1311 480GB SSD

Above average average bench

The PNY CS1311 480GB averaged 30.0% 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 26.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 497MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY CS1311 480GB is 29.2%. 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 28.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,012 samples)
Min Avg Max
374 Read 497 519
264 Write 330 353
246 Mixed 334 356
85.8% 387 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.3 4K Read 26.8 34.3
25.2 4K Write 53.1 79.4
7.66 4K Mixed 9.57 10.6
80.9% 29.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.2 DQ Read 162 349
39.5 DQ Write 150 238
7.96 DQ Mixed 28.8 49.5
56.5% 114 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
39GB free
Firmware: CS13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 509
Write 330
Mixed 350
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 85.9
4K Mixed 10.4
113% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 45.8
97% 201 MB/s
262GB free
Firmware: CS13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 500
Write 325
Mixed 345
86% 390 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 10.2
98% 37.4 MB/s
DQ Read 303
DQ Write 69.6
DQ Mixed 40.4
67% 138 MB/s
303GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 506
Write 345
Mixed 349
89% 400 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 9.62
86% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 29.2
DQ Write 72.9
DQ Mixed 9.56
19% 37.2 MB/s
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Workstation 63%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,107

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

Trusted performance...

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2 months ago.

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


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