Average Bench: 84.4% (132nd of 859)

Based on 458 user benchmarks.  Models: PNY CS2211 480GB SSD, PNY CS2211 480GB

Very good average bench

The PNY CS2211 480GB averaged just 15.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the PNY CS2211 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 74.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY CS2211 480GB is 36.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the PNY CS2211 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 13.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 43MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 458 samples)
Min Avg Max
378 Read 503 530
269 Write 459 511
308 Mixed 471 514
107% 477 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.5 4K Read 26 32.8
37.1 4K Write 74.8 113
10.6 4K Mixed 13.2 14.6
95.9% 38 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.2 DQ Read 172 347
65 DQ Write 222 351
10.7 DQ Mixed 43 66.2
75.5% 146 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
446GB free
Firmware: CS221016 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 530
Write 506
Mixed 506
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 14.8
123% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 65.6
126% 250 MB/s
208GB free
Firmware: CS221016 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 510
Write 496
Mixed 507
113% 504 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 14.2
117% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 59
118% 235 MB/s
196GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 516
Write 500
Mixed 511
114% 509 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 14.2
93% 36.2 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 62.3
126% 253 MB/s
25GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 399
Mixed 463
102% 459 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 13.9
112% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 63.8
111% 219 MB/s
308GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 506
Write 47.4
Mixed 85.5
45% 213 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 1.57
37% 8.54 MB/s
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AmazonUS SSD7CS2211-480-RB $159.991 day ago.
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Typical CS2211 480GB Builds (Compare 10,062 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,127

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