Average Bench: 84.3% - 109th / 814

Based on 220 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.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 73.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.6MB/s
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Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY CS2211 480GB is 32.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the PNY CS2211 480GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 13.1MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 41.4MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 220 samples)
Min Avg Max
378 Read 497 528
370 Write 465 508
357 Mixed 471 513
107% 478 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.5 4K Read 25.6 32.8
35.7 4K Write 73.6 110
10.3 4K Mixed 13.1 14.6
94.6% 37.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.2 DQ Read 179 347
50.6 DQ Write 218 343
9.48 DQ Mixed 41.4 66.2
75% 146 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
316GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 525
Write 497
Mixed 511
114% 511 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 63.2
4K Mixed 13.7
83% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 62.7
82% 150 MB/s

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 1,917,497 SSDs tested.


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Gaming 77%
Desktop 83%
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Workstation 60%

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,000

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