Average Bench: 84.3% (136th of 862)

Based on 513 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 Read Speed 26.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 74.3MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY CS2211 480GB is 38.7%. 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 43.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 513 samples)
Min Avg Max
376 Read 503 530
256 Write 457 511
298 Mixed 470 514
106% 476 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.6 4K Read 26.1 33.1
36.3 4K Write 74.3 113
10.7 4K Mixed 13.2 14.6
95.8% 37.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.2 DQ Read 175 351
64.8 DQ Write 224 351
10.7 DQ Mixed 43.2 66.2
76% 147 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
94GB free
Firmware: CS221016 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 528
Write 508
Mixed 512
115% 516 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 14.1
123% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 65.3
127% 254 MB/s
330GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 531
Write 508
Mixed 510
115% 516 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 14
130% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 34.4
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 13.9
30% 57.4 MB/s
284GB free
Firmware: CS221016 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 528
Write 509
Mixed 514
116% 517 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 12.4
97% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 59.6
88% 166 MB/s
270GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 512
Write 468
Mixed 504
110% 495 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 88.5
4K Mixed 13.4
111% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 31.1
DQ Write 96
DQ Mixed 13.4
25% 46.8 MB/s
73GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 512
Write 347
Mixed 438
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 92.3
4K Mixed 13
112% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 32.3
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 58
73% 122 MB/s
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 Prices

AmazonUS SSD7CS2211-480-RB $159.991 month ago.
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Typical CS2211 480GB Builds (Compare 7,901 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,040

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