Average Bench: 88.8% (177th of 947)

Based on 3,149 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDXPS480G, SanDisk SDSSDXPS

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB averaged just 11.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 75.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB is 41.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 211MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 57.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,149 samples)
Min Avg Max
366 Read 487 515
283 Write 435 494
256 Mixed 416 485
196 SusWrite 384 470
96.8% 430 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.1 4K Read 28.2 35.3
35.4 4K Write 75.1 109
13.4 4K Mixed 23.6 35.3
113% 42.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.7 DQ Read 211 370
66.2 DQ Write 214 328
13.2 DQ Mixed 57.7 158
86% 161 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
359GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 472 475 467 467 470 MB/s
Read 507
Write 477
Mixed 298
SusWrite 470
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 79.8
4K Mixed 38.2
141% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 160
169% 280 MB/s
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 411 404 385 378 367 MB/s
Read 479
Write 436
Mixed 282
SusWrite 393
89% 398 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 46.3
4K Mixed 28.4
99% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 160
171% 285 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 229 233 228 229 232 MB/s
Read 334
Write 232
Mixed 205
SusWrite 228
56% 250 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 45.1
4K Mixed 28.7
100% 33.4 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 120
98% 140 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,511,718 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jun '14
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Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 21,866 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,276

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 Comments

Controller: Marvell 88SS9187-BLD2. Flash Memory: SanDisk 19nm eX2 ABL MLC.

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