Average Bench: 62.7% (536th of 929)

Based on 4,887 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDHII120G, SanDis SDSSDHII120G, SanDisk SDSSDHII

Above average average bench

The SanDisk Ultra II 120GB averaged 37.3% 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 432MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra II 120GB is 34.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the SanDisk Ultra II 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 29.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 216MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,887 samples)
Min Avg Max
344 Read 432 470
84.2 Write 219 332
112 Mixed 216 312
63.4% 289 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.9 4K Read 26.8 34.4
27.2 4K Write 54.3 77.6
8.69 4K Mixed 14.5 20.5
88% 31.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.9 DQ Read 159 303
36.7 DQ Write 129 204
8.44 DQ Mixed 29.8 50.3
53.4% 106 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
25GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 440
Write 319
Mixed 297
78% 352 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 28.4
4K Mixed 15.7
65% 21.3 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 49.6
86% 170 MB/s
75GB free
Firmware: X31000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 440
Write 107
Mixed 201
54% 249 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 49.2
4K Mixed 19.8
90% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 42.9
84% 172 MB/s
31GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 449
Write 133
Mixed 150
53% 244 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 52.8
4K Mixed 16.6
92% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 28.2
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 40.7
39% 59.4 MB/s
14GB free
Firmware: X31000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 301
Write 255
Mixed 193
55% 250 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 30.6
4K Mixed 14.7
70% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 71.7
DQ Mixed 46.3
61% 115 MB/s
2GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 435
Write 62.3
Mixed 68.9
40% 189 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 37.9
4K Mixed 7.96
67% 23.3 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 66.6
DQ Mixed 47.3
67% 130 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,224,126 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $76 @ launch in Sep '14
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Typical Ultra II 120GB Builds (Compare 16,259 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 39%
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Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $599

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