Average Bench: 67.9% - 350th / 836

more Based on 5,630 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDHII480G, SanDis Ultra II 480GB, SanDis SDSSDHII480G, SanDisk SDSSDHII, SanDisk Ultra II 480, SanDisk Ultra II 480GB, SanDisk Ultra II

Above average average bench

The SanDisk Ultra II 480GB averaged 32.0% 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 27.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 462MB/s
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Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra II 480GB is 35%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Ultra II 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 29.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 14.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,630 samples)
Min Avg Max
339 Read 462 499
166 Write 274 346
185 Mixed 270 339
73.9% 335 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.9 4K Read 27.4 37.2
23.9 4K Write 51.2 84.5
7.69 4K Mixed 14.6 21.4
87.3% 31.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.7 DQ Read 194 372
33.7 DQ Write 136 211
7.62 DQ Mixed 29.3 51.2
58.5% 120 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
425GB free
Firmware: X41200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 486
Write 253
Mixed 253
73% 331 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 64.8
4K Mixed 15.3
102% 37.4 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 32.2
74% 156 MB/s
333GB free
Firmware: X41200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 487
Write 328
Mixed 312
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 63.4
4K Mixed 12.8
101% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 35.9
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 11.6
41% 83.5 MB/s
337GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 474
Write 167
Mixed 202
61% 281 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 73.3
4K Mixed 16.4
110% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 46.7
79% 153 MB/s
62GB free
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 487
Write 199
Mixed 166
62% 284 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 63.8
4K Mixed 11.2
91% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 9.44
78% 186 MB/s
344GB free
Firmware: X41200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 476
Write 227
Mixed 267
71% 323 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 59.3
4K Mixed 10.5
90% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 10.2
66% 157 MB/s

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,124,209 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $122.814 hrs ago.
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EbayUS $139.001 min ago.
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Typical Ultra II 480GB Builds (Compare 10,860 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $153

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,071

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Controller: Marvell 88SS9187. Memory: SanDisk 19nm TLC.

Everything you do on your computer - faster...

Added 20 months ago.

Very good

8 months ago.

My first ssd, so, is very good to me!!!!


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