Average Bench: 207% (13th of 859)

Based on 59 user benchmarks.  Models: NVMe ZTSSDPG3-480G-GE, ZTSSDPG3-480G-GE

Outstanding average bench

The Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB averaged 107.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,973MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 1,169MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB is 115%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 70.5MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 294MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 59 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,280 Read 1,973 2,368
293 Write 1,169 1,363
374 Mixed 1,151 1,652
316% 1,431 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.8 4K Read 31.5 42.1
41.4 4K Write 115 155
14.8 4K Mixed 28.9 43.6
146% 58.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.2 DQ Read 294 683
88 DQ Write 316 601
18.6 DQ Mixed 70.5 123
118% 227 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
268GB free
Firmware: E7FM01.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 2,248
Write 1,271
Mixed 1,194
346% 1,571 MB/s
4K Read 60
4K Write 595
4K Mixed 251
728% 302 MB/s
DQ Read 527
DQ Write 593
DQ Mixed 260
279% 460 MB/s
155GB free
Firmware: E7FM01.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 2,405
Write 1,368
Mixed 1,273
370% 1,682 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 29.8
174% 73.4 MB/s
DQ Read 669
DQ Write 534
DQ Mixed 101
212% 434 MB/s
418GB free
Firmware: E7FM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 2,257
Write 1,328
Mixed 1,276
357% 1,621 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 31.4
189% 81.3 MB/s
DQ Read 714
DQ Write 637
DQ Mixed 123
243% 491 MB/s
414GB free
Firmware: E7FM01.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 2,368
Write 1,211
Mixed 1,278
356% 1,619 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 26
170% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 37.5
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 26.3
44% 81.2 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,842,931 SSDs tested.


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Typical Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB Builds (Compare 6,524 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 100%
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Desktop 110%
Workstation 78%

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING M5 (MS-7977) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,367

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