Average Bench: 81.5% (181st of 873)

Based on 427 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 18.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 74.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 44.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 44.6MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 192MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 427 samples)
Min Avg Max
333 Read 446 486
225 Write 388 473
253 Mixed 381 450
90.3% 405 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.3 4K Read 26.6 35.1
31.8 4K Write 74.2 120
10.8 4K Mixed 20.6 28.4
106% 40.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.3 DQ Read 192 356
55.2 DQ Write 195 292
10.5 DQ Mixed 44.6 67.3
74.5% 144 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
282GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 476
Write 466
Mixed 438
103% 460 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 75.4
4K Mixed 27.1
120% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 247
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 66.6
94% 175 MB/s
31GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 471
Write 304
Mixed 338
82% 371 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 25.9
153% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 36.9
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 16.1
54% 109 MB/s
182GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 481
Write 427
Mixed 381
96% 430 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 18.8
133% 53.6 MB/s
DQ Read 34.8
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 17.6
30% 56.2 MB/s
62GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 467
Write 385
Mixed 353
89% 402 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 16.7
125% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 34.2
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 59.5
48% 65.8 MB/s
44GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 433
Write 240
Mixed 312
72% 328 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 63.7
4K Mixed 13.9
81% 32.3 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 81.2
DQ Mixed 40.4
58% 113 MB/s
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Typical Extreme II 480GB Builds (Compare 2,894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-PRO - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,438

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