Average Bench: 83.2% (265th of 956)

Based on 571 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 16.7% 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 27.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 76.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 45.7%. 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 52.1MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 211MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 571 samples)
Min Avg Max
343 Read 453 491
228 Write 389 473
214 Mixed 370 451
160 SusWrite 361 461
88.4% 393 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.5 4K Read 27.1 35.3
35.6 4K Write 76.5 120
11.5 4K Mixed 21.7 32
109% 41.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.7 DQ Read 211 358
60.8 DQ Write 203 292
11.1 DQ Mixed 52.1 144
81.6% 155 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
217GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 461 462 464 466 465 MB/s
Read 502
Write 458
Mixed 253
SusWrite 463
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 88.4
4K Mixed 36.9
142% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 149
147% 236 MB/s
295GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 414 432 429 438 435 MB/s
Read 503
Write 464
Mixed 226
SusWrite 425
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 37.1
142% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 156
161% 265 MB/s
396GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 413 421 452 448 459 MB/s
Read 485
Write 452
Mixed 247
SusWrite 438
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 34.7
132% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 151
160% 264 MB/s
337GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 404 381 397 418 397 MB/s
Read 478
Write 422
Mixed 230
SusWrite 397
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 74.9
4K Mixed 33.9
129% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 149
158% 262 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,979,188 SSDs tested.

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Typical Extreme II 480GB Builds (Compare 7,609 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $972

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