Average Bench: 81% (177th of 850)

Based on 292 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 18.9% 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 26.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 72.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 45%. 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 44.4MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 191MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 292 samples)
Min Avg Max
332 Read 443 485
221 Write 391 473
258 Mixed 381 450
90.3% 405 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.3 4K Read 26.2 35.2
31.3 4K Write 72.3 120
10.6 4K Mixed 20.4 28.4
104% 39.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.7 DQ Read 191 357
56.3 DQ Write 195 292
10.4 DQ Mixed 44.4 67.3
74.4% 144 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
145GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 488
Write 473
Mixed 399
101% 453 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 29.5
158% 63.4 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 67.5
121% 240 MB/s
146GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 488
Write 464
Mixed 434
103% 462 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 29.1
155% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 67.9
119% 234 MB/s
116GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 476
Write 430
Mixed 370
95% 425 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 58.4
4K Mixed 23.5
96% 35.1 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 65.7
89% 163 MB/s
102GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 457
Write 363
Mixed 356
87% 392 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 23.5
97% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 65.2
93% 172 MB/s
208GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 450
Write 437
Mixed 394
95% 427 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 41.5
4K Mixed 20.2
80% 27.5 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 62.1
79% 142 MB/s
182GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 480
Write 435
Mixed 446
101% 454 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 36.7
4K Mixed 9.61
50% 19.6 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 9.32
55% 126 MB/s
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Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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Motherboard: Asus Z87-PRO - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,213

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