Average Bench: 63.9% (508th of 927)

Based on 40,075 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDA240G, SanDis SDSSDA240G, SanDisk SDSSDA24

Above average average bench

The SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB averaged 36.1% 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 Write Speed 70.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 477MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB is 39.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 8.76MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 4.33MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 40,075 samples)
Min Avg Max
362 Read 477 515
38 Write 288 425
91.4 Mixed 325 461
80.3% 363 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.3 4K Read 21 29
25.6 4K Write 70.8 107
0.04 4K Mixed 4.33 6.93
74.9% 32.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.5 DQ Read 117 230
51.5 DQ Write 182 295
0.06 DQ Mixed 8.76 29.3
46.1% 102 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
42GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 474
Write 363
Mixed 416
93% 418 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 4.57
101% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 209
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 26.5
80% 170 MB/s
19GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 261
Mixed 338
82% 372 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 6.48
106% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 7.68
64% 146 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 501
Write 360
Mixed 410
94% 424 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 4.12
80% 36.6 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 22.5
78% 168 MB/s
168GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 490
Write 330
Mixed 355
87% 391 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 0.04
75% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 21.4
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 5.17
47% 102 MB/s
110GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 477
Write 353
Mixed 403
91% 411 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 46.1
4K Mixed 4.1
61% 23.6 MB/s
DQ Read 22.2
DQ Write 57.3
DQ Mixed 4.12
13% 27.9 MB/s
20GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 484
Write 352
Mixed 308
84% 381 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 50.7
4K Mixed 0.04
51% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 16.6
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 1.09
30% 65.6 MB/s
56GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 510
Write 85.6
Mixed 213
58% 270 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 58.4
4K Mixed 0.04
62% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 25.3
DQ Write 75
DQ Mixed 2.54
16% 34.3 MB/s
23GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 345
Write 229
Mixed 267
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 51.2
4K Mixed 0.05
49% 22 MB/s
DQ Read 18
DQ Write 58.6
DQ Mixed 1.38
12% 26 MB/s
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AmazonUS SDSSDA-240G-G26 $6919 mins
NeweggUS SDSSDA-240G-G26 $725 hrs
EbayUS SDSSDA-240G-G25 $1286 mins
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Typical SSD Plus 240GB Builds (Compare 15,496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
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Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $477

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