Average Bench: 85.7% (181st of 929)

Based on 553 user benchmarks.  Models: TS512GSSD370, TS512GSS D370

Very good average bench

The Transcend SSD370 512GB averaged just 14.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Transcend SSD370 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 74.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 23.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend SSD370 512GB is 42.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend SSD370 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 154MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 49.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 553 samples)
Min Avg Max
375 Read 490 521
314 Write 408 439
285 Mixed 438 472
99.2% 445 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.1 4K Read 23.4 29.4
33.8 4K Write 74.8 112
14.4 4K Mixed 26.9 37.8
110% 41.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.5 DQ Read 154 274
54.4 DQ Write 200 292
14.2 DQ Mixed 49.9 76.4
73.2% 135 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
161GB free
Firmware: O0918B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 498
Write 437
Mixed 463
104% 466 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 30.8
104% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 70
92% 166 MB/s
140GB free
Firmware: N1114H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 497
Write 428
Mixed 460
103% 462 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 21.3
117% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 27.4
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 21
56% 109 MB/s
167GB free
Firmware: N0815B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 518
Write 425
Mixed 463
104% 469 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 30.6
112% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 23.8
DQ Write 81.9
DQ Mixed 63
45% 56.2 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,231,067 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $180 @ launch in Aug '14
AmazonUS $19023 mins
BHPhotoUS $20517 months
OutletPCUS $2282 days
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Typical SSD370 512GB Builds (Compare 2,941 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE IV EXTREME - $589

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,899

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Controller: Silicon Motion SM2246EN. NAND: Micron 20nm Synchronous MLC.

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