Release date ≈ Q3 2018.

Release date ≈ Q4 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 61,936 user samples
24,908 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 101% 356GB free
Worst Bench: 34% 91GB free (System drive)
Poor: 34% Great: 101%
SPEED RANK: 621st / 1026
37,028 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 253% 274GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 122% 78GB free (System drive)
Poor: 122% Great: 253%
SPEED RANK: 72nd / 1026
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
69.8 % 200 % Hugely faster effective speed.
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
473 MB/s 1438 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
388 MB/s 916 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
27.5 MB/s 58.2 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
73.6 MB/s 138 MB/s Hugely faster random write.
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
332 MB/s 861 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
19.9 MB/s 70.4 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
187 MB/s 642 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
Peak Sequential Read Speed
516 MB/s 1690 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
Peak Sequential Write Speed
462 MB/s 1112 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
35.1 MB/s 68.7 MB/s Hugely faster peak random read.
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
116 MB/s 186 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
418 MB/s 1025 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
29.5 MB/s 88.9 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
448 MB/s 935 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
Market Share
Based on 29,454,362 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.4 % 0.54 % Much higher market share.
Value For Money
22.2 % 63.8 % Hugely better value.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
54 % 77 % Much more popular.
Price (score)
$58 +3% $60
22+ Months 21+ Months +5%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
272 MB/s 616 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
348 MB/s 1062 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,063 Pts 2,645 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
46.7 MB/s 265 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
172 MB/s 427 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
266 MB/s 752 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
29.7 MB/s 216 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
480GB 500GB

when filling more than 70% of the game starts to freeze. [Jul '20 Viper207]


very powerfull for the price ( discount ) [Jun '20 Seidowas]


Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) August 2020 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]


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