Real World Speed
Performance profile from 1,903 user samples
1,903 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 185% 26GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 83% 30GB free (System drive)
Poor: 83% Great: 185%
SPEED RANK: 153rd / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
141 % Much faster effective speed.
+43%
98.2 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
1529 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+231%
461 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
429 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+6%
404 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
46.1 MB/s Much faster random read.
+34%
34.4 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
110 MB/s Faster random write.
+28%
86.2 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
483 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+34%
360 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
30.3 MB/s 44.9 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+48%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
226 MB/s 297 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+31%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
2071 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+309%
507 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
601 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+24%
485 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
57.3 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+33%
43 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
201 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+69%
119 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
745 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+76%
423 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
46.1 MB/s 58.2 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+26%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
482 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
+25%
386 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 47,285,014 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 56.6 % More popular.
+13%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.02 % 0.31 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,450%
Price
Price (score)
$40 Hugely cheaper.
+208%
123 USD
Value
Value For Money
20.8 % Much better value.
+37%
15.2 %
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
516 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+41%
367 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
590 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+65%
358 MB/s
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
389 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+18%
331 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
395 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+23%
321 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
360 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+26%
285 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
240 MB/s 258 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue mixed IO.
+7%
Age
Newest
41+ Months Much more recent.
+53%
62.9 Months
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,977 Pts Much stronger server IO.
+60%
1,237 Pts
Capacity
Capacity
120GB   —
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Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2021 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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  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
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  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
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  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
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