Real World Speed
Performance profile from 288 user samples
288 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 177% 17GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 60% 82GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 177%
SPEED RANK: 186th / 1072
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
123 % Faster effective speed.
+25%
98.4 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
1107 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+142%
457 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
456 MB/s Faster write speed.
+12%
405 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
45.9 MB/s Much faster random read.
+34%
34.3 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
94.1 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+7%
87.6 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
518 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+44%
359 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
48.1 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+7%
45 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
163 MB/s 296 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+82%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
1634 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+223%
507 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
611 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+26%
485 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
58.2 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+35%
43 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
150 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+23%
122 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
713 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+68%
423 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
70.8 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+21%
58.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
186 MB/s 387 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+108%
Market Share
Based on 75,175,936 SSDs tested
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 56.8 % More popular.
+14%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.21 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,989%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
419 MB/s Faster peak deep queue read.
+14%
367 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
450 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+26%
358 MB/s
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
271 MB/s 331 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+22%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
352 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+8%
326 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
259 MB/s 289 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+12%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
215 MB/s 260 MB/s Faster deep queue mixed IO.
+21%
Age
Newest
32+ Months Hugely more recent.
+189%
92.6 Months
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,600 Pts Stronger server IO.
+29%
1,240 Pts
Capacity
Capacity
128GB   —
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 2024 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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Intel Core i5-12400F $146Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $373Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $80
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