Real World Speed
Performance profile from 620,644 user samples
620,644 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 132% 140GB free
Worst Bench: 78% 463GB free
Poor: 78% Great: 132%
SPEED RANK: 203rd / 1055
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
110 % Faster effective speed.
+16%
94.6 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
472 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+5%
449 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
437 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
410 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
39.5 MB/s Much faster random read.
+34%
29.5 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
93.2 MB/s Faster random write.
+11%
83.8 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
376 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+17%
322 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
52.8 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+34%
39.5 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
348 MB/s +3% 339 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
507 MB/s +3% 491 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
490 MB/s +3% 476 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
47.6 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+33%
35.8 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
128 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+8%
118 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
414 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+13%
368 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
65.7 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+33%
49.4 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
486 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
+11%
439 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 40,207,700 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % 53.6 % +1%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.09 % Hugely higher market share.
+525%
0.17 %
Price
Price (score)
$125 Cheaper.
+13%
141 USD
Value
Value For Money
20.1 % Slightly better value.
+10%
18.3 %
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
385 MB/s Faster peak deep queue read.
+11%
346 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
361 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+6%
342 MB/s
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
370 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+38%
269 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
342 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+15%
298 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
299 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+8%
276 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
314 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+42%
221 MB/s
Age
Newest
75 Months 72.4 Months +4%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,286 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+10%
1,171 Pts
Capacity
Capacity
500GB   —
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 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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