SamsungMZ-7KE512BW
SanDiskSDSSDHII-480G-G25

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND. Release date: Q3 2014.

Controller: Marvell 88SS9187. Memory: SanDisk 19nm TLC. Release date: Q3 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 44,534 user samples
25,169 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 127% 374GB free
Worst Bench: 76% 53GB free (System drive)
Poor: 76% Great: 127%
SPEED RANK: 141st / 959
19,365 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% 447GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 55GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 242nd / 959
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
105 % Faster effective speed.
+21%
86.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
472 MB/s +4% 453 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
400 MB/s +2% 392 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
34.3 MB/s Faster random read.
+18%
29.1 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
95.5 MB/s Faster random write.
+20%
79.3 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
348 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+27%
275 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
45.7 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+25%
36.5 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
353 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+48%
238 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
515 MB/s +2% 505 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
488 MB/s +2% 477 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
43.8 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+15%
38.2 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
132 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+10%
120 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
397 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+13%
351 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
60 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+18%
50.8 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
484 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+41%
344 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 9,145,409 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.26 % 0.27 % +4%
Value
Value For Money
86.8 % 147 % Much better value.
+69%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
72 % Slightly more popular.
+11%
65 %
Price
Price (score)
$249 $90 Much cheaper.
+64%
Age
Newest
51 Months 49 Months +4%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
387 MB/s 390 MB/s +1%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
354 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+14%
310 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,279 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+5%
1,213 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
361 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+43%
252 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
347 MB/s +3% 337 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
304 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+18%
257 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
309 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+54%
200 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 480GB
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) October 2018 SSD Rankings.

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