Real World Speed
Performance profile from 3,749 user samples
3,749 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% 238GB free
Worst Bench: 45% 133GB free (System drive)
Poor: 45% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 652nd / 1017
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
66.8 % 97.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+46%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
416 MB/s 457 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+10%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
204 MB/s 409 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+100%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
22.4 MB/s 33.3 MB/s Much faster random read.
+49%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
54.5 MB/s 87.2 MB/s Much faster random write.
+60%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
161 MB/s 359 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+123%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
22.1 MB/s 44.3 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+101%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
185 MB/s 302 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+63%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
485 MB/s 501 MB/s +3%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
262 MB/s 482 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+84%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
32.4 MB/s 41.2 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+27%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
82.6 MB/s 122 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+48%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
192 MB/s 413 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+115%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
28.8 MB/s 56.7 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+97%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
252 MB/s 390 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+55%
Market Share
Based on 22,623,051 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 71.9 % Much more popular.
+41%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.04 % 0.58 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,356%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
372 MB/s +2% 366 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
257 MB/s 358 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+39%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
83.9 MB/s 317 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+278%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
319 MB/s +2% 313 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
190 MB/s 287 MB/s Much faster deep queue write.
+51%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
72.3 MB/s 249 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+244%
Age
Newest
69+ Months 51.9 Months Much more recent.
+33%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,050 Pts 1,234 Pts Stronger server IO.
+18%
Capacity
Capacity
256GB   —
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 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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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
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Intel Core i7-9700K $356Nvidia RTX 2060 $330Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
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