SanDiskSDSSDHII-480G-G25
SamsungMZ-V7S500B(W|/AM)

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

Release date ≈ Q1 2019.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 442,220 user samples
66,264 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% 447GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 266GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 374th / 1058
375,956 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 347% 403GB free
Worst Bench: 198% 249GB free (System drive)
Poor: 198% Great: 347%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
86.2 % 287 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+233%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
452 MB/s 2383 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+427%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
396 MB/s 2103 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+431%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
28.8 MB/s 66.9 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+132%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
73.9 MB/s 154 MB/s Hugely faster random write.
+108%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
277 MB/s 1628 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+488%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
36.2 MB/s 85.9 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+137%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
247 MB/s 867 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+251%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
504 MB/s 2729 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+441%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
479 MB/s 2585 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+440%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
37.3 MB/s 75 MB/s Hugely faster peak random read.
+101%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
114 MB/s 232 MB/s Hugely faster peak random write.
+104%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
352 MB/s 1937 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+450%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
48.7 MB/s 110 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+126%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
341 MB/s 1060 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+211%
Market Share
Based on 57,592,030 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.05 % 1.34 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,580%
Value
Value For Money
20.5 % 92.8 % Hugely better value.
+352%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
55 % 65 % More popular.
+18%
Price
Price (score)
$85 $59 Much cheaper.
+31%
Age
Newest
95 Months 42+ Months Much more recent.
+56%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
390 MB/s 1866 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+378%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
307 MB/s 1505 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+390%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,203 Pts 5,347 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+344%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
252 MB/s 1623 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+544%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
342 MB/s 1264 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+270%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
254 MB/s 936 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+269%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
206 MB/s 1058 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+414%
Capacity
Capacity
480GB 500GB
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The 970 Evo Plus offers excellent sustained write performance both in and out of cache. This results in consistent performance even when the drive is nearly full. Samsung also have a great track record for reliability, this drive will likely last a lifetime. The larger capacity drives (1TB+) offer even better write performance and may be more appropriate for some users. We use this drive (and its larger siblings) extensively in our EFps Lab at UserBenchmark. [Feb '20 SSDrivePro]

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