Release date ≈ Q4 2017.


Controller: Phison PS3111-S11. Flash Memory: Toshiba 15nm TLC. Release date: Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 81,624 user samples
8,734 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 89% 171GB free
Worst Bench: 33% 32GB free (System drive)
Poor: 33% Great: 89%
SPEED RANK: 575th / 1011
72,890 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 93% 186GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 35% 19GB free (System drive)
Poor: 35% Great: 93%
SPEED RANK: 668th / 1011
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
70.8 % Slightly faster effective speed.
64.4 %
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
424 MB/s +1% 421 MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
265 MB/s 311 MB/s Faster write speed.
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
30 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
26.8 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
69.9 MB/s Faster random write.
57.7 MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
304 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
270 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
30.7 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
21.9 MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
107 MB/s 154 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
Peak Sequential Read Speed
489 MB/s 509 MB/s +4%
Peak Sequential Write Speed
412 MB/s 447 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
39.1 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
36.7 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
91.4 MB/s 99.5 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
365 MB/s 424 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
40.7 MB/s +3% 39.6 MB/s
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
156 MB/s 398 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
Market Share
Based on 16,894,872 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.21 % 2.9 % Insanely higher market share.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 61 % More popular.
21+ Months Much more recent.
31 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
318 MB/s Faster peak deep queue read.
270 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
332 MB/s 340 MB/s +2%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,089 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
1,036 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
213 MB/s +1% 210 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
246 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
189 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
223 MB/s +2% 218 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
139 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
93.5 MB/s
240GB 240GB

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