Real World Speed
Performance profile from 2,711 user samples
2,711 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 116% 238GB free
Worst Bench: 60% 53GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 116%
SPEED RANK: 310th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
90.6 % 98.8 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+9%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
465 MB/s +0% 464 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
372 MB/s 408 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+10%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
29.4 MB/s 34.6 MB/s Faster random read.
+18%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
81.4 MB/s 87.4 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+7%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
361 MB/s 362 MB/s +0%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
41 MB/s 45.4 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+11%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
273 MB/s 296 MB/s Slightly faster sustained write speed.
+8%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
515 MB/s +2% 506 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
462 MB/s 485 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+5%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
39.5 MB/s 42.8 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+8%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
112 MB/s 120 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+7%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
438 MB/s +3% 423 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
55.6 MB/s 58.1 MB/s +4%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
448 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
+17%
384 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 45,278,324 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 56.7 % More popular.
+13%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.02 % 0.31 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,467%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
379 MB/s +3% 368 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
354 MB/s 358 MB/s +1%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
270 MB/s 331 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+22%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
251 MB/s 322 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+28%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
276 MB/s 287 MB/s +4%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
176 MB/s 259 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+47%
Age
Newest
52+ Months More recent.
+17%
60.9 Months
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,234 Pts 1,238 Pts +0%
Capacity
Capacity
256GB   —
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 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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  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
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  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
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  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
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