Average Bench: 86.3% (354th of 1040)

Based on 9,206 user benchmarks.  Model: PNY CS1311 480GB SSD

Very good average bench

The PNY CS1311 480GB averaged just 13.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the PNY CS1311 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 185MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 36MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY CS1311 480GB is 39.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the PNY CS1311 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 217MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 366MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,206 samples)
Min Avg Max
361 Read 474 517
315 Write 435 492
293 Mixed 366 407
141 SusWrite 217 265
83.6% 373 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.2 4K Read 28.7 34.8
37.6 4K Write 78.2 111
23.1 4K Mixed 36 44.3
131% 47.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
166 DQ Read 324 367
121 DQ Write 290 358
102 DQ Mixed 185 206
172% 266 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
111GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 394 150 176 175 176 MB/s
Read 509
Write 486
Mixed 399
SusWrite 257
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 84.6
4K Mixed 38.8
144% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 200
192% 301 MB/s
397GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 154 169 168 168 165 MB/s
Read 454
Write 420
Mixed 368
SusWrite 190
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 44.6
4K Mixed 24.5
88% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 200
188% 294 MB/s
312GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 356 102 163 163 164 MB/s
Read 501
Write 477
Mixed 317
SusWrite 229
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 74.9
4K Mixed 24.1
108% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 58.2
DQ Mixed 59.5
54% 84.8 MB/s
266GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 207 209 210 131 177 MB/s
Read 326
Write 209
Mixed 222
SusWrite 185
53% 235 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 32
110% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 32.5
DQ Write 82.7
DQ Mixed 40.1
36% 51.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,711,251 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $109 @ launch in Apr '16
AmazonUS $893 months
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Desktop 87%
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Workstation 99%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,035

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 Comments

Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba 15nm TLC

Trusted performance...

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3 years ago.

Its speeds are much faster then expected. Its boot time are very short with little worries.


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