Average Bench: 86.5% (366th of 1058)

Based on 12,336 user benchmarks.  Model: PNY CS1311 480GB SSD

Very good average bench

The PNY CS1311 480GB averaged just 13.5% 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 186MB/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 38%. 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 221MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 364MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,336 samples)
Min Avg Max
375 Read 477 516
307 Write 433 492
297 Mixed 364 405
135 SusWrite 221 259
83.8% 374 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19 4K Read 29 34
35.3 4K Write 76.9 105
22.5 4K Mixed 36 43.2
131% 47.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
221 DQ Read 331 367
107 DQ Write 286 359
135 DQ Mixed 186 206
173% 268 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
199GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 370 144 174 171 174 MB/s
Read 514
Write 487
Mixed 377
SusWrite 251
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 81.7
4K Mixed 38.9
142% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 200
191% 300 MB/s
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 255 126 156 165 159 MB/s
Read 467
Write 430
Mixed 367
SusWrite 196
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 43.1
157% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 198
186% 289 MB/s
316GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 361 123 134 165 168 MB/s
Read 508
Write 484
Mixed 401
SusWrite 233
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 71.1
4K Mixed 36.9
130% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 205
194% 303 MB/s
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 350 91 102 32 34 MB/s
Read 510
Write 477
Mixed 410
SusWrite 177
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 53.2
4K Mixed 36
123% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 173
143% 213 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,502,533 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $109 @ launch in Apr '16
AmazonUS $893 months
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Gaming 101%
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Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 95%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,091

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 Comments

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

Trusted performance...

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4 years ago.

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


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