Average Bench: 95.8% (187th of 980)

Based on 3,317 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDXPS480G, SanDisk SDSSDXPS

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB averaged just 4.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 148MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB is 45.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 266MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 383MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,317 samples)
Min Avg Max
367 Read 467 510
317 Write 420 482
185 Mixed 266 318
186 SusWrite 383 479
86.2% 384 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.1 4K Read 29.2 36.1
41.1 4K Write 80.4 116
22.4 4K Mixed 34.2 43.2
131% 48 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.6 DQ Read 328 379
108 DQ Write 290 341
38.8 DQ Mixed 148 164
155% 255 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
335GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 485 487 484 486 484 MB/s
Read 509
Write 485
Mixed 281
SusWrite 473
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 43.3
170% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 163
173% 287 MB/s
386GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 457 473 483 480 477 MB/s
Read 504
Write 481
Mixed 295
SusWrite 474
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 83
4K Mixed 39.2
144% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 158
170% 284 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 11,408,650 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jun '14
BHPhotoUS $2194 months
AmazonUS $23028 days
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Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $512

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 Comments

Controller: Marvell 88SS9187-BLD2. Flash Memory: SanDisk 19nm eX2 ABL MLC

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