Average Bench: 95.6% (221st of 1011)

Based on 4,203 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDXPS480G, SanDisk SDSSDXPS

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB averaged just 4.4% 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 149MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.6MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB is 46.4%. 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 269MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 383MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,203 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 468 509
298 Write 419 479
200 Mixed 269 320
193 SusWrite 383 476
86.4% 385 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20 4K Read 29.6 35.9
36.2 4K Write 79.3 116
22.4 4K Mixed 34.7 42.9
131% 47.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
174 DQ Read 320 379
164 DQ Write 277 339
87.1 DQ Mixed 149 164
153% 249 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
167GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 448 451 451 449 453 MB/s
Read 503
Write 472
Mixed 348
SusWrite 450
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 90.4
4K Mixed 38.7
150% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 154
168% 281 MB/s
89GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 433 433 427 437 433 MB/s
Read 448
Write 420
Mixed 268
SusWrite 426
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 94.9
4K Mixed 37.7
141% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 163
175% 291 MB/s
315GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 439 401 379 421 410 464 MB/s
Read 501
Write 467
Mixed 333
SusWrite 419
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 39
149% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 36.7
89% 186 MB/s
284GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 372 389 387 408 385 MB/s
Read 475
Write 412
Mixed 246
SusWrite 386
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 53.2
4K Mixed 30.6
109% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 161
172% 286 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,132,121 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jun '14
AmazonUS $2005 mins
BHPhotoUS $21914 months
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Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 27% - Poor Total price: $515

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

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