Average Bench: 94.3% (229th of 1011)

Based on 4,708 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDXPS480G, SanDisk SDSSDXPS

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB averaged just 5.7% 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 146MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB is 48.4%. 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 267MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 380MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,708 samples)
Min Avg Max
355 Read 463 508
308 Write 419 480
196 Mixed 267 307
180 SusWrite 380 475
85.8% 382 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19 4K Read 29 35.5
37.5 4K Write 77.5 115
20.6 4K Mixed 34 42.5
129% 46.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
125 DQ Read 317 378
102 DQ Write 276 340
58.9 DQ Mixed 146 163
151% 246 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
395GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 489 490 492 493 493 492 MB/s
Read 515
Write 484
Mixed 352
SusWrite 492
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 45
182% 70.4 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 161
170% 282 MB/s
189GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 486 486 489 487 489 MB/s
Read 512
Write 484
Mixed 297
SusWrite 487
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 96.2
4K Mixed 41.1
155% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 166
177% 293 MB/s
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 463 471 466 474 472 MB/s
Read 502
Write 443
Mixed 285
SusWrite 468
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 91.3
4K Mixed 38.6
147% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 160
170% 281 MB/s
313GB free
Firmware: X21100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 413 412 410 411 403 MB/s
Read 468
Write 410
Mixed 261
SusWrite 409
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 40.9
4K Mixed 27.3
92% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 137
121% 181 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,587,769 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jun '14
AmazonUS $1959 mins
BHPhotoUS $21912 months
EbayUS $25517 mins
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Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 681 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: 23% - Poor Total price: $488

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 Comments

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

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