Average Bench: 94.7% (233rd of 1016)

Based on 4,392 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDXPS480G, SanDisk SDSSDXPS

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB averaged just 5.2% 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 147MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB is 46%. 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 379MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 4,392 samples)
Min Avg Max
355 Read 467 509
308 Write 421 480
198 Mixed 267 319
189 SusWrite 379 478
86.1% 384 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19 4K Read 29.3 36
37.6 4K Write 77.9 116
20.9 4K Mixed 34.3 43.1
130% 47.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
172 DQ Read 319 378
118 DQ Write 274 340
66.7 DQ Mixed 147 164
151% 247 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
446GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 473 474 478 478 476 MB/s
Read 494
Write 471
Mixed 291
SusWrite 459
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 78
4K Mixed 37.7
138% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 120
143% 244 MB/s
282GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 398 366 379 412 379 MB/s
Read 441
Write 406
Mixed 263
SusWrite 390
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 50.5
4K Mixed 26.7
95% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 155
149% 238 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 282 255 185 127 130 MB/s
Read 462
Write 396
Mixed 256
SusWrite 222
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 44.8
4K Mixed 27
96% 32.2 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 160
162% 264 MB/s
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 356 379 447 404 320 329 MB/s
Read 466
Write 437
Mixed 277
SusWrite 372
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 46.8
4K Mixed 29.3
100% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 26.1
DQ Write 53
DQ Mixed 30.2
26% 36.4 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 372 338 338 314 287 MB/s
Read 453
Write 413
Mixed 268
SusWrite 335
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 33.5
4K Mixed 22.4
74% 24.8 MB/s
DQ Read 121
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 23.2
58% 118 MB/s
4,392 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,624,497 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jun '14
BHPhotoUS $21916 months
AmazonUS $2472 days
Send price feedback
Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 832 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 26% - Poor Total price: $534

Popular Extreme Pro 480GB systems:

How Fast Is Your SSD? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 2020 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

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

Play games? Make games? It’s time to get Extreme...

Added 4 years ago.

Your
opinion?
1016 Drives (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different SSDs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $43
Intel Core i5-9600K $218Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback