Average Bench: 93.5% (278th of 1058)

Based on 7,770 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDXPS480G, SanDisk SDSSDXPS

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB averaged just 6.5% 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 28.6MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB is 47.3%. 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 265MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 391MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,770 samples)
Min Avg Max
332 Read 459 510
299 Write 416 480
192 Mixed 265 307
192 SusWrite 391 479
85.9% 383 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18 4K Read 28.6 35.1
34.1 4K Write 73.6 108
19.3 4K Mixed 33.4 42.3
125% 45.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
180 DQ Read 315 378
108 DQ Write 266 339
80.6 DQ Mixed 148 164
150% 243 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 317 308 303 293 280 MB/s
Read 506
Write 443
Mixed 253
SusWrite 295
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 39
156% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 164
168% 274 MB/s
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 310 309 300 299 300 MB/s
Read 326
Write 299
Mixed 188
SusWrite 310
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 67.1
4K Mixed 33.6
121% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 32.6
DQ Write 92.8
DQ Mixed 39.7
37% 55 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 41,716,230 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $220 @ launch in Jun '14
BHPhotoUS $2192 years
AmazonUS $2559 months
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Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 410 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $534

Popular Extreme Pro 480GB systems:

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 Comments

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

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