Average Bench: 94.2% (271st of 1058)

Based on 9,434 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 148MB/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 48.2%. 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 381MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,434 samples)
Min Avg Max
350 Read 466 509
299 Write 418 480
201 Mixed 267 303
193 SusWrite 381 479
85.9% 383 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.5 4K Read 29.3 35.7
33.3 4K Write 75.9 114
20.2 4K Mixed 34.1 43.1
128% 46.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
185 DQ Read 323 376
89.5 DQ Write 263 339
88.2 DQ Mixed 148 163
150% 245 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
308GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 424 426 415 434 430 MB/s
Read 484
Write 462
Mixed 251
SusWrite 424
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 29.7
103% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 158
170% 282 MB/s
222GB free
Firmware: X21100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 368 329 382 260 404 MB/s
Read 474
Write 342
Mixed 288
SusWrite 339
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 43.7
4K Mixed 27.4
95% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 136
120% 180 MB/s
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 313 311 301 304 309 MB/s
Read 461
Write 417
Mixed 260
SusWrite 313
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 52.2
4K Mixed 30
106% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 188
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 151
118% 163 MB/s
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 161 159 162 162 162 MB/s
Read 332
Write 155
Mixed 163
SusWrite 153
44% 201 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 40
4K Mixed 24.7
82% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 130
107% 155 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 56,205,608 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $220 @ launch in Jun '14
EbayUS $666 months
AmazonUS $1405 months
BHPhotoUS $2193 years
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Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 698 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $381

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 Comments

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

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