Average Bench: 93.5% (208th of 992)

Based on 3,729 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDXPS480G, SanDisk SDSSDXPS

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB averaged just 6.4% 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 148MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 284MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB is 47%. 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 387MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,729 samples)
Min Avg Max
345 Read 458 508
306 Write 414 478
190 Mixed 265 311
184 SusWrite 387 475
85.6% 381 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.4 4K Read 28.1 35.4
37.2 4K Write 74.2 111
21.4 4K Mixed 33 42.2
124% 45.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
95.6 DQ Read 325 379
101 DQ Write 284 342
50.9 DQ Mixed 148 165
154% 252 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
83GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 455 448 457 460 453 MB/s
Read 506
Write 457
Mixed 280
SusWrite 455
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 41
160% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 160
169% 281 MB/s
336GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 482 481 484 484 484 MB/s
Read 498
Write 461
Mixed 287
SusWrite 482
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 36.6
127% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 160
172% 287 MB/s
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 243 253 246 282 258 288 MB/s
Read 343
Write 329
Mixed 216
SusWrite 262
65% 287 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 81
4K Mixed 33.4
127% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 147
135% 207 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,029,063 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $220 @ launch in Jun '14
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Typical Extreme Pro 480GB Builds (Compare 540 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $512

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

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