Average Bench: 86.2% (368th of 1058)

Based on 4,472 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDH3250G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB averaged just 13.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 225MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 39.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB is 44%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 190MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 247MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,472 samples)
Min Avg Max
352 Read 461 511
211 Write 350 482
155 Mixed 247 343
110 SusWrite 190 224
69.5% 312 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.6 4K Read 32.2 40.6
37.1 4K Write 79.2 115
22.3 4K Mixed 39.1 52.5
141% 50.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
153 DQ Read 324 380
99.1 DQ Write 251 327
60.5 DQ Mixed 225 282
185% 266 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
232GB free
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 202 199 197 199 199 MB/s
Read 511
Write 487
Mixed 342
SusWrite 222
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 52.2
188% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 282
231% 330 MB/s
177GB free
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 216 203 203 203 198 205 MB/s
Read 459
Write 335
Mixed 259
SusWrite 205
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 41.8
175% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 224
193% 289 MB/s
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 162 158 156 139 162 MB/s
Read 452
Write 264
Mixed 192
SusWrite 160
59% 267 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 55.6
4K Mixed 35.7
121% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 242
208% 307 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 41,718,125 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $80 @ launch in Jul '17
AmazonUS $4921 mins
BHPhotoUS $508 months
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Typical Ultra 3D 250GB Builds (Compare 54 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: Asus K40IN

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 19% - Very poor Total price: $49

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 Comments

Controller: Marvell 88SS1074. Memory: SanDisk 3D TLC

Faster boot-up. blazing fast gaming. pro-level multi-tasking...

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