Average Bench: 86.1% (307th of 1000)

Based on 1,725 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDH3250G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB averaged just 13.8% 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 228MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 38.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB is 41.4%. 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 245MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,725 samples)
Min Avg Max
364 Read 460 510
217 Write 354 471
169 Mixed 245 333
107 SusWrite 190 218
69.6% 312 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.4 4K Read 31.5 40.8
36.8 4K Write 79.1 120
22.1 4K Mixed 38.9 52.5
139% 49.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
59.4 DQ Read 329 381
91.2 DQ Write 260 328
43.3 DQ Mixed 228 279
188% 272 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 204 203 206 203 207 MB/s
Read 496
Write 438
Mixed 203
SusWrite 204
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 35.5
155% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 270
221% 316 MB/s
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 196 161 160 137 132 MB/s
Read 485
Write 282
Mixed 200
SusWrite 162
62% 282 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 34.8
137% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 217
165% 221 MB/s
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 190 197 201 203 201 MB/s
Read 450
Write 430
Mixed 328
SusWrite 216
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 32
106% 36.5 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 281
232% 332 MB/s
123GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 192 194 184 181 184 MB/s
Read 332
Write 274
Mixed 255
SusWrite 190
59% 263 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 54.1
4K Mixed 30.5
105% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 207
190% 292 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,374,440 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $80 @ launch in Jul '17
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EbayUS $4932 mins
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Typical Ultra 3D 250GB Builds (Compare 26,047 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B350-F GAMING - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 119% - Outstanding Total price: $574

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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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