Average Bench: 86.3% (280th of 980)

Based on 1,180 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDH3250G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB averaged just 13.6% 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 227MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 39.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra 3D 250GB is 45.4%. 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 191MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 245MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,180 samples)
Min Avg Max
343 Read 455 512
189 Write 349 482
161 Mixed 245 339
111 SusWrite 191 229
69.1% 310 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.2 4K Read 32.1 41.2
42.8 4K Write 80.2 119
22.1 4K Mixed 39.2 52.3
141% 50.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
35.8 DQ Read 324 381
94 DQ Write 256 329
43.5 DQ Mixed 227 280
187% 269 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 202 200 206 197 199 MB/s
Read 518
Write 464
Mixed 255
SusWrite 204
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 56.2
204% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 276
215% 298 MB/s
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 217 195 192 193 194 MB/s
Read 519
Write 470
Mixed 216
SusWrite 203
78% 352 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 53.9
198% 74.1 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 247
206% 300 MB/s
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 204 180 179 145 158 MB/s
Read 510
Write 489
Mixed 260
SusWrite 176
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 52.4
187% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 266
188% 246 MB/s
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 203 197 203 206 207 MB/s
Read 467
Write 246
Mixed 204
SusWrite 204
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 87.9
4K Mixed 46.1
160% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 270
212% 296 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 11,408,650 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $80 @ launch in Jul '17
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Typical Ultra 3D 250GB Builds (Compare 20,910 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B350-F GAMING - $116

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $692

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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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