Average Bench: 76.4% (486th of 1011)

Based on 6,044 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDHII120G, SanDis SDSSDHII120G, SanDisk SDSSDHII

Good average bench

The SanDisk Ultra II 120GB averaged 23.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SanDisk Ultra II 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 196MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra II 120GB is 37.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Ultra II 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 120MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 220MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,044 samples)
Min Avg Max
334 Read 446 500
144 Write 312 455
125 Mixed 220 305
61.8 SusWrite 120 165
60.9% 274 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.8 4K Read 28.6 35.5
42.5 4K Write 80.3 119
20.9 4K Mixed 34.4 45.5
130% 47.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
34.4 DQ Read 279 314
105 DQ Write 233 309
43 DQ Mixed 196 252
163% 236 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 124 120 116 105 115 MB/s
Read 472
Write 427
Mixed 179
SusWrite 122
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 39.7
139% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 220
179% 255 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 98 64 62 90 44 MB/s
Read 486
Write 213
Mixed 240
SusWrite 82.8
56% 255 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 41
147% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 229
180% 252 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $76 @ launch in Sep '14
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Typical Ultra II 120GB Builds (Compare 22,674 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 52%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Average Total price: $953

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Controller: Marvell 88SS9187. Memory: SanDisk 19nm TLC

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