Average Bench: 77.4% (421st of 980)

Based on 4,847 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDHII120G, SanDis SDSSDHII120G, SanDisk SDSSDHII

Good average bench

The SanDisk Ultra II 120GB averaged 22.6% 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 202MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 35.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra II 120GB is 41%. 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 125MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 221MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,847 samples)
Min Avg Max
345 Read 447 499
157 Write 317 448
140 Mixed 221 303
71.7 SusWrite 125 165
61.7% 278 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.2 4K Read 28.5 35.8
37 4K Write 81.6 120
21.2 4K Mixed 35.1 45.7
131% 48.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
101 DQ Read 281 315
106 DQ Write 239 311
45.1 DQ Mixed 202 251
167% 241 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: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 125 130 128 133 131 MB/s
Read 466
Write 333
Mixed 199
SusWrite 133
63% 283 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 41.3
149% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 159
141% 213 MB/s
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 117 126 115 123 110 MB/s
Read 416
Write 228
Mixed 186
SusWrite 121
53% 238 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 90.7
4K Mixed 40.6
140% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 231
185% 261 MB/s
47GB free
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 125 125 124 123 123 MB/s
Read 439
Write 388
Mixed 295
SusWrite 148
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 52.7
4K Mixed 32.8
110% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 224
175% 242 MB/s
47GB free
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 266 127 126 126 126 124 MB/s
Read 438
Write 387
Mixed 287
SusWrite 149
70% 315 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 50.8
4K Mixed 32.1
108% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 227
177% 244 MB/s
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 Prices

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Typical Ultra II 120GB Builds (Compare 18,177 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 59%
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Desktop
Desktop 52%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $574

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