Average Bench: 76.1% (486th of 1011)

Based on 5,640 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDHII120G, SanDis SDSSDHII120G, SanDisk SDSSDHII

Good average bench

The SanDisk Ultra II 120GB averaged 23.8% 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 203MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.3MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra II 120GB is 39.5%. 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 123MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 227MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,640 samples)
Min Avg Max
345 Read 450 500
155 Write 326 456
127 Mixed 227 307
71.2 SusWrite 123 165
62.6% 282 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.8 4K Read 28.2 34.6
39.1 4K Write 78 115
18.9 4K Mixed 34.3 44.9
128% 46.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
71.8 DQ Read 278 315
75.4 DQ Write 236 313
71.6 DQ Mixed 203 253
167% 239 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
66GB free
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 218 170 131 128 127 129 MB/s
Read 499
Write 454
Mixed 337
SusWrite 150
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 44.6
173% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 251
205% 291 MB/s
89GB free
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 183 133 124 115 117 MB/s
Read 461
Write 460
Mixed 304
SusWrite 165
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 43.8
156% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 252
205% 291 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 118 130 129 128 125 MB/s
Read 493
Write 465
Mixed 299
SusWrite 139
78% 349 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 40.6
146% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 246
200% 284 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,505,215 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $76 @ launch in Sep '14
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Typical Ultra II 120GB Builds (Compare 21,480 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 49%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 39% - Below average Total price: $1,114

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