Average Bench: 217% (75th of 1058)

Based on 3,916 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1027

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1027 512GB averaged 116.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1027 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 824MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 966MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1027 512GB is 113%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1027 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 40.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 126MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,916 samples)
Min Avg Max
880 Read 1,602 2,023
842 Write 1,525 2,181
734 Mixed 1,322 1,756
630 SusWrite 877 1,023
299% 1,331 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.4 4K Read 40.9 50.7
69.8 4K Write 126 191
31.5 4K Mixed 57.3 74.7
202% 74.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
562 DQ Read 966 1,472
313 DQ Write 697 1,184
428 DQ Mixed 824 1,281
618% 829 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
396GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11110000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1090 1004 953 958 984 1001 MB/s
Read 1,922
Write 1,068
Mixed 996
SusWrite 998
277% 1,246 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 181
4K Mixed 76.9
273% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1154
DQ Write 750
DQ Mixed 926
697% 943 MB/s
414GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11120000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1020 995 981 962 944 929 MB/s
Read 1694
Write 1,531
Mixed 1,443
SusWrite 972
316% 1,410 MB/s
4K Read 53.1
4K Write 204
4K Mixed 60.9
267% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1432
DQ Write 1,094
DQ Mixed 1,274
950% 1,267 MB/s
387GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11120000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1028 1003 981 986 984 987 MB/s
Read 1,822
Write 2,161
Mixed 1,630
SusWrite 995
372% 1652 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 65.8
229% 84.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,238
DQ Write 889
DQ Mixed 1,071
798% 1,066 MB/s
303GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11110000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 23 26 31 29 25 MB/s
Read 2,568
Write 23
Mixed 56.9
SusWrite 26.9
139% 669 MB/s
4K Read 354
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 4.2
543% 120 MB/s
396GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11110000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1077 979 950 935 957 1003 MB/s
Read 1,898
Write 1,359
Mixed 1,355
SusWrite 984
313% 1,399 MB/s
4K Read 51.3
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 74.5
262% 97.8 MB/s
DQ Read 850
DQ Write 494
DQ Mixed 651
490% 665 MB/s
394GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11120000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 938 981 978 992 976 996 MB/s
Read 1,554
Write 1,434
Mixed 1,037
SusWrite 977
280% 1,250 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 61.2
217% 87.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,396
DQ Write 850
DQ Mixed 867
715% 1,038 MB/s
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11110000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1001 945 933 913 925 894 MB/s
Read 1,261
Write 1,214
Mixed 993
SusWrite 935
248% 1,101 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 69.6
240% 89 MB/s
DQ Read 966
DQ Write 653
DQ Mixed 719
561% 780 MB/s
379GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11120000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 884 642 639 710 655 654 MB/s
Read 1,893
Write 1,751
Mixed 1,593
SusWrite 697
332% 1,483 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 58.3
186% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 780
DQ Write 539
DQ Mixed 689
506% 669 MB/s
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Gaming 13%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 12%
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