Average Bench: 194% (91st of 1058)

Based on 4,749 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB averaged 94.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 832MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,038MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB is 83.5%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 445MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 47MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,749 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,103 Read 1,466 1,587
877 Write 1,450 1,652
783 Mixed 1,132 1,284
349 SusWrite 445 499
251% 1,123 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.2 4K Read 47 53.3
75 4K Write 139 190
39.1 4K Mixed 65.3 79.3
228% 83.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
537 DQ Read 1,038 1,253
279 DQ Write 676 1,022
364 DQ Mixed 832 1,004
627% 849 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
344GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 799 430 431 432 433 433 MB/s
Read 1,576
Write 1,618
Mixed 1,209
SusWrite 493
274% 1224 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 71.6
246% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,096
DQ Write 1,138
DQ Mixed 1,006
787% 1,080 MB/s
433GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 814 416 425 427 426 423 MB/s
Read 1,532
Write 1,582
Mixed 1,256
SusWrite 489
272% 1,214 MB/s
4K Read 47.2
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 67.8
235% 86.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,165
DQ Write 791
DQ Mixed 995
738% 984 MB/s
435GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 745 398 423 422 400 424 MB/s
Read 1,174
Write 939
Mixed 913
SusWrite 469
195% 874 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 68.2
238% 87.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,242
DQ Write 797
DQ Mixed 964
734% 1,001 MB/s
311GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 710 489 432 431 392 390 MB/s
Read 1512
Write 1,544
Mixed 1,175
SusWrite 474
264% 1,176 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 58.5
198% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,049
DQ Write 452
DQ Mixed 712
538% 738 MB/s
435GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 726 421 417 412 396 418 MB/s
Read 1,111
Write 1,036
Mixed 966
SusWrite 465
201% 895 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 52.1
209% 77.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,171
DQ Write 718
DQ Mixed 922
693% 937 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,281,389 SSDs tested.

Typical PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB Builds (Compare 2,877 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-16W1

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