Average Bench: 192% (94th of 1058)

Based on 5,765 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB averaged 91.9% 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 807MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,013MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB is 71.5%. 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 436MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 134MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,765 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,064 Read 1,470 1,581
977 Write 1,473 1,657
805 Mixed 1,140 1,294
324 SusWrite 436 501
253% 1,130 MB/s
Min Avg Max
32.4 4K Read 47.1 52.5
78.2 4K Write 134 179
44.1 4K Mixed 64.3 77.1
225% 81.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
561 DQ Read 1,013 1,249
310 DQ Write 654 951
389 DQ Mixed 807 1,003
609% 825 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
272GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 809 422 354 353 329 353 MB/s
Read 1,538
Write 1,610
Mixed 1,104
SusWrite 437
262% 1,172 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 67.7
232% 84.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,095
DQ Write 743
DQ Mixed 905
679% 914 MB/s
438GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 593 242 213 187 263 331 MB/s
Read 1,577
Write 1,627
Mixed 1,234
SusWrite 305
265% 1,186 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 70.3
241% 89.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1129
DQ Write 804
DQ Mixed 955
716% 963 MB/s
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21101000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 760 409 240 265 247 248 MB/s
Read 1405
Write 1,400
Mixed 1,029
SusWrite 362
235% 1049 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 61.3
201% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,076
DQ Write 852
DQ Mixed 973
726% 967 MB/s
266GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 642 383 383 385 379 396 MB/s
Read 1,082
Write 960
Mixed 915
SusWrite 428
190% 846 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 36.5
188% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,096
DQ Write 714
DQ Mixed 890
668% 900 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,293,658 SSDs tested.

Typical PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1032 512GB Builds (Compare 3,688 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-16W1

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