Average Bench: 217% (94th of 1080)

Based on 3,622 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WD BLACK SDBPNTY-512G-1106

Outstanding average bench

The WDC WD BLACK SDBPNTY-512G-1106 512GB averaged 116.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC WD BLACK SDBPNTY-512G-1106 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 912MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,083MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WD BLACK SDBPNTY-512G-1106 512GB is 159%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDC WD BLACK SDBPNTY-512G-1106 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 733MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 119MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,622 samples)
Min Avg Max
953 Read 1,718 2,026
793 Write 1,683 2,260
706 Mixed 1,385 1,759
359 SusWrite 733 1,042
309% 1,380 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24 4K Read 49.3 52.4
39.1 4K Write 119 244
25.2 4K Mixed 56.8 79.2
211% 75.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
595 DQ Read 1,083 1,829
224 DQ Write 678 1,602
434 DQ Mixed 912 1,538
671% 891 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
287GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1244 977 983 990 988 989 MB/s
Read 1,997
Write 1,946
Mixed 1,628
SusWrite 1,028
370% 1,650 MB/s
4K Read 49.5
4K Write 267
4K Mixed 86
327% 134 MB/s
DQ Read 1,830
DQ Write 1,626
DQ Mixed 1,555
1,214% 1,671 MB/s
363GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 769 665 661 662 643 711 MB/s
Read 1,580
Write 1,360
Mixed 1,200
SusWrite 685
270% 1,206 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 69.1
4K Mixed 44.5
147% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 847
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 719
489% 613 MB/s
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 760 520 484 465 467 438 MB/s
Read 1,622
Write 1,660
Mixed 1,408
SusWrite 522
292% 1,303 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 84.6
4K Mixed 47.4
159% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 858
DQ Write 374
DQ Mixed 965
623% 732 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 76,410,805 SSDs tested

Typical WD BLACK SDBPNTY-512G-1106 512GB Builds (Compare 5,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
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Gaming 178%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 177%
UFO

System: HP OMEN 30L Desktop GT13-0xxx

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $724

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