Average Bench: 86.7% (361st of 1058)

Based on 964 user benchmarks.  Model: ADATA SU720

Very good average bench

The Adata SU720 1TB averaged just 13.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Adata SU720 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 178MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 36.6MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata SU720 1TB is 55%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Adata SU720 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 286MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 288MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 964 samples)
Min Avg Max
388 Read 455 486
60.7 Write 371 481
76.3 Mixed 286 372
46.2 SusWrite 288 479
78.4% 350 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.6 4K Read 36.6 42.5
18.9 4K Write 52 91.4
17.4 4K Mixed 40 51.6
134% 42.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
131 DQ Read 251 279
40.2 DQ Write 165 268
42.5 DQ Mixed 178 299
141% 198 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
747GB free
Firmware: S190429a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 478 479 480 481 480 MB/s
Read 474
Write 481
Mixed 342
SusWrite 474
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 64.4
4K Mixed 42.6
143% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 142
125% 190 MB/s
818GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S190429a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 469 468 465 469 471 MB/s
Read 483
Write 458
Mixed 353
SusWrite 455
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 50.6
4K Mixed 37
128% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 92.4
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 170
123% 155 MB/s
611GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S190429a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 351 204 83 204 73 MB/s
Read 480
Write 480
Mixed 345
SusWrite 216
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 24.1
4K Mixed 49.1
135% 37.4 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 96.3
112% 194 MB/s
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N200409a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 35 28 26 233 82 MB/s
Read 455
Write 412
Mixed 127
SusWrite 80.8
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 35.6
4K Mixed 38.8
131% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 77.4
DQ Mixed 103
93% 148 MB/s
176GB free
Firmware: N200409a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 27 24 13 16 17 MB/s
Read 478
Write 25.1
Mixed 27.1
SusWrite 53.1
31% 146 MB/s
4K Read 55.1
4K Write 23
4K Mixed 29.4
133% 35.8 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 29.8
DQ Mixed 69
75% 133 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,403,532 SSDs tested.

Typical SU720 1TB Builds (Compare 13,997 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z490-A PRO - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,069

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