Average Bench: 180% (112th of 1058)

Based on 259 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1027

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1027 512GB averaged 80.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1027 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 795MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 948MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1027 512GB is 81.2%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1027 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 469MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 36.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 259 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,066 Read 1,388 1,572
906 Write 1,345 1,648
798 Mixed 1,095 1,287
412 SusWrite 469 497
241% 1,074 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.1 4K Read 36.7 47.8
78.1 4K Write 120 159
29.1 4K Mixed 54.4 70.8
189% 70.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
598 DQ Read 948 1,257
363 DQ Write 736 1169
466 DQ Mixed 795 1,006
608% 826 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
411GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 670 474 419 421 422 422 MB/s
Read 1,287
Write 870
Mixed 795
SusWrite 471
190% 856 MB/s
4K Read 51.7
4K Write 173
4K Mixed 76.6
268% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 1,134
DQ Write 720
DQ Mixed 912
684% 922 MB/s
333GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 743 465 427 429 430 429 MB/s
Read 1,538
Write 1641
Mixed 1,212
SusWrite 487
273% 1,220 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 62.6
213% 77 MB/s
DQ Read 849
DQ Write 502
DQ Mixed 665
498% 672 MB/s
416GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 782 456 427 435 436 435 MB/s
Read 1,555
Write 1,594
Mixed 1,182
SusWrite 495
270% 1,207 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 56.8
199% 72.6 MB/s
DQ Read 848
DQ Write 558
DQ Mixed 696
521% 700 MB/s
402GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 670 392 467 410 414 414 MB/s
Read 943
Write 846
Mixed 798
SusWrite 461
171% 762 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 63.2
240% 90.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,070
DQ Write 684
DQ Mixed 853
642% 869 MB/s
387GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 764 443 418 421 426 428 MB/s
Read 1493
Write 1,378
Mixed 1,178
SusWrite 483
254% 1,133 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 46.5
158% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 858
DQ Write 602
DQ Mixed 748
554% 736 MB/s
417GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 394 430 427 299 426 428 MB/s
Read 1,521
Write 1,578
Mixed 1,141
SusWrite 400
260% 1,160 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 90.4
4K Mixed 51.2
167% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 824
DQ Write 482
DQ Mixed 168
255% 491 MB/s
359GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 414 419 419 422 426 426 MB/s
Read 1,384
Write 1,379
Mixed 967
SusWrite 421
232% 1,038 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 48
159% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 769
DQ Write 463
DQ Mixed 463
386% 565 MB/s
410GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 707 460 419 418 422 425 MB/s
Read 1437
Write 1,326
Mixed 1,062
SusWrite 475
240% 1,075 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 88.5
4K Mixed 37.5
135% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 626
DQ Write 376
DQ Mixed 537
390% 513 MB/s
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21117000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 752 476 425 424 433 430 MB/s
Read 1,450
Write 1,144
Mixed 1,032
SusWrite 490
230% 1,029 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 75.3
4K Mixed 35.8
125% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 610
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 512
373% 493 MB/s
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Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 59%
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Workstation
Workstation 12%
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