Average Bench: 207% (81st of 1058)

Based on 634 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114

Outstanding average bench

The Nvme WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB averaged 106.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvme WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 844MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,065MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvme WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB is 87%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Nvme WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 463MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 47.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 634 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,155 Read 1,513 1,711
1,180 Write 1,552 1,670
1,030 Mixed 1,311 1,466
385 SusWrite 463 502
271% 1,210 MB/s
Min Avg Max
34.1 4K Read 47.7 56.4
108 4K Write 170 244
39.7 4K Mixed 67.9 86.5
249% 95.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
614 DQ Read 1,065 1,262
348 DQ Write 796 1,102
388 DQ Mixed 844 1,006
654% 902 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
414GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 831 427 421 425 428 427 MB/s
Read 1,684
Write 1,671
Mixed 1,417
SusWrite 493
295% 1,316 MB/s
4K Read 56.5
4K Write 232
4K Mixed 86
319% 125 MB/s
DQ Read 1,217
DQ Write 886
DQ Mixed 994
758% 1,033 MB/s
414GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 812 416 424 423 428 428 MB/s
Read 1,646
Write 1,665
Mixed 1450
SusWrite 488
294% 1,312 MB/s
4K Read 56.9
4K Write 236
4K Mixed 86.3
321% 126 MB/s
DQ Read 1,237
DQ Write 911
DQ Mixed 993
764% 1,047 MB/s
389GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 706 491 428 427 427 428 MB/s
Read 1,674
Write 1647
Mixed 1,466
SusWrite 484
295% 1,318 MB/s
4K Read 56.7
4K Write 232
4K Mixed 86.1
319% 125 MB/s
DQ Read 1,216
DQ Write 891
DQ Mixed 992
758% 1,033 MB/s
388GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 738 403 427 424 428 373 MB/s
Read 1,587
Write 1,650
Mixed 1,427
SusWrite 466
288% 1,282 MB/s
4K Read 55.2
4K Write 227
4K Mixed 80.1
306% 121 MB/s
DQ Read 1134
DQ Write 833
DQ Mixed 955
722% 974 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,947,980 SSDs tested.

Typical WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB Builds (Compare 825 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

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