Average Bench: 51.3% (807th of 1003)

Based on 7,819 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDA480G

Average average bench

The SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB averaged 48.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 70.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 213MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB is 44.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 15.4MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 128MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,819 samples)
Min Avg Max
211 Read 361 473
80.2 Write 279 411
4.79 Mixed 181 377
43.5 SusWrite 128 237
52.9% 238 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.88 4K Read 15.7 24.1
7.3 4K Write 70.2 111
0.1 4K Mixed 10.5 21.7
74.3% 32.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22 DQ Read 151 204
15.8 DQ Write 213 306
0.1 DQ Mixed 15.4 34.3
58.3% 127 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
447GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 327 345 240 153 116 MB/s
Read 312
Write 372
Mixed 300
SusWrite 250
70% 308 MB/s
4K Read 12.3
4K Write 76.8
4K Mixed 14.9
78% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 29.6
83% 173 MB/s
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 128 44 46 75 115 MB/s
Read 416
Write 373
Mixed 348
SusWrite 94.3
69% 308 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 83.8
4K Mixed 17.1
92% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 2.4
62% 146 MB/s
112GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 175 102 77 64 25 MB/s
Read 423
Write 327
Mixed 348
SusWrite 106
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 16.1
72% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 232
DQ Mixed 29.4
71% 146 MB/s
110GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 64 77 52 76 39 MB/s
Read 352
Write 352
Mixed 19.2
SusWrite 76
44% 200 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 59.3
4K Mixed 0.2
57% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 164
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 11.2
63% 142 MB/s
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 122 122 115 128 127 MB/s
Read 387
Write 332
Mixed 20
SusWrite 130
48% 217 MB/s
4K Read 7.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.1
12% 3.27 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,782,351 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS SDSSDA-480G-G26 $6022 mins
EbayUS SDSSDA-480G-G26 $6228 mins
OutletPCUS SDSSDA-480G-G25 $704 hrs
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Typical SSD Plus 480GB Builds (Compare 29,436 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $603

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Slower than my SATA disk...no more this drive


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