Average Bench: 156% (146th of 1072)

Based on 9,997 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1006

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1006 512GB averaged 56.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1006 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 684MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 823MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1006 512GB is 125%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1006 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 406MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 93.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,997 samples)
Min Avg Max
728 Read 1,257 1,576
508 Write 1,230 1,646
537 Mixed 992 1,282
289 SusWrite 406 490
218% 971 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.7 4K Read 36.5 50.1
27 4K Write 93.4 164
20.3 4K Mixed 48.9 72.7
168% 59.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
269 DQ Read 823 1,244
115 DQ Write 505 962
227 DQ Mixed 684 1,000
504% 671 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 718 387 141 133 133 130 MB/s
Read 1,447
Write 1,493
Mixed 1,132
SusWrite 274
243% 1,087 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 70.6
245% 95.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,182
DQ Write 974
DQ Mixed 919
732% 1,025 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 787 415 315 315 314 302 MB/s
Read 1,576
Write 1,549
Mixed 1,178
SusWrite 408
263% 1,178 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 59.8
203% 73.1 MB/s
DQ Read 981
DQ Write 432
DQ Mixed 990
658% 801 MB/s
260GB free
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 888 424 425 431 426 432 MB/s
Read 1,459
Write 1,598
Mixed 1,264
SusWrite 504
271% 1,207 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 62.1
189% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 938
DQ Write 537
DQ Mixed 804
581% 760 MB/s
442GB free
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 743 500 430 431 431 433 MB/s
Read 1,415
Write 1,570
Mixed 1,328
SusWrite 495
270% 1,202 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 56.2
185% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 956
DQ Write 619
DQ Mixed 745
567% 773 MB/s
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 787 410 402 419 419 415 MB/s
Read 1539
Write 1,457
Mixed 1,159
SusWrite 475
259% 1,158 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 47.6
166% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 832
DQ Write 417
DQ Mixed 945
616% 731 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 715 420 165 163 164 162 MB/s
Read 1,239
Write 1,221
Mixed 1,090
SusWrite 298
216% 962 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 48.9
158% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 1,012
DQ Write 681
DQ Mixed 830
624% 841 MB/s
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 162 142 202 308 282 MB/s
Read 1154
Write 94.9
Mixed 348
SusWrite 217
98% 454 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 39.3
134% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 902
DQ Write 71.3
DQ Mixed 245
240% 406 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,677,195 SSDs tested

Typical PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1006 512GB Builds (Compare 3,584 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier

System: HP OMEN 25L Desktop GT12-0xxx

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $504

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