Average Bench: 242% (51st of 1058)

Based on 538 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe PC SN730 NVMe WDC 1024GB

Outstanding average bench

The Nvme PC SN730 WDC 1024GB averaged 142.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvme PC SN730 WDC 1024GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 886MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 1,604MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvme PC SN730 WDC 1024GB is 174%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Nvme PC SN730 WDC 1024GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 45.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 144MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 538 samples)
Min Avg Max
725 Read 1,462 2,026
740 Write 1,604 2,331
715 Mixed 1,446 2,030
621 SusWrite 1,295 1,768
328% 1,452 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.2 4K Read 45.1 52
80.4 4K Write 144 209
44.2 4K Mixed 65.4 80.6
228% 84.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
456 DQ Read 941 1,394
220 DQ Write 593 1,182
372 DQ Mixed 886 1,293
628% 807 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
858GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11150012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1864 1706 1732 1739 1737 1735 MB/s
Read 2,051
Write 2,288
Mixed 1,994
SusWrite 1,752
456% 2,021 MB/s
4K Read 52.5
4K Write 207
4K Mixed 80
291% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,426
DQ Write 1,132
DQ Mixed 1,231
934% 1,263 MB/s
869GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11150012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1835 1728 1728 1713 1734 1733 MB/s
Read 1,998
Write 2,261
Mixed 1,917
SusWrite 1,745
447% 1,980 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 197
4K Mixed 76.9
277% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1346
DQ Write 1,016
DQ Mixed 1,106
847% 1,156 MB/s
796GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11150012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1355 1018 1015 995 989 1024 MB/s
Read 2,021
Write 2352
Mixed 2,031
SusWrite 1066
421% 1,867 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 202
4K Mixed 80.2
288% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 1,382
DQ Write 1,096
DQ Mixed 1,192
905% 1,224 MB/s
865GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11150012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1329 1421 1449 1383 1568 1563 MB/s
Read 1559
Write 1,610
Mixed 1,267
SusWrite 1452
332% 1,472 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 68.9
238% 87.8 MB/s
DQ Read 845
DQ Write 455
DQ Mixed 938
621% 746 MB/s
889GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11150012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 729 723 741 745 740 745 MB/s
Read 673
Write 745
Mixed 742
SusWrite 737
164% 724 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 173
4K Mixed 75.2
263% 99.1 MB/s
DQ Read 840
DQ Write 761
DQ Mixed 1,285
831% 962 MB/s
651GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11150012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 350 551 571 580 560 MB/s
Read 737
Write 691
Mixed 691
SusWrite 506
148% 656 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 50.2
174% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 848
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 258
251% 419 MB/s
804GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11150012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 564 612 620 621 623 618 MB/s
Read 475
Write 578
Mixed 442
SusWrite 610
119% 526 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 34.9
140% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 752
DQ Write 729
DQ Mixed 1,071
714% 851 MB/s
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Typical PC SN730 WDC 1024GB Builds (Compare 997 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

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