Average Bench: 167% (135th of 1072)

Based on 6,790 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB averaged 66.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 701MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 886MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB is 147%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 415MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 109MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 6,790 samples)
Min Avg Max
614 Read 1,265 1,571
417 Write 1,367 1,651
464 Mixed 1,052 1,289
277 SusWrite 415 504
230% 1,025 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.4 4K Read 41.2 54.4
33.5 4K Write 109 226
24.9 4K Mixed 53.4 82.4
189% 67.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
326 DQ Read 886 1,255
175 DQ Write 599 1,149
223 DQ Mixed 701 1,003
534% 729 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
424GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 731 420 420 419 419 420 MB/s
Read 1,528
Write 1,375
Mixed 1,127
SusWrite 471
252% 1,125 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 200
4K Mixed 80.6
292% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,263
DQ Write 865
DQ Mixed 999
763% 1,042 MB/s
366GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 764 419 420 421 423 421 MB/s
Read 1,554
Write 1,638
Mixed 1,208
SusWrite 478
273% 1,220 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 69.9
242% 89.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,118
DQ Write 821
DQ Mixed 976
728% 971 MB/s
391GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 795 436 436 437 434 436 MB/s
Read 1565
Write 1633
Mixed 1,303
SusWrite 496
280% 1,249 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 65.4
230% 85.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,094
DQ Write 888
DQ Mixed 994
744% 992 MB/s
378GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 774 428 430 428 431 432 MB/s
Read 999
Write 1,616
Mixed 1,042
SusWrite 487
234% 1,036 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 98.4
4K Mixed 56.4
186% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 994
DQ Write 743
DQ Mixed 849
640% 862 MB/s
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21113000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 735 409 143 150 147 143 MB/s
Read 933
Write 1,555
Mixed 1,125
SusWrite 288
220% 975 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 79.4
4K Mixed 49.5
161% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 674
DQ Write 441
DQ Mixed 508
392% 541 MB/s
6,790 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,677,518 SSDs tested

Typical PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB Builds (Compare 15,846 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Nitro AN515-55

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER

Popular PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-512G-1114 512GB systems:

How Fast Is Your SSD? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute

Welcome to our PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best value for money upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchmark
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC
  • - See speed test results from other users
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) April 2024 SSD Rankings

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

1072 Drives (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list

See how consistently different SSDs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-13600K $279Nvidia RTX 4060 $300Crucial MX500 250GB $40
Intel Core i5-12600K $182Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $385Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $80
Intel Core i5-12400F $133Nvidia RTX 4070 $409Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $40SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $30Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $43SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $51G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $351SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
If you make a purchase via one of these links, our site may earn a commission
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback