Average Bench: 79.6% (397th of 991)

Based on 1,847 user benchmarks.  Model: TS480GSSD220S

Good average bench

The Transcend TS480GSSD220S 480GB averaged 20.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Transcend TS480GSSD220S 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 177MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 35.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend TS480GSSD220S 480GB is 39.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend TS480GSSD220S 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 157MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 346MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,847 samples)
Min Avg Max
338 Read 455 505
79.8 Write 355 439
200 Mixed 346 393
84.2 SusWrite 157 380
73.3% 328 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.4 4K Read 27.1 33.8
37.9 4K Write 81 115
15.5 4K Mixed 35.9 49.8
130% 48 MB/s
Min Avg Max
32.9 DQ Read 243 324
92.1 DQ Write 290 336
23.5 DQ Mixed 177 244
158% 237 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
394GB free
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 194 76 77 78 77 MB/s
Read 494
Write 381
Mixed 387
SusWrite 148
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 51
174% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 237
198% 284 MB/s
424GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0510A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 439 433 438 440 436 MB/s
Read 500
Write 441
Mixed 416
SusWrite 439
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 94.6
4K Mixed 26.8
120% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 40.8
94% 190 MB/s
386GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 104 208 126 141 129 MB/s
Read 492
Write 80
Mixed 160
SusWrite 161
49% 223 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 92.3
4K Mixed 45.5
150% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 243
206% 301 MB/s
331GB free
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 151 78 77 76 77 MB/s
Read 497
Write 423
Mixed 391
SusWrite 147
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 88.8
4K Mixed 43.6
148% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 237
197% 284 MB/s
44GB free
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 148 117 77 76 75 MB/s
Read 466
Write 410
Mixed 206
SusWrite 133
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 37.9
138% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 244
205% 295 MB/s
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Typical TS480GSSD220S 480GB Builds (Compare 12,764 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $188

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,387

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