Average Bench: 78.5% (454th of 1016)

Based on 2,930 user benchmarks.  Model: TS480GSSD220S

Good average bench

The Transcend TS480GSSD220S 480GB averaged 21.5% 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 157MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend TS480GSSD220S 480GB is 45.9%. 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 155MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 342MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,930 samples)
Min Avg Max
348 Read 456 506
78.2 Write 351 437
165 Mixed 342 393
80.6 SusWrite 155 376
72.8% 326 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.1 4K Read 27.1 33.6
31.2 4K Write 82 118
14.4 4K Mixed 34.1 49.3
128% 47.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
69.8 DQ Read 235 322
84.7 DQ Write 281 334
22.2 DQ Mixed 157 243
146% 224 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 141 372 227 303 325 MB/s
Read 490
Write 27
Mixed 212
SusWrite 252
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 42.6
143% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 207
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 176
135% 184 MB/s
103GB free
Firmware: P0520AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 200 74 72 72 73 MB/s
Read 472
Write 416
Mixed 355
SusWrite 143
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 41.5
137% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 128
144% 243 MB/s
135GB free
Firmware: R0327B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 407 148 73 73 49 MB/s
Read 374
Write 311
Mixed 313
SusWrite 156
65% 289 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 88.3
4K Mixed 25.3
117% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 27.7
60% 123 MB/s
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0123A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 303 9.5 71 40 3.1 MB/s
Read 473
Write 356
Mixed 352
SusWrite 106
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 17.4
92% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 91.5
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 22.1
72% 148 MB/s
373GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0509A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.1 259 283 10 8 101 MB/s
Read 500
Write 366
Mixed 340
SusWrite 111
73% 330 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 32.4
4K Mixed 17.6
80% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 16.1
DQ Write 29.9
DQ Mixed 15.4
14% 20.5 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,454,550 SSDs tested.

Typical TS480GSSD220S 480GB Builds (Compare 19,239 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $156

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $1,249

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