Average Bench: 78.5% (432nd of 1005)

Based on 2,008 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 167MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend TS480GSSD220S 480GB is 41.8%. 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 158MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 341MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,008 samples)
Min Avg Max
337 Read 453 506
79.8 Write 357 441
128 Mixed 341 395
82.7 SusWrite 158 380
73.2% 327 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.1 4K Read 26.8 33.5
32.7 4K Write 80 112
13.8 4K Mixed 34.4 49.1
127% 47.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
86.7 DQ Read 240 323
89.1 DQ Write 285 336
23.5 DQ Mixed 167 244
152% 231 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
356GB free
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 134 78 78 76 75 MB/s
Read 483
Write 426
Mixed 385
SusWrite 147
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 48.1
167% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 243
205% 296 MB/s
130GB free
Firmware: Q1121A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 368 221 39 50 49 47 MB/s
Read 486
Write 424
Mixed 387
SusWrite 129
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 27.9
158% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 37.5
100% 210 MB/s
43GB free
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 154 79 80 80 76 MB/s
Read 448
Write 241
Mixed 406
SusWrite 150
70% 311 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 91.3
4K Mixed 46.4
157% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 183
140% 190 MB/s
410GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0509A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 386 387 399 398 397 MB/s
Read 475
Write 390
Mixed 375
SusWrite 396
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 19.7
92% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 39.6
90% 182 MB/s
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 262 70 70 70 71 MB/s
Read 475
Write 398
Mixed 358
SusWrite 134
76% 341 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 61.9
4K Mixed 34.8
116% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 211
162% 221 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,868,716 SSDs tested.

Typical TS480GSSD220S 480GB Builds (Compare 15,605 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $187

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,232

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