Average Bench: 63% (677th of 1003)

Based on 1,037 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SD8SNAT256G1002

Above average average bench

The Sandisk SD8SNAT256G1002 256GB averaged 36.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 230MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 61.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk SD8SNAT256G1002 256GB is 24.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Sandisk SD8SNAT256G1002 256GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 9.41MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 148MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,037 samples)
Min Avg Max
330 Read 419 485
241 Write 282 325
175 Mixed 243 384
144 SusWrite 271 310
67.9% 304 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.68 4K Read 18.3 25.9
31.2 4K Write 61.5 84.6
3.31 4K Mixed 9.41 14.1
72.4% 29.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.4 DQ Read 148 205
67.4 DQ Write 230 278
3.54 DQ Mixed 62.6 85.9
82.9% 147 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
208GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 296 309 311 313 313 MB/s
Read 464
Write 306
Mixed 208
SusWrite 306
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 81.1
4K Mixed 13.7
99% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 80.3
99% 171 MB/s
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 227 268 293 300 289 250 MB/s
Read 455
Write 288
Mixed 200
SusWrite 271
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 54
4K Mixed 11
70% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 82.6
100% 171 MB/s
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 244 284 294 294 289 289 MB/s
Read 416
Write 214
Mixed 211
SusWrite 282
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 62.6
4K Mixed 10.5
74% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 82.8
98% 167 MB/s
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 293 300 306 314 308 MB/s
Read 402
Write 279
Mixed 216
SusWrite 298
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 53.1
4K Mixed 12.1
73% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 85
93% 154 MB/s
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 301 287 166 50 37 MB/s
Read 425
Write 281
Mixed 212
SusWrite 189
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 12.8
72% 27.5 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 84.6
109% 194 MB/s
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 288 290 280 281 281 MB/s
Read 422
Write 258
Mixed 197
SusWrite 284
65% 290 MB/s
4K Read 9.8
4K Write 56.7
4K Mixed 8.2
55% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 164
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 79.5
98% 170 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,792,509 SSDs tested.

Typical SD8SNAT256G1002 256GB Builds (Compare 1,078 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

System: Asus GL502VS - $1,607

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $1,607

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