Average Bench: 64.1% (740th of 1058)

Based on 852 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SD8SBAT256G1002

Above average average bench

The Sandisk SD8SBAT256G1002 256GB averaged 35.8% 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 243MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 76.8MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk SD8SBAT256G1002 256GB is 32.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Sandisk SD8SBAT256G1002 256GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 11.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 206MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 852 samples)
Min Avg Max
312 Read 404 483
200 Write 272 314
172 Mixed 206 235
164 SusWrite 270 316
64.3% 288 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.8 4K Read 18.6 27.2
30.3 4K Write 66.3 100
8.46 4K Mixed 11.5 15.1
78% 32.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
95.4 DQ Read 163 214
97.5 DQ Write 243 283
32 DQ Mixed 76.8 86.2
93.6% 161 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 306 313 303 319 315 MB/s
Read 468
Write 309
Mixed 225
SusWrite 309
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 89.5
4K Mixed 14.3
105% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 84.8
106% 184 MB/s
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 189 213 212 209 210 MB/s
Read 417
Write 300
Mixed 216
SusWrite 218
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 82.2
4K Mixed 12.8
95% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 82.5
100% 172 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 289 308 287 305 316 MB/s
Read 349
Write 304
Mixed 224
SusWrite 294
66% 293 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 79.7
4K Mixed 13.6
86% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 84.3
100% 169 MB/s
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2317002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 160 131 119 142 87 MB/s
Read 429
Write 297
Mixed 209
SusWrite 155
61% 273 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 34.7
4K Mixed 12.3
61% 21.6 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 77.2
DQ Mixed 70.9
58% 84.4 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,336,504 SSDs tested.

Typical SD8SBAT256G1002 256GB Builds (Compare 2,701 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
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Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X556UQK

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