Average Bench: 75.5% (544th of 1058)

Based on 2,936 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SD8TB8U256G1001

Good average bench

The Sandisk SD8TB8U256G1001 256GB averaged 24.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Sandisk SD8TB8U256G1001 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 195MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk SD8TB8U256G1001 256GB is 39%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Sandisk SD8TB8U256G1001 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 162MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 224MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,936 samples)
Min Avg Max
314 Read 405 476
149 Write 287 461
132 Mixed 224 323
89.4 SusWrite 162 203
60% 269 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.9 4K Read 27.2 37.7
38.3 4K Write 71.9 104
15.9 4K Mixed 34.2 48.5
123% 44.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
117 DQ Read 294 341
106 DQ Write 218 262
79.4 DQ Mixed 195 222
162% 236 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
219GB free
Firmware: X4120101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 278 198 196 195 196 196 MB/s
Read 480
Write 473
Mixed 347
SusWrite 210
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 50.5
179% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 221
182% 262 MB/s
219GB free
Firmware: X4120101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 200 196 195 197 194 MB/s
Read 406
Write 283
Mixed 222
SusWrite 206
62% 279 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 41.9
152% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 168
146% 218 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4120101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 185 185 191 166 199 MB/s
Read 358
Write 330
Mixed 261
SusWrite 190
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 42.7
145% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 195
152% 210 MB/s
208GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4133101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 180 179 168 179 182 MB/s
Read 423
Write 302
Mixed 189
SusWrite 179
61% 273 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 66
4K Mixed 37
125% 43.8 MB/s
DQ Read 343
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 217
182% 266 MB/s
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4120101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 23 109 128 129 106 MB/s
Read 349
Write 164
Mixed 160
SusWrite 108
43% 195 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 41.2
141% 53.3 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 190
170% 258 MB/s
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4133101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 167 165 148 118 119 MB/s
Read 337
Write 296
Mixed 214
SusWrite 147
56% 249 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 42.3
122% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 220
178% 254 MB/s
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4133101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 111 102 108 112 117 MB/s
Read 379
Write 166
Mixed 141
SusWrite 115
44% 200 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 62
4K Mixed 15.9
91% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 204
160% 225 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,798,988 SSDs tested.

Typical SD8TB8U256G1001 256GB Builds (Compare 64 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

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