Average Bench: 34.7% (928th of 1016)

Based on 262 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SSD U100 32GB

Poor average bench

The Sandisk U100 32GB averaged 65.2% 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. Sequential Read Speed 419MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 16.2MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk U100 32GB is just 14.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Sandisk U100 32GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 12MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 31.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 262 samples)
Min Avg Max
344 Read 419 450
27.3 Write 94.7 114
38.8 Mixed 120 178
12.4 SusWrite 82.2 113
38.9% 179 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.2 4K Read 16.2 18.9
5.82 4K Write 11.3 14
2.32 4K Mixed 7.04 11.9
39.6% 11.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 DQ Read 31.5 37.6
7.7 DQ Write 12 14
4.18 DQ Mixed 9.09 15.3
10.1% 17.5 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
30GB free
Firmware: 10.56.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 113 113 113 113 113 MB/s
Read 424
Write 111
Mixed 99.4
SusWrite 113
41% 187 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 14.1
4K Mixed 12
50% 14.7 MB/s
DQ Read 34.8
DQ Write 13.6
DQ Mixed 15.3
14% 21.2 MB/s
28GB free
Firmware: 10.56.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 107 104 107 108 106 MB/s
Read 402
Write 110
Mixed 66.2
SusWrite 104
37% 171 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 13.9
4K Mixed 11.2
47% 14 MB/s
DQ Read 32.9
DQ Write 13.3
DQ Mixed 15.1
13% 20.4 MB/s
28GB free
Firmware: 10.56.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 111 109 113 111 109 MB/s
Read 392
Write 111
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 111
38% 172 MB/s
4K Read 14.6
4K Write 13.7
4K Mixed 10.8
43% 13 MB/s
DQ Read 34.4
DQ Write 13
DQ Mixed 14.4
13% 20.6 MB/s
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 78 97 97 102 99 MB/s
Read 396
Write 88.2
Mixed 38.8
SusWrite 93.7
33% 154 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 10.5
4K Mixed 9.2
43% 12.2 MB/s
DQ Read 32.5
DQ Write 9
DQ Mixed 12.3
11% 17.9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,547,042 SSDs tested.

Typical U100 32GB Builds (Compare 879 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Asus CG8270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $360

Popular U100 32GB systems:

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