Average Bench: 91.7% (258th of 1016)

Based on 952 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 8.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 136MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.6MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 45.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 235MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 356MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 952 samples)
Min Avg Max
345 Read 457 503
228 Write 394 464
157 Mixed 235 302
157 SusWrite 356 462
80.8% 361 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.8 4K Read 28.6 34.8
38.5 4K Write 81 117
18.7 4K Mixed 32.4 40.4
128% 47.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
80.3 DQ Read 316 364
105 DQ Write 259 296
47.3 DQ Mixed 136 154
143% 237 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
184GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 440 440 469 438 467 MB/s
Read 507
Write 433
Mixed 218
SusWrite 450
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 40.2
173% 67.6 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 148
158% 264 MB/s
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 397 393 422 404 320 MB/s
Read 501
Write 434
Mixed 223
SusWrite 383
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 36.3
162% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 152
160% 265 MB/s
92GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 342 349 343 345 336 MB/s
Read 502
Write 412
Mixed 220
SusWrite 351
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 38.1
168% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 151
158% 263 MB/s
377GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 442 450 455 447 443 MB/s
Read 478
Write 448
Mixed 238
SusWrite 443
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 36.2
131% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 152
152% 248 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 318 276 251 301 351 MB/s
Read 504
Write 267
Mixed 303
SusWrite 314
77% 347 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 38.1
152% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 151
156% 256 MB/s
383GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 424 401 431 439 440 440 MB/s
Read 500
Write 436
Mixed 260
SusWrite 429
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 84.6
4K Mixed 37.3
142% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 129
116% 176 MB/s
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 407 401 399 410 413 MB/s
Read 469
Write 411
Mixed 267
SusWrite 403
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 26.4
93% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 94.7
86% 132 MB/s
291GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 318 318 310 329 356 MB/s
Read 390
Write 269
Mixed 223
SusWrite 330
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 48.6
4K Mixed 22.1
88% 31.1 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 137
125% 191 MB/s
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Desktop 66%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $1,289

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