Average Bench: 91.6% (299th of 1058)

Based on 1,308 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 138MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 45.4%. 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 233MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 360MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,308 samples)
Min Avg Max
352 Read 463 505
267 Write 396 465
154 Mixed 233 281
170 SusWrite 360 464
81.3% 363 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.1 4K Read 28.4 34.6
39.7 4K Write 78 115
21.8 4K Mixed 32.4 39.7
126% 46.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
188 DQ Read 318 362
91.2 DQ Write 254 295
80 DQ Mixed 138 154
144% 237 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
445GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 368 424 421 443 441 400 MB/s
Read 481
Write 413
Mixed 258
SusWrite 416
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 38.2
156% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 146
148% 241 MB/s
40GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 463 452 429 355 334 MB/s
Read 503
Write 453
Mixed 242
SusWrite 415
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 36.4
126% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 142
156% 262 MB/s
45GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 275 224 259 269 286 MB/s
Read 343
Write 179
Mixed 142
SusWrite 268
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 61.4
4K Mixed 32.2
106% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 138
153% 259 MB/s
294GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 125 121 72 75 74 MB/s
Read 335
Write 199
Mixed 152
SusWrite 98.6
43% 196 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 39.7
4K Mixed 23.5
86% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 27.4
DQ Write 61
DQ Mixed 31.7
28% 40 MB/s
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Typical Extreme II 480GB Builds (Compare 21,001 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus TUF B450-PLUS GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $926

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