Average Bench: 86.9% (288th of 991)

Based on 779 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 13.0% 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 Random Read Speed 27.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 79.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 44.4%. 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 322MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 365MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 779 samples)
Min Avg Max
352 Read 456 501
239 Write 395 470
191 Mixed 322 450
164 SusWrite 365 463
86.4% 385 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.3 4K Read 27.9 35.2
38.3 4K Write 79.3 118
13.1 4K Mixed 25.7 38.3
117% 44.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.5 DQ Read 248 360
79.3 DQ Write 222 293
12.7 DQ Mixed 82.7 152
104% 184 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
156GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 382 420 421 419 417 MB/s
Read 462
Write 444
Mixed 247
SusWrite 411
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 33.6
146% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 151
159% 263 MB/s
446GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 389 450 437 430 428 MB/s
Read 454
Write 424
Mixed 255
SusWrite 427
88% 390 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 30.1
137% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 148
160% 267 MB/s
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 332 332 332 329 329 MB/s
Read 454
Write 392
Mixed 243
SusWrite 338
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 36.3
145% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 152
160% 265 MB/s
366GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 322 345 376 367 386 MB/s
Read 449
Write 353
Mixed 208
SusWrite 350
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 31.3
110% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 139
151% 254 MB/s
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 385 400 379 356 380 MB/s
Read 438
Write 373
Mixed 219
SusWrite 385
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 25.6
92% 34.4 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 150
153% 251 MB/s
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 394 359 364 394 406 368 MB/s
Read 409
Write 385
Mixed 222
SusWrite 381
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 26.1
96% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 151
155% 255 MB/s
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 382 386 384 371 389 MB/s
Read 411
Write 389
Mixed 232
SusWrite 381
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 24.2
89% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 143
152% 253 MB/s
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Typical Extreme II 480GB Builds (Compare 11,496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) - $138

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,107

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