Average Bench: 84.3% (272nd of 959)

Based on 623 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 15.6% 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 27.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 77MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 46.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 220MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 359MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 623 samples)
Min Avg Max
347 Read 453 498
229 Write 392 473
199 Mixed 359 451
181 SusWrite 378 465
88.9% 395 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.3 4K Read 27.4 35.3
35.9 4K Write 77 121
11.7 4K Mixed 22.7 36.9
111% 42.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.2 DQ Read 220 359
61.9 DQ Write 208 292
11.5 DQ Mixed 59.4 149
87.1% 163 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
303GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 423 417 420 400 412 MB/s
Read 436
Write 413
Mixed 239
SusWrite 415
84% 376 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 37.6
157% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 151
156% 257 MB/s
408GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 463 464 462 462 462 MB/s
Read 493
Write 449
Mixed 256
SusWrite 462
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 37
136% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 152
159% 264 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 434 445 446 443 436 MB/s
Read 476
Write 443
Mixed 250
SusWrite 439
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 34.2
138% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 149
156% 258 MB/s
119GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 439 444 448 457 458 455 MB/s
Read 486
Write 402
Mixed 243
SusWrite 450
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 66.1
4K Mixed 32.4
120% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 128
146% 248 MB/s
246GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 413 428 440 431 430 MB/s
Read 470
Write 373
Mixed 248
SusWrite 419
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 54.7
4K Mixed 30.3
112% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 150
160% 267 MB/s
249GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 395 400 401 400 400 MB/s
Read 470
Write 431
Mixed 243
SusWrite 400
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 55
4K Mixed 30.4
111% 37.9 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 142
155% 261 MB/s
447GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 451 450 448 455 456 MB/s
Read 486
Write 447
Mixed 217
SusWrite 452
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 64.3
4K Mixed 23
103% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 88.6
DQ Mixed 81.5
76% 120 MB/s
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 324 312 309 300 293 MB/s
Read 430
Write 386
Mixed 193
SusWrite 315
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 50.1
4K Mixed 25.3
92% 32.3 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 152
154% 251 MB/s
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Typical Extreme II 480GB Builds (Compare 8,586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 103%
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Desktop 76%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,149

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