Average Bench: 92% (276th of 1040)

Based on 1,160 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 8.0% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 139MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.5MB/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 232MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 361MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,160 samples)
Min Avg Max
354 Read 461 506
229 Write 395 465
155 Mixed 232 282
174 SusWrite 361 464
81.2% 362 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.2 4K Read 28.5 34.9
38.8 4K Write 78.6 116
22 4K Mixed 32.7 39.9
127% 46.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
188 DQ Read 320 363
105 DQ Write 258 296
81.8 DQ Mixed 139 154
145% 239 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
237GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 413 437 442 451 450 MB/s
Read 501
Write 452
Mixed 250
SusWrite 440
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 37
160% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 147
157% 261 MB/s
274GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 423 444 436 418 369 MB/s
Read 504
Write 463
Mixed 267
SusWrite 416
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 40.2
152% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 150
160% 267 MB/s
447GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 452 454 448 448 448 MB/s
Read 499
Write 411
Mixed 256
SusWrite 450
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 37
147% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 152
158% 260 MB/s
275GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 425 397 420 411 409 387 MB/s
Read 501
Write 456
Mixed 259
SusWrite 408
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 37.4
152% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 148
156% 259 MB/s
256GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 468 465 467 467 467 MB/s
Read 504
Write 442
Mixed 235
SusWrite 466
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 36.1
137% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 152
160% 265 MB/s
147GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 245 227 221 210 229 MB/s
Read 452
Write 344
Mixed 192
SusWrite 237
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 33.1
128% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 144
153% 254 MB/s
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Typical Extreme II 480GB Builds (Compare 15,097 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 78%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus TUF B450-PLUS GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $809

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