Average Bench: 87.4% (278th of 996)

Based on 806 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDXP480G

Very good average bench

The SanDisk Extreme II 480GB averaged just 12.6% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 94.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme II 480GB is 45.2%. 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 301MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 356MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 806 samples)
Min Avg Max
351 Read 456 501
231 Write 392 470
183 Mixed 301 450
149 SusWrite 356 462
84.5% 376 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.5 4K Read 27.9 34.8
38.4 4K Write 79.2 116
13.1 4K Mixed 26.8 38.9
119% 44.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.5 DQ Read 261 361
80.5 DQ Write 228 294
13.2 DQ Mixed 94.4 152
112% 195 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
63GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 456 448 447 447 455 MB/s
Read 491
Write 436
Mixed 304
SusWrite 449
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 33.5
129% 47.6 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 151
160% 267 MB/s
304GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 425 394 350 429 418 MB/s
Read 482
Write 452
Mixed 298
SusWrite 405
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 35.8
136% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 150
158% 263 MB/s
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 386 376 354 343 333 MB/s
Read 481
Write 409
Mixed 211
SusWrite 363
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 70.6
4K Mixed 31.3
122% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 154
159% 263 MB/s
325GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 435 436 448 444 438 MB/s
Read 472
Write 437
Mixed 235
SusWrite 437
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 58.4
4K Mixed 29.6
109% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 150
150% 243 MB/s
381GB free
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 447 452 460 450 451 MB/s
Read 251
Write 319
Mixed 153
SusWrite 449
66% 293 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 21.6
72% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 85.4
93% 153 MB/s
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Typical Extreme II 480GB Builds (Compare 12,595 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $948

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