Average Bench: 56.3% (768th of 1011)

Based on 46,618 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDA120G, SanDis SDSSDA120G, SanDisk SDSSDA12

Average average bench

The SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB averaged 43.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 69.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 21.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB is 39.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 125MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 180MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 46,618 samples)
Min Avg Max
287 Read 409 494
36.7 Write 199 391
17.5 Mixed 180 358
38.6 SusWrite 125 335
50.4% 228 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.3 4K Read 21.2 29.8
15.7 4K Write 69.1 117
0.2 4K Mixed 14.1 23.2
86.7% 34.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
59.2 DQ Read 156 212
34.5 DQ Write 170 289
0.2 DQ Mixed 39.2 92.6
63.7% 122 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: U21010RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 373 402 404 402 402 MB/s
Read 466
Write 365
Mixed 262
SusWrite 395
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 76.7
4K Mixed 16.7
100% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 110
121% 200 MB/s
112GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 93 86 86 85 78 MB/s
Read 461
Write 379
Mixed 340
SusWrite 120
72% 325 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 99
4K Mixed 21.7
120% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 31.4
76% 155 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 48 39 38 38 40 MB/s
Read 427
Write 187
Mixed 188
SusWrite 47.5
47% 212 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 16.4
113% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 32.7
60% 119 MB/s
26GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 105 82 81 86 80 MB/s
Read 447
Write 76.7
Mixed 189
SusWrite 86.8
44% 200 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 52.2
4K Mixed 21.5
87% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 211
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 32.3
69% 141 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 66 49 51 38 32 MB/s
Read 421
Write 257
Mixed 271
SusWrite 54.1
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 70.3
4K Mixed 13.8
98% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 34.3
70% 139 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 67 55 32 47 51 MB/s
Read 377
Write 51.6
Mixed 97.6
SusWrite 51.9
31% 145 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 63.3
4K Mixed 0.1
64% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 16.6
DQ Mixed 31.9
37% 67.7 MB/s
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z331
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 47 35 35 29 24 MB/s
Read 288
Write 73.3
Mixed 128
SusWrite 37.7
29% 132 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 30.7
4K Mixed 5.1
46% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 81.1
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 24.8
38% 71 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,666,076 SSDs tested.

 Prices

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Typical SSD Plus 120GB Builds (Compare 31,751 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 59%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $573

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 Comments

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Good

1 month ago.

it got really slow after a few months of normal use


Good

2 years ago.

My first SSD and it certainly does the job! Cheap and fast!


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