Average Bench: 58.5% (820th of 1072)

Based on 87,912 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDA120G, SanDis SDSSDA120G, SanDisk SDSSDA12

Average average bench

The SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB averaged 41.5% 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 73.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 22.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB is 43.1%. 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 127MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 200MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 87,912 samples)
Min Avg Max
287 Read 408 494
42.3 Write 214 398
28.2 Mixed 200 369
33 SusWrite 127 363
52.5% 237 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.6 4K Read 22.2 30.2
22.1 4K Write 73.4 112
0.2 4K Mixed 15 23.5
91.8% 36.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
90 DQ Read 159 202
52.1 DQ Write 190 304
0.2 DQ Mixed 44.8 107
69.9% 131 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
112GB free
Firmware: U21010RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 417 418 418 419 418 MB/s
Read 464
Write 421
Mixed 282
SusWrite 418
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 18.7
105% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 188
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 110
124% 205 MB/s
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 192 200 204 205 204 MB/s
Read 504
Write 185
Mixed 196
SusWrite 200
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 13.8
103% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 76.3
85% 143 MB/s
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 193 197 197 199 198 MB/s
Read 456
Write 180
Mixed 189
SusWrite 196
56% 255 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 47.4
4K Mixed 10.7
67% 25.6 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 75
86% 147 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 45 54 53 61 47 MB/s
Read 253
Write 294
Mixed 255
SusWrite 60.2
48% 215 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 19.2
96% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 17
59% 127 MB/s
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 77 99 83 92 86 MB/s
Read 335
Write 142
Mixed 137
SusWrite 87.3
39% 175 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 42.7
4K Mixed 16
74% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 99.9
DQ Mixed 34.2
51% 97.2 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,133,447 SSDs tested

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Gaming 2%
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Desktop 61%
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Workstation 2%
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 Comments

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Good

4 years ago.

it got really slow after a few months of normal use


Good

6 years ago.

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


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