Average Bench: 57.3% (742nd of 1000)

Based on 42,672 user benchmarks.  Models: SanDisk SDSSDA120G, SanDis SDSSDA120G, SanDisk SDSSDA12

Average average bench

The SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB averaged 42.6% 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 70.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 21.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB is 50.8%. 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 134MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 172MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 42,672 samples)
Min Avg Max
290 Read 409 495
35.4 Write 196 396
9.78 Mixed 172 348
30.7 SusWrite 134 386
50.3% 228 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.9 4K Read 21.5 29.6
19.3 4K Write 70.3 113
0.2 4K Mixed 13.9 23.1
87.7% 35.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
92.6 DQ Read 158 213
40.1 DQ Write 172 302
0.2 DQ Mixed 44.9 106
67% 125 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 89 88 83 91 91 MB/s
Read 468
Write 63.1
Mixed 209
SusWrite 93.7
45% 208 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 82
4K Mixed 23.5
118% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 29.2
62% 124 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 78 95 83 96 86 MB/s
Read 292
Write 240
Mixed 336
SusWrite 95.1
54% 241 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 70.4
4K Mixed 17
94% 36.8 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 1.7
48% 113 MB/s
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 64 26 45 38 39 MB/s
Read 486
Write 146
Mixed 118
SusWrite 48.6
43% 200 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 31.3
4K Mixed 18.5
70% 23.1 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 33.1
55% 109 MB/s
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 39 28 43 31 32 MB/s
Read 374
Write 326
Mixed 284
SusWrite 35.7
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 13.9
86% 34.2 MB/s
DQ Read 22.2
DQ Write 88.7
DQ Mixed 16.8
24% 42.6 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,373,882 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS SDSSDA-120G-G26 $263 mins
EbayUS SDSSDA-120G-G25 $389 mins
NeweggUS SDSSDA-120G-G26 $678 months
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Typical SSD Plus 120GB Builds (Compare 27,346 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
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Desktop
Desktop 66%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $79

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $511

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 Comments

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Poor

4 months ago.

it got really slow after a few months of normal use


Good

21 months ago.

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


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