Average Bench: 63% (718th of 1026)

Based on 500 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SD5SG2256G1052E

Above average average bench

The Sandisk SD5SG2256G1052E 256GB averaged 36.9% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 77.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 402MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk SD5SG2256G1052E 256GB is 28.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Sandisk SD5SG2256G1052E 256GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 242MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 39.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 500 samples)
Min Avg Max
321 Read 402 448
225 Write 319 385
140 Mixed 242 371
141 SusWrite 306 382
71.1% 317 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.8 4K Read 16.7 24.1
21.3 4K Write 39.2 63.7
7.99 4K Mixed 16.9 25.8
67.7% 24.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.7 DQ Read 193 308
37.9 DQ Write 144 194
8.17 DQ Mixed 77.5 136
82.7% 138 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10.04.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 363 391 369 359 360 MB/s
Read 422
Write 377
Mixed 252
SusWrite 372
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 37.7
4K Mixed 20.9
70% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 307
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 135
131% 211 MB/s
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10.02.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 305 307 302 301 288 MB/s
Read 409
Write 316
Mixed 157
SusWrite 300
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 14.6
4K Write 38.1
4K Mixed 19.7
68% 24.1 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 127
115% 179 MB/s
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10.04.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 366 382 348 330 297 MB/s
Read 344
Write 320
Mixed 148
SusWrite 344
65% 289 MB/s
4K Read 9.7
4K Write 31.2
4K Mixed 18.1
54% 19.7 MB/s
DQ Read 305
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 133
130% 211 MB/s
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10.04.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 354 375 360 339 334 MB/s
Read 369
Write 342
Mixed 161
SusWrite 354
69% 306 MB/s
4K Read 9.6
4K Write 32.7
4K Mixed 13.2
49% 18.5 MB/s
DQ Read 305
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 132
131% 212 MB/s
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10.02.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 374 370 352 270 277 264 MB/s
Read 300
Write 369
Mixed 93.9
SusWrite 318
61% 270 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 41.3
4K Mixed 16.9
67% 24.6 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 120
106% 162 MB/s
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10.04.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 286 336 358 338 332 MB/s
Read 367
Write 322
Mixed 164
SusWrite 330
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 10.1
4K Write 24.4
4K Mixed 12.3
44% 15.6 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 131
129% 208 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,454,821 SSDs tested.

Typical SD5SG2256G1052E 256GB Builds (Compare 98 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

System: Lenovo 3443CTO

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