Average Bench: 97% (255th of 1058)

Based on 12,193 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SDSSDH3500G

Excellent average bench

The SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB averaged just 3.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 237MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 39.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB is 49.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 293MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 354MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,193 samples)
Min Avg Max
340 Read 457 512
224 Write 400 485
184 Mixed 293 396
165 SusWrite 354 422
84.3% 376 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.7 4K Read 31.6 40.4
36.2 4K Write 78.1 116
21.2 4K Mixed 39.9 53.4
140% 49.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
166 DQ Read 335 380
106 DQ Write 282 339
104 DQ Mixed 237 288
197% 285 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
66GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 401 402 399 396 387 MB/s
Read 506
Write 482
Mixed 388
SusWrite 405
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 91.2
4K Mixed 48.7
168% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 288
235% 334 MB/s
266GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 397 397 392 398 398 MB/s
Read 509
Write 452
Mixed 247
SusWrite 399
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 51.4
169% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 276
210% 282 MB/s
284GB free
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 399 405 406 404 408 MB/s
Read 504
Write 448
Mixed 372
SusWrite 400
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 49.6
169% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 198
150% 202 MB/s
269GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 381 395 394 409 414 MB/s
Read 505
Write 453
Mixed 325
SusWrite 398
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 90.8
4K Mixed 48.6
168% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 196
148% 199 MB/s
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 369 420 406 423 409 MB/s
Read 505
Write 457
Mixed 377
SusWrite 407
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 38.7
158% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 186
144% 197 MB/s
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 314 341 363 383 405 395 MB/s
Read 495
Write 472
Mixed 312
SusWrite 367
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 72.8
4K Mixed 42.1
144% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 266
202% 271 MB/s
183GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 408 414 397 402 399 MB/s
Read 450
Write 411
Mixed 353
SusWrite 410
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 47.8
4K Mixed 32.2
104% 34.8 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 282
230% 327 MB/s
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 375 388 385 353 359 MB/s
Read 455
Write 439
Mixed 354
SusWrite 373
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 44.9
4K Mixed 30.5
102% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 207
162% 226 MB/s
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