Average Bench: 72.4% (534th of 1003)

Based on 1,433 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006

Good average bench

The Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB averaged 27.5% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 183MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 28.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB is 43.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 210MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 229MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,433 samples)
Min Avg Max
324 Read 404 474
221 Write 335 426
173 Mixed 229 293
93.3 SusWrite 210 261
65.8% 294 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.8 4K Read 23 33.9
25.6 4K Write 63.8 106
13.4 4K Mixed 28.8 43.2
106% 38.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
96.5 DQ Read 291 341
102 DQ Write 203 241
62.2 DQ Mixed 183 209
154% 226 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
68GB free
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 259 256 255 255 256 MB/s
Read 466
Write 369
Mixed 232
SusWrite 263
74% 333 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 33.8
122% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 212
179% 262 MB/s
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 256 254 246 246 249 MB/s
Read 390
Write 320
Mixed 251
SusWrite 250
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 66.7
4K Mixed 32.6
114% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 195
162% 234 MB/s
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 242 246 243 243 242 MB/s
Read 428
Write 371
Mixed 221
SusWrite 245
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 56.2
4K Mixed 23.4
82% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 200
164% 238 MB/s
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 244 246 250 241 252 234 MB/s
Read 340
Write 275
Mixed 179
SusWrite 244
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 45.9
4K Mixed 19.7
76% 27.8 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 195
168% 249 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 266 256 254 257 257 256 MB/s
Read 386
Write 335
Mixed 214
SusWrite 258
67% 298 MB/s
4K Read 12.6
4K Write 66.9
4K Mixed 12.5
70% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 200
168% 247 MB/s
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 238 232 248 245 241 MB/s
Read 284
Write 323
Mixed 207
SusWrite 242
60% 264 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 40
4K Mixed 20.3
72% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 187
145% 197 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,812,225 SSDs tested.

Typical SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB Builds (Compare 1,479 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

System: HP Spectre x360 Convertible

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