Average Bench: 75.8% (518th of 1037)

Based on 2,006 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006

Good average bench

The Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB averaged 24.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 191MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 30.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB is 44.1%. 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 216MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 233MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,006 samples)
Min Avg Max
327 Read 410 480
228 Write 345 432
173 Mixed 233 300
96.1 SusWrite 216 262
67.4% 301 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.1 4K Read 24.5 34.3
31.5 4K Write 69.2 104
13.7 4K Mixed 30.7 43.4
113% 41.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
163 DQ Read 303 342
130 DQ Write 211 242
131 DQ Mixed 191 210
161% 235 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 257 249 253 254 253 MB/s
Read 445
Write 339
Mixed 236
SusWrite 257
71% 319 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 34.3
130% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 204
173% 255 MB/s
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 272 258 255 256 254 255 MB/s
Read 390
Write 172
Mixed 220
SusWrite 258
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 78.2
4K Mixed 38.7
133% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 203
172% 253 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 257 248 252 252 252 MB/s
Read 410
Write 390
Mixed 241
SusWrite 255
73% 324 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 36.8
132% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 205
170% 247 MB/s
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 180 89 84 70 133 MB/s
Read 479
Write 418
Mixed 212
SusWrite 138
69% 312 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 87.6
4K Mixed 37.1
138% 51.3 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 191
166% 249 MB/s
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 213 229 250 250 204 MB/s
Read 449
Write 386
Mixed 272
SusWrite 234
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 61.6
4K Mixed 30.7
110% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 205
173% 253 MB/s
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 235 250 238 246 244 MB/s
Read 343
Write 285
Mixed 202
SusWrite 247
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 42.5
4K Mixed 21.8
74% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 207
168% 243 MB/s
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 212 219 130 129 174 MB/s
Read 356
Write 321
Mixed 161
SusWrite 180
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 10.2
4K Write 38.1
4K Mixed 25.4
68% 24.6 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 198
165% 240 MB/s
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 215 133 114 134 133 MB/s
Read 354
Write 149
Mixed 183
SusWrite 151
46% 210 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 46.3
4K Mixed 17.4
77% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 193
141% 186 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,610,979 SSDs tested.

Typical SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB Builds (Compare 461 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
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Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: HP Spectre x360 Convertible

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