Average Bench: 75.3% (549th of 1058)

Based on 3,103 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006

Good average bench

The Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB averaged 24.6% 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 185MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 30.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB is 39.8%. 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 220MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 232MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,103 samples)
Min Avg Max
329 Read 409 480
215 Write 337 425
168 Mixed 232 300
90.1 SusWrite 220 265
66.9% 299 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.3 4K Read 24.1 34
34.4 4K Write 68.8 103
13.6 4K Mixed 30.1 43.1
111% 41 MB/s
Min Avg Max
133 DQ Read 298 341
124 DQ Write 210 249
65.1 DQ Mixed 185 210
157% 231 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 248 254 251 252 248 MB/s
Read 481
Write 418
Mixed 257
SusWrite 255
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 29.5
144% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 202
161% 226 MB/s
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 264 248 250 248 246 244 MB/s
Read 402
Write 292
Mixed 206
SusWrite 250
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 97.9
4K Mixed 34.8
140% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 201
158% 220 MB/s
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 264 255 254 259 255 253 MB/s
Read 393
Write 332
Mixed 202
SusWrite 257
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 31.8
117% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 209
176% 257 MB/s
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 236 255 250 252 250 MB/s
Read 379
Write 374
Mixed 232
SusWrite 252
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 60.1
4K Mixed 26.6
94% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 303
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 204
169% 245 MB/s
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 226 211 213 251 243 MB/s
Read 384
Write 312
Mixed 258
SusWrite 218
66% 293 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 45.2
4K Mixed 25.6
87% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 200
165% 239 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,259,910 SSDs tested.

Typical SD7SN6S-256G-1006 256GB Builds (Compare 967 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
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Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: HP Spectre x360 Convertible

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