Average Bench: 42.8% (863rd of 1011)

Based on 15,127 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SSD PLUS 240 GB

Below average average bench

The Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB averaged 57.1% 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. Sequential Read Speed 419MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 18.9MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB is 26.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 80.7MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 54.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,127 samples)
Min Avg Max
333 Read 419 462
97.3 Write 223 366
12.3 Mixed 187 308
24 SusWrite 80.7 151
50.1% 227 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.1 4K Read 18.9 23.5
2.24 4K Write 24.6 42.9
1.12 4K Mixed 14.4 19.5
60.2% 19.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37.8 DQ Read 105 120
7.52 DQ Write 54.9 91.1
8.22 DQ Mixed 32.9 42.8
37% 64.3 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
223GB free
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 150 150 151 151 148 MB/s
Read 459
Write 356
Mixed 310
SusWrite 182
73% 327 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 44.2
4K Mixed 19.1
82% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 95.8
DQ Mixed 40.7
48% 84.1 MB/s
222GB free
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 148 149 148 150 148 MB/s
Read 461
Write 330
Mixed 262
SusWrite 161
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 19.5
82% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 87.4
DQ Mixed 40.6
47% 80.9 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 131 135 135 134 131 MB/s
Read 446
Write 151
Mixed 190
SusWrite 135
51% 231 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 34.1
4K Mixed 18
75% 24.8 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 65.3
DQ Mixed 38
42% 73.2 MB/s
214GB free
Firmware: UF3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 111 145 164 110 124 MB/s
Read 362
Write 192
Mixed 202
SusWrite 140
50% 224 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 41
4K Mixed 18
78% 27.1 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 53.2
DQ Mixed 40.1
41% 69.4 MB/s
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 127 109 129 134 131 MB/s
Read 408
Write 187
Mixed 249
SusWrite 120
53% 241 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 31.9
4K Mixed 15.7
61% 21.1 MB/s
DQ Read 100
DQ Write 60.5
DQ Mixed 28.1
35% 62.9 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 9.5 24 21 60 81 MB/s
Read 463
Write 220
Mixed 140
SusWrite 45.1
48% 217 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 33
4K Mixed 15.4
70% 23.4 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 0.4
DQ Mixed 16
22% 44.3 MB/s
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 77 102 101 59 46 MB/s
Read 441
Write 269
Mixed 289
SusWrite 76.2
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 34.6
4K Mixed 11.1
66% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 107
DQ Write 37.9
DQ Mixed 41.4
39% 62.1 MB/s
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 18 52 45 50 41 MB/s
Read 431
Write 95.2
Mixed 107
SusWrite 36.7
36% 168 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 6.2
4K Mixed 7.6
42% 11 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

Typical PLUS 240 GB 240GB Builds (Compare 33,616 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B350-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $571

Popular PLUS 240 GB 240GB compatible motherboards:

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