Average Bench: 42.9% (887th of 1030)

Based on 17,629 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 18.8MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB is 25.6%. 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 81.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 54.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,629 samples)
Min Avg Max
327 Read 419 461
91.4 Write 226 365
14.3 Mixed 187 308
22.3 SusWrite 81.2 151
50.3% 228 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.4 4K Read 18.8 23.3
3 4K Write 25.2 42.7
1.2 4K Mixed 14.4 19.6
60.4% 19.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
40.4 DQ Read 106 120
6.62 DQ Write 54.2 90.3
3.48 DQ Mixed 32.7 43.5
36.9% 64.4 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: 165 149 150 150 147 151 MB/s
Read 435
Write 310
Mixed 258
SusWrite 152
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 36.3
4K Mixed 19.1
77% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 86.4
DQ Mixed 43.6
48% 82.8 MB/s
19GB free
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 138 146 135 67 74 MB/s
Read 451
Write 206
Mixed 211
SusWrite 115
54% 246 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 40
4K Mixed 16
77% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 84.2
DQ Mixed 40.9
46% 79.7 MB/s
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 109 134 149 111 87 MB/s
Read 436
Write 334
Mixed 221
SusWrite 107
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 37
4K Mixed 20
79% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 0.7
DQ Mixed 36.3
32% 50.4 MB/s
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 46 87 64 90 103 MB/s
Read 423
Write 158
Mixed 112
SusWrite 66.9
42% 190 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 26.2
4K Mixed 18.5
70% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 106
DQ Write 66
DQ Mixed 1
24% 57.8 MB/s
114GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 52 88 87 100 74 MB/s
Read 458
Write 216
Mixed 181
SusWrite 74.1
51% 232 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 8.1
4K Mixed 15
55% 14.6 MB/s
DQ Read 96.9
DQ Write 30.3
DQ Mixed 36.8
34% 54.7 MB/s
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 51 96 83 116 117 MB/s
Read 421
Write 286
Mixed 193
SusWrite 80.1
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 17.5
51% 12.2 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 72 84 86 82 79 MB/s
Read 293
Write 118
Mixed 133
SusWrite 76.9
34% 155 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 15.7
4K Mixed 16.8
50% 15.2 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 38.5
DQ Mixed 24.4
30% 54.9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,806,534 SSDs tested.

Typical PLUS 240 GB 240GB Builds (Compare 5,464 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $559

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