Average Bench: 42.2% (931st of 1069)

Based on 14,313 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SSD PLUS 120 GB

Below average average bench

The Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB averaged 57.7% 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 Random Read Speed 19.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 407MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB is 26.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 62.1MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 52.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,313 samples)
Min Avg Max
317 Read 407 457
52 Write 144 278
7.7 Mixed 135 275
17.8 SusWrite 62.1 122
40.8% 187 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.7 4K Read 19.6 23.5
5.45 4K Write 26.8 43
1.87 4K Mixed 14.5 19.7
62.4% 20.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
73 DQ Read 111 120
14.9 DQ Write 52.3 90.7
5.06 DQ Mixed 30.3 42.7
36.1% 64.5 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
59GB free
Firmware: UE4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 103 72 73 75 70 MB/s
Read 388
Write 274
Mixed 251
SusWrite 110
57% 256 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 36.8
4K Mixed 17.7
74% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 80.2
DQ Mixed 42.2
47% 80.6 MB/s
88GB free
Firmware: UE3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 81 79 77 82 74 MB/s
Read 456
Write 258
Mixed 125
SusWrite 72.1
50% 228 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 44.1
4K Mixed 11.9
74% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 55
DQ Mixed 36.3
40% 70 MB/s
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 58 56 54 33 30 MB/s
Read 397
Write 84.3
Mixed 126
SusWrite 40.6
35% 162 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 27.5
4K Mixed 15.4
64% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 108
DQ Write 46.4
DQ Mixed 24.7
32% 59.8 MB/s
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 37 15 42 32 33 MB/s
Read 346
Write 90.3
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 34
29% 135 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 28.8
4K Mixed 15.5
63% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 67.4
DQ Write 16.4
DQ Mixed 31.6
26% 38.5 MB/s
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 21 22 6 47 16 MB/s
Read 434
Write 75
Mixed 6.7
SusWrite 22.8
29% 135 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 6
4K Mixed 16.4
52% 13.6 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 60,763,578 SSDs tested.

Typical PLUS 120 GB 120GB Builds (Compare 1,518 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Intel H55

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $149

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 Comments

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Poor

3 years ago.

It's a really poor SSD. Don't recommend at all.


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