Average Bench: 70.7% (637th of 1058)

Based on 3,707 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk Extreme SSD

Good average bench

The Sandisk Extreme SSD 1TB averaged 29.2% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 124MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 26MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk Extreme SSD 1TB is 35.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Sandisk Extreme SSD 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 38.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 265MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,707 samples)
Min Avg Max
285 Read 375 472
266 Write 364 451
162 Mixed 265 330
188 SusWrite 349 448
76.2% 338 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.9 4K Read 21.6 30.7
26 4K Write 38.5 60.8
17.4 4K Mixed 26 35.5
86.4% 28.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
92.6 DQ Read 178 290
88.4 DQ Write 157 223
24.5 DQ Mixed 124 229
105% 153 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
408GB free
Firmware: 1012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 371 369 365 367 367 MB/s
Read 459
Write 428
Mixed 271
SusWrite 374
86% 383 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 44.7
4K Mixed 23
95% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 150
130% 192 MB/s
600GB free
Firmware: 1012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 384 377 377 377 378 MB/s
Read 386
Write 392
Mixed 297
SusWrite 380
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 28.1
92% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 161
134% 193 MB/s
348GB free
Firmware: 1012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 368 359 354 364 379 379 MB/s
Read 384
Write 363
Mixed 268
SusWrite 367
78% 346 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 26.6
80% 27.2 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 52.3
56% 92.9 MB/s
40GB free
Firmware: 1012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 43 32 22 32 51 MB/s
Read 481
Write 18
Mixed 56.4
SusWrite 35.3
31% 148 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 37.6
4K Mixed 25.9
99% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 288
DQ Write 88.4
DQ Mixed 84.4
89% 154 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,016,696 SSDs tested.

Typical Extreme SSD 1TB Builds (Compare 298 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Apple MacBookPro16,1

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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
Intel Core i7-11700K $346Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $78SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $77SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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