Average Bench: 45.1% (869th of 1026)

Based on 35,577 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SSD PLUS 240GB

Below average average bench

The Sandisk PLUS 240GB averaged 54.9% 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 418MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 17.9MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk PLUS 240GB is 22.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Sandisk PLUS 240GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 108MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 75MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 35,577 samples)
Min Avg Max
327 Read 418 460
215 Write 327 385
140 Mixed 243 322
51.6 SusWrite 108 165
61% 274 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.74 4K Read 17.9 22.9
6.55 4K Write 30 43.7
6.14 4K Mixed 13.5 19.4
60.3% 20.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.7 DQ Read 102 120
22 DQ Write 75 102
12.1 DQ Mixed 31.2 44.2
38.8% 69.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
211GB free
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 54 169 163 155 156 MB/s
Read 458
Write 381
Mixed 233
SusWrite 153
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 38.3
4K Mixed 11
70% 24.3 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 87.7
DQ Mixed 43.5
48% 82.4 MB/s
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF2204RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 124 117 118 118 134 MB/s
Read 449
Write 297
Mixed 179
SusWrite 136
59% 265 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 33.7
4K Mixed 11.6
65% 22.3 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 94.3
DQ Mixed 23.3
39% 76.7 MB/s
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4004RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 137 145 128 107 115 MB/s
Read 441
Write 371
Mixed 311
SusWrite 146
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 16.3
61% 22.6 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 78.3
DQ Mixed 35.4
43% 76 MB/s
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF5000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 24 31 13 39 73 MB/s
Read 454
Write 331
Mixed 242
SusWrite 59.9
60% 272 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 37.7
4K Mixed 19.4
74% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 55.9
DQ Mixed 34.8
40% 69.7 MB/s
113GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 241 3.2 27 13 94 53 MB/s
Read 398
Write 322
Mixed 217
SusWrite 71.9
56% 252 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 22.5
4K Mixed 11.4
50% 16.4 MB/s
DQ Read 43.9
DQ Write 22.2
DQ Mixed 11.7
14% 25.9 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF5100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 96 58 41 55 52 MB/s
Read 340
Write 105
Mixed 152
SusWrite 66.8
36% 166 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 2.5
19% 5.33 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,476,015 SSDs tested.

Typical PLUS 240GB Builds (Compare 66,218 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $623

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