Average Bench: 45.6% (854th of 1016)

Based on 20,284 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SSD PLUS 240GB

Below average average bench

The Sandisk PLUS 240GB averaged 54.3% 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 18.1MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk PLUS 240GB is 23.2%. 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 112MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 77.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 20,284 samples)
Min Avg Max
319 Read 418 460
230 Write 328 382
134 Mixed 243 320
49.7 SusWrite 112 171
61.3% 275 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.2 4K Read 18.1 23.1
5.59 4K Write 30.8 44
5.8 4K Mixed 13.6 19.3
61% 20.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.6 DQ Read 103 120
31.8 DQ Write 77.7 102
10.3 DQ Mixed 29.7 44
38.7% 70.3 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
170GB free
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 43 101 133 135 129 MB/s
Read 459
Write 322
Mixed 293
SusWrite 144
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 42.2
4K Mixed 19.1
82% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 90.2
DQ Mixed 40.4
48% 83 MB/s
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF2204RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 117 130 133 109 96 MB/s
Read 437
Write 375
Mixed 301
SusWrite 132
69% 311 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 37
4K Mixed 10.5
65% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 96
DQ Mixed 32.2
44% 81.6 MB/s
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 1.8 18 4.3 180 59 MB/s
Read 423
Write 343
Mixed 196
SusWrite 74.7
58% 259 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 39.3
4K Mixed 11.1
66% 23.6 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 87.3
DQ Mixed 40.6
47% 81.9 MB/s
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF2204RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 114 136 98 113 105 MB/s
Read 398
Write 344
Mixed 257
SusWrite 125
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 15.9
4K Mixed 11.7
47% 14.3 MB/s
DQ Read 98.7
DQ Write 81.9
DQ Mixed 32.1
40% 70.9 MB/s
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 6.4 40 13 23 4.5 MB/s
Read 406
Write 298
Mixed 212
SusWrite 43.4
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 29.6
4K Mixed 14.5
54% 19 MB/s
DQ Read 72.2
DQ Write 65.5
DQ Mixed 41
38% 59.6 MB/s
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 9.1 37 18 41 106 MB/s
Read 373
Write 248
Mixed 244
SusWrite 68.2
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 11
4K Write 14.4
4K Mixed 10.3
38% 11.9 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 77.2
DQ Mixed 40.1
44% 73.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,624,497 SSDs tested.

Typical PLUS 240GB Builds (Compare 30,862 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $454

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