Average Bench: 78.7% (444th of 1011)

Based on 89 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk X600 2.5 7MM SATA 256GB

Good average bench

The Sandisk X600 2.5 7MM SATA 256GB averaged 21.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Sandisk X600 2.5 7MM SATA 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 216MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.8MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk X600 2.5 7MM SATA 256GB is 36.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Sandisk X600 2.5 7MM SATA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 199MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 234MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 89 samples)
Min Avg Max
321 Read 431 495
164 Write 307 462
166 Mixed 234 320
151 SusWrite 199 227
65.2% 293 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.6 4K Read 27.8 37.1
29.3 4K Write 61.9 100
18.1 4K Mixed 32.7 46.1
117% 40.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30.2 DQ Read 321 380
85.2 DQ Write 263 322
30.5 DQ Mixed 216 274
183% 267 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 195 191 205 207 207 MB/s
Read 398
Write 370
Mixed 262
SusWrite 221
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 41.1
149% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 274
225% 322 MB/s
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6113012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 204 197 210 209 210 MB/s
Read 471
Write 305
Mixed 280
SusWrite 206
70% 315 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 25.8
105% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 260
210% 300 MB/s
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6113012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 205 210 194 125 87 MB/s
Read 439
Write 339
Mixed 283
SusWrite 186
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 41.8
4K Mixed 28.4
92% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 253
203% 286 MB/s
209GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6113012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 193 190 193 195 196 MB/s
Read 335
Write 335
Mixed 210
SusWrite 194
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 38.8
4K Mixed 25.3
80% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 269
220% 313 MB/s
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6113012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 201 211 212 213 212 MB/s
Read 405
Write 245
Mixed 265
SusWrite 211
63% 282 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 34
102% 35.6 MB/s
DQ Read 29.2
DQ Write 53.8
DQ Mixed 34.5
28% 39.2 MB/s
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6113012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 208 209 208 194 204 MB/s
Read 313
Write 183
Mixed 213
SusWrite 197
51% 226 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 15
4K Mixed 9.3
33% 11 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 258
207% 293 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,689,511 SSDs tested.

Typical X600 2.5 7MM SATA 256GB Builds (Compare 2,791 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3050

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $200

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