Average Bench: 105% (191st of 1011)

Based on 2,238 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50

Outstanding average bench

The WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB averaged 4.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 222MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 43.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB is 40.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 343MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 437MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,238 samples)
Min Avg Max
340 Read 437 503
313 Write 419 482
254 Mixed 343 404
334 SusWrite 426 474
91.6% 407 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.8 4K Read 33.7 41.9
47.8 4K Write 90.2 122
26 4K Mixed 43.4 54.6
154% 55.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
147 DQ Read 333 386
179 DQ Write 282 334
110 DQ Mixed 222 258
190% 279 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
341GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 475 480 483 481 480 MB/s
Read 503
Write 478
Mixed 381
SusWrite 479
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 55.4
200% 73.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 254
218% 321 MB/s
864GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 333 380 477 484 478 470 MB/s
Read 509
Write 479
Mixed 334
SusWrite 437
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 56.8
202% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 251
214% 316 MB/s
631GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 324 380 471 475 481 482 MB/s
Read 498
Write 480
Mixed 377
SusWrite 436
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 49
173% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 252
216% 318 MB/s
717GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 465 482 484 484 484 MB/s
Read 449
Write 462
Mixed 402
SusWrite 474
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 99.1
4K Mixed 48
155% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 253
217% 319 MB/s
340GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 342 337 410 357 354 MB/s
Read 500
Write 479
Mixed 377
SusWrite 369
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 47.5
167% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 250
215% 319 MB/s
810GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 311 337 456 448 450 442 MB/s
Read 410
Write 348
Mixed 319
SusWrite 407
84% 371 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 34.4
166% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 219
198% 303 MB/s
352GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 471 470 465 469 469 MB/s
Read 378
Write 473
Mixed 386
SusWrite 468
97% 426 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 86.5
4K Mixed 37.1
149% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 241
210% 314 MB/s
778GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 424 427 447 440 447 MB/s
Read 407
Write 378
Mixed 359
SusWrite 437
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 43.8
138% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 214
172% 241 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,945,198 SSDs tested.

Typical WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB Builds (Compare 7,825 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $874

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