Average Bench: 101% (221st of 1040)

Based on 21,506 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50

Outstanding average bench

The WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB averaged 1.3% 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 207MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 41.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB is 43.5%. 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 328MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 388MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 21,506 samples)
Min Avg Max
335 Read 441 503
328 Write 426 487
233 Mixed 328 399
238 SusWrite 388 470
89.1% 396 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.9 4K Read 32.5 40.8
50.8 4K Write 88 114
25.4 4K Mixed 41.9 53.6
149% 54.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
200 DQ Read 337 386
166 DQ Write 281 334
122 DQ Mixed 207 257
183% 275 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
184GB free
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 456 455 424 437 442 MB/s
Read 454
Write 480
Mixed 343
SusWrite 448
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 88.3
4K Mixed 48.3
157% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 237
210% 315 MB/s
392GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 449 448 450 449 449 MB/s
Read 431
Write 414
Mixed 335
SusWrite 440
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 88
4K Mixed 47.4
155% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 187
144% 197 MB/s
735GB free
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 362 377 338 380 379 MB/s
Read 480
Write 439
Mixed 285
SusWrite 371
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 31.8
147% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 227
203% 308 MB/s
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 251 301 282 38 182 MB/s
Read 411
Write 292
Mixed 223
SusWrite 244
65% 292 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 47.5
158% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 30.8
96% 213 MB/s
544GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 238 247 270 274 283 MB/s
Read 414
Write 374
Mixed 247
SusWrite 257
72% 323 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 73.5
4K Mixed 43.3
141% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 227
179% 249 MB/s
828GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 349 356 379 381 373 MB/s
Read 464
Write 357
Mixed 241
SusWrite 366
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 68.3
4K Mixed 27
108% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 168
124% 163 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,129,849 SSDs tested.

Typical WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB Builds (Compare 47,994 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $121

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $909

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