Average Bench: 104% (196th of 1016)

Based on 5,888 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50

Outstanding average bench

The WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB averaged 3.7% 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 213MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 42.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB is 47.2%. 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 333MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 444MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,888 samples)
Min Avg Max
341 Read 444 504
322 Write 429 486
235 Mixed 333 403
238 SusWrite 410 476
90.9% 404 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.3 4K Read 33.5 41.6
46.5 4K Write 88.5 118
26 4K Mixed 42.8 54.5
152% 54.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
167 DQ Read 336 386
150 DQ Write 284 334
122 DQ Mixed 213 257
186% 278 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 494 495 492 492 493 493 MB/s
Read 510
Write 492
Mixed 411
SusWrite 493
107% 477 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 56.8
203% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 253
218% 322 MB/s
397GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 483 466 465 438 451 MB/s
Read 475
Write 463
Mixed 390
SusWrite 462
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 55.3
196% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 250
216% 320 MB/s
714GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 448 453 449 450 447 MB/s
Read 447
Write 478
Mixed 391
SusWrite 451
100% 442 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 51.2
186% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 247
213% 316 MB/s
578GB free
Firmware: 411030WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 454 471 474 476 475 MB/s
Read 451
Write 454
Mixed 234
SusWrite 454
90% 398 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 50.3
176% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 251
216% 319 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 411030WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 475 476 476 476 476 MB/s
Read 494
Write 478
Mixed 403
SusWrite 476
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 39.1
131% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 254
218% 320 MB/s
921GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 414 418 419 416 417 MB/s
Read 361
Write 321
Mixed 298
SusWrite 414
79% 348 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 87.6
4K Mixed 46.5
163% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 236
183% 251 MB/s
596GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 365 377 337 383 401 MB/s
Read 410
Write 340
Mixed 308
SusWrite 361
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 71.9
4K Mixed 23.5
122% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 234
204% 305 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,412,919 SSDs tested.

Typical WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB Builds (Compare 35,720 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $120

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

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