Average Bench: 88.7% (339th of 1058)

Based on 5,632 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS250G2B0B-00YS70

Very good average bench

The WDC WDS250G2B0B-00YS70 250GB averaged just 11.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC WDS250G2B0B-00YS70 250GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 211MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 41.8MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WDS250G2B0B-00YS70 250GB is 36.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WDC WDS250G2B0B-00YS70 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 192MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 254MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,632 samples)
Min Avg Max
288 Read 437 506
205 Write 332 470
155 Mixed 254 361
101 SusWrite 192 235
67.8% 304 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.2 4K Read 33.4 41.3
50.7 4K Write 86.4 113
24.6 4K Mixed 41.8 53
150% 53.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
219 DQ Read 329 388
146 DQ Write 262 319
113 DQ Mixed 211 263
181% 267 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 226 226 226 226 222 227 MB/s
Read 496
Write 330
Mixed 218
SusWrite 225
70% 317 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 52.3
188% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 241
209% 312 MB/s
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 241 217 225 225 229 230 MB/s
Read 500
Write 460
Mixed 316
SusWrite 228
84% 376 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 96.8
4K Mixed 49.4
172% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 288
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 223
180% 255 MB/s
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 227 219 224 224 215 213 MB/s
Read 344
Write 361
Mixed 254
SusWrite 220
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 89.2
4K Mixed 46.2
157% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 256
210% 302 MB/s
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 166 157 149 142 120 MB/s
Read 427
Write 218
Mixed 216
SusWrite 153
56% 254 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 42.8
157% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 223
199% 303 MB/s
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 42 102 79 83 85 MB/s
Read 497
Write 375
Mixed 215
SusWrite 88.2
65% 294 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 86.5
4K Mixed 39.7
156% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 307
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 118
136% 233 MB/s
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 226 222 217 139 210 190 MB/s
Read 386
Write 258
Mixed 197
SusWrite 201
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 32
4K Mixed 23.6
75% 24.6 MB/s
DQ Read 84
DQ Write 73
DQ Mixed 75.4
57% 77.5 MB/s
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Typical WDS250G2B0B-00YS70 250GB Builds (Compare 81,893 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $858

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