Average Bench: 251% (57th of 1074)

Based on 18,375 user benchmarks.  Model: WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN

Outstanding average bench

The WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB averaged 151.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 1,051MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,273MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB is 115%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 840MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 47.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 18,375 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,226 Read 1,871 2,029
955 Write 1,942 2,329
994 Mixed 1,583 1,786
519 SusWrite 840 1,057
350% 1,559 MB/s
Min Avg Max
35.1 4K Read 47.2 54.3
69.6 4K Write 163 235
50.2 4K Mixed 70 84.4
247% 93.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
769 DQ Read 1,273 1,690
177 DQ Write 934 1,318
290 DQ Mixed 1,051 1,448
800% 1,086 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
388GB free
Firmware: 111130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1334 1001 1007 1002 1000 999 MB/s
Read 2,015
Write 2,287
Mixed 1,774
SusWrite 1057
401% 1,783 MB/s
4K Read 52.5
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 79.5
283% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1007
DQ Write 1131
DQ Mixed 1,131
834% 1,090 MB/s
369GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 680 684 666 683 671 692 MB/s
Read 1,926
Write 1,787
Mixed 1513
SusWrite 679
330% 1,476 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 64.8
228% 85.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,444
DQ Write 1,087
DQ Mixed 1,213
921% 1,248 MB/s
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 778 465 485 447 445 441 MB/s
Read 2,001
Write 1971
Mixed 1,662
SusWrite 510
344% 1,536 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 68.1
234% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,247
DQ Write 978
DQ Mixed 1,075
814% 1,100 MB/s
425GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1130 996 994 994 995 994 MB/s
Read 1,788
Write 1,412
Mixed 1,469
SusWrite 1,017
319% 1,422 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 58.6
197% 69.2 MB/s
DQ Read 850
DQ Write 564
DQ Mixed 760
553% 725 MB/s
465GB free
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1023 833 829 841 840 831 MB/s
Read 1,329
Write 1,302
Mixed 1,239
SusWrite 866
266% 1,184 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 55.1
175% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 1,615
DQ Write 1,196
DQ Mixed 1,397
1,047% 1,403 MB/s
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Typical WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB Builds (Compare 25,954 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 130%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $25

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $765

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