Average Bench: 250% (49th of 1058)

Based on 11,141 user benchmarks.  Model: WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN

Outstanding average bench

The WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB averaged 150.3% 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 1,034MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 1,955MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB is 117%. 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 902MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 47.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,141 samples)
Min Avg Max
985 Read 1,850 2,028
867 Write 1,955 2,318
774 Mixed 1,581 1,790
606 SusWrite 902 1,061
353% 1,572 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.1 4K Read 47.6 53.5
82.9 4K Write 155 220
48.1 4K Mixed 69 82.5
243% 90.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
687 DQ Read 1,183 1,594
296 DQ Write 912 1,255
373 DQ Mixed 1,034 1,357
777% 1,043 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
410GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1323 985 986 996 996 997 MB/s
Read 2,012
Write 2,342
Mixed 1,788
SusWrite 1,047
404% 1,797 MB/s
4K Read 52.1
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 78
273% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,252
DQ Write 1,059
DQ Mixed 1,140
858% 1,151 MB/s
360GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1136 978 970 985 986 937 MB/s
Read 1,933
Write 2,180
Mixed 1,721
SusWrite 999
384% 1,708 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 71.9
254% 95.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,237
DQ Write 1026
DQ Mixed 1,132
848% 1,132 MB/s
361GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1196 832 836 846 793 658 MB/s
Read 2,016
Write 2,219
Mixed 1,696
SusWrite 860
381% 1,698 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 74.4
269% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,165
DQ Write 942
DQ Mixed 1,060
792% 1,056 MB/s
417GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1014 988 986 998 1012 964 MB/s
Read 1,981
Write 1835
Mixed 1,513
SusWrite 994
354% 1,581 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 65.5
221% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 982
DQ Write 666
DQ Mixed 825
616% 825 MB/s
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 970 614 624 587 602 578 MB/s
Read 1,557
Write 1,330
Mixed 1,278
SusWrite 662
270% 1,207 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 66.1
226% 85.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,360
DQ Write 1,087
DQ Mixed 1,191
900% 1,213 MB/s
303GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 922 609 665 683 686 715 MB/s
Read 1,291
Write 1,262
Mixed 1,197
SusWrite 713
251% 1,116 MB/s
4K Read 43.5
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 62.8
217% 80 MB/s
DQ Read 1,104
DQ Write 922
DQ Mixed 977
742% 1,001 MB/s
383GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 470 519 553 570 559 MB/s
Read 613
Write 564
Mixed 576
SusWrite 519
128% 568 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 40.6
159% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 689
DQ Write 655
DQ Mixed 847
588% 730 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,033,604 SSDs tested.

Typical WDBRPG5000ANC-WRSN 500GB Builds (Compare 62,975 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,089

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