Average Bench: 94.5% (267th of 1058)

Based on 5,520 user benchmarks.  Model: SanDisk SSD G5 BICS4

Excellent average bench

The Sandisk G5 BICS4 1TB averaged just 5.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Sandisk G5 BICS4 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 183MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 39.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sandisk G5 BICS4 1TB is 47.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Sandisk G5 BICS4 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 301MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 323MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,520 samples)
Min Avg Max
269 Read 428 502
351 Write 420 484
142 Mixed 301 397
146 SusWrite 323 388
82.7% 368 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.7 4K Read 31.3 39.8
44.5 4K Write 87.5 112
20.4 4K Mixed 39.7 52.9
145% 52.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
214 DQ Read 325 386
104 DQ Write 264 325
86.9 DQ Mixed 183 257
167% 257 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
688GB free
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 372 360 363 368 357 MB/s
Read 500
Write 484
Mixed 328
SusWrite 371
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 52.1
181% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 199
191% 302 MB/s
580GB free
Firmware: 415000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 372 382 377 376 383 MB/s
Read 473
Write 426
Mixed 321
SusWrite 384
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 40.6
171% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 171
178% 293 MB/s
835GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 338 356 351 353 352 MB/s
Read 360
Write 399
Mixed 364
SusWrite 356
84% 370 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 88
4K Mixed 46.9
159% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 152
168% 284 MB/s
742GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 368 386 372 370 363 MB/s
Read 412
Write 424
Mixed 242
SusWrite 373
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 79.6
4K Mixed 44.6
140% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 224
202% 307 MB/s
417GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 287 220 372 375 364 MB/s
Read 354
Write 445
Mixed 291
SusWrite 332
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 35.4
115% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 255
212% 308 MB/s
374GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 255 366 380 378 363 MB/s
Read 356
Write 419
Mixed 371
SusWrite 348
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 51.3
4K Mixed 28.7
96% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 213
196% 304 MB/s
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 153 120 114 168 138 MB/s
Read 310
Write 353
Mixed 237
SusWrite 147
59% 262 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 48.8
4K Mixed 19.4
84% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 203
146% 188 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,077,776 SSDs tested.

Typical G5 BICS4 1TB Builds (Compare 72,772 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,063

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