Average Bench: 226% (71st of 1058)

Based on 4,474 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB averaged 125.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 824MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 1,887MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB is 110%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 821MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 125MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,474 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,038 Read 1,803 2,021
945 Write 1,887 2,235
830 Mixed 1,520 1,774
503 SusWrite 821 1,030
339% 1,508 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.8 4K Read 43.8 51.8
55.4 4K Write 125 196
36.8 4K Mixed 61.8 78.8
212% 76.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
481 DQ Read 1,025 1,367
130 DQ Write 683 1,041
211 DQ Mixed 824 1,160
623% 844 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
430GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1163 964 990 1004 1008 1023 MB/s
Read 2,011
Write 2,164
Mixed 1,678
SusWrite 1,026
386% 1,720 MB/s
4K Read 51
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 75.6
262% 97.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,474
DQ Write 864
DQ Mixed 1,233
901% 1,190 MB/s
378GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1011 981 983 980 987 987 MB/s
Read 2,030
Write 2,180
Mixed 1700
SusWrite 988
387% 1,725 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 68.7
237% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,215
DQ Write 665
DQ Mixed 916
688% 932 MB/s
326GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1008 1010 1005 1008 1010 1011 MB/s
Read 2007
Write 2,184
Mixed 1,669
SusWrite 1,009
386% 1,717 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 66.5
226% 82 MB/s
DQ Read 1,102
DQ Write 746
DQ Mixed 925
690% 925 MB/s
413GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1037 996 999 1001 1002 999 MB/s
Read 2,026
Write 2,107
Mixed 1636
SusWrite 1,006
380% 1,694 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 64.6
219% 78.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,136
DQ Write 582
DQ Mixed 817
618% 845 MB/s
476GB free
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1295 948 952 1000 983 987 MB/s
Read 1,908
Write 2,111
Mixed 1,581
SusWrite 1,028
372% 1,657 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 61.1
212% 77.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,112
DQ Write 790
DQ Mixed 958
714% 953 MB/s
327GB free
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1271 870 905 874 866 850 MB/s
Read 1,892
Write 1,638
Mixed 1492
SusWrite 939
334% 1,490 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 66.7
229% 83.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,153
DQ Write 717
DQ Mixed 912
686% 927 MB/s
293GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1112 958 945 965 975 801 MB/s
Read 1,512
Write 1,521
Mixed 1,404
SusWrite 960
304% 1,349 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 87.8
4K Mixed 47.4
160% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1038
DQ Write 462
DQ Mixed 825
592% 775 MB/s
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Typical PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB Builds (Compare 1,032 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-17E9

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