Average Bench: 230% (64th of 1058)

Based on 3,577 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032

Outstanding average bench

The WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB averaged 130.3% 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 842MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 1,908MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB is 92.8%. 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. 4K Random Write Speed 126MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 863MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,577 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,049 Read 1,828 2,023
1,010 Write 1,908 2,229
945 Mixed 1,535 1,773
586 SusWrite 863 1,029
344% 1,534 MB/s
Min Avg Max
34.4 4K Read 44.1 49.8
78.6 4K Write 126 161
46.1 4K Mixed 62.7 72.1
214% 77.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
532 DQ Read 1,030 1,287
288 DQ Write 690 999
340 DQ Mixed 842 1,119
633% 854 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1097 985 991 984 987 617 MB/s
Read 2,017
Write 2,075
Mixed 1,624
SusWrite 943
374% 1,665 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 68.3
235% 86.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,126
DQ Write 821
DQ Mixed 1,002
741% 983 MB/s
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1166 1000 989 983 775 519 MB/s
Read 1,992
Write 2,075
Mixed 1,639
SusWrite 905
371% 1,653 MB/s
4K Read 47.2
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 67.9
235% 86.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,102
DQ Write 803
DQ Mixed 993
731% 966 MB/s
284GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11110000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1175 993 978 983 710 686 MB/s
Read 1,971
Write 1770
Mixed 1,561
SusWrite 921
349% 1,556 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 67.9
230% 83.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,068
DQ Write 823
DQ Mixed 942
706% 945 MB/s
321GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 892 792 805 832 823 768 MB/s
Read 1975
Write 2,040
Mixed 1,688
SusWrite 818
366% 1,630 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 61.2
206% 73.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,007
DQ Write 731
DQ Mixed 882
656% 873 MB/s
390GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 844 654 660 690 641 628 MB/s
Read 1,884
Write 2,062
Mixed 1,574
SusWrite 686
348% 1,552 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 64.4
223% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,068
DQ Write 814
DQ Mixed 963
714% 948 MB/s
314GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 963 925 768 802 751 740 MB/s
Read 1,109
Write 875
Mixed 681
SusWrite 825
196% 873 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 64.1
177% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 874
DQ Write 593
DQ Mixed 575
472% 680 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,198,271 SSDs tested.

Typical PC SN730 SDBPNTY-512G-1032 512GB Builds (Compare 811 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-17E9

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