Average Bench: 87% (307th of 1011)

Based on 865 user benchmarks.  Models: TS512GSSD370, TS512GSS D370

Very good average bench

The Transcend SSD370 512GB averaged just 12.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Transcend SSD370 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 135MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 77.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend SSD370 512GB is 45%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend SSD370 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 325MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 211MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 865 samples)
Min Avg Max
362 Read 470 517
312 Write 401 441
112 Mixed 325 465
179 SusWrite 345 437
86.5% 385 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.7 4K Read 24 29.5
34.2 4K Write 77.1 114
14.2 4K Mixed 31.6 43.5
118% 44.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.1 DQ Read 211 277
70.8 DQ Write 241 302
15.8 DQ Mixed 135 213
127% 196 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
340GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1114B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 383 386 385 388 386 MB/s
Read 472
Write 377
Mixed 299
SusWrite 386
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 44.8
4K Mixed 28.1
92% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 213
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 156
125% 177 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,734,918 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $180 @ launch in Aug '14
OutletPCUS $1261 month
BHPhotoUS $2052 years
AmazonUS $27516 mins
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Typical SSD370 512GB Builds (Compare 2,697 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97MX-Gaming 5 - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,000

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Controller: Silicon Motion SM2246EN. NAND: Micron 20nm Synchronous MLC

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