Average Bench: 68.1% (7th of 615)

Based on 2,334 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0781 PID 5580 Model: SanDisk Extreme

Above average average bench

The SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB averaged 31.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 9.99MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 8.74MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB is 64.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 9.32MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 65.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,334 samples)
Min Avg Max
29.3 Read 170 250
17.3 Write 65.5 106
17.2 Mixed 75.9 135
113% 104 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.28 4K Read 9.32 12.6
4.44 4K Write 8.74 10.8
2.25 4K Mixed 3.87 4.83
463% 7.31 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.91 DQ Read 11.5 13.6
7.55 DQ Write 9.99 11.7
3.42 DQ Mixed 4.4 5.22
532% 8.63 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 249
Write 87.3
Mixed 121
166% 152 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 9.89
4K Mixed 4.6
542% 9.22 MB/s
DQ Read 13
DQ Write 10.5
DQ Mixed 4.9
571% 9.46 MB/s
19GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 179
Write 94.1
Mixed 56.5
120% 110 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 10.9
4K Mixed 5.08
595% 10.1 MB/s
DQ Read 15.1
DQ Write 11.3
DQ Mixed 5.54
630% 10.7 MB/s
18GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 236
Write 79.8
Mixed 97.9
147% 138 MB/s
4K Read 10.2
4K Write 9.09
4K Mixed 4.38
496% 7.9 MB/s
DQ Read 10.8
DQ Write 9.36
DQ Mixed 4.29
504% 8.14 MB/s
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 219
Write 28.3
Mixed 34.2
82% 93.9 MB/s
4K Read 12.3
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 4.63
565% 9.19 MB/s
DQ Read 12.6
DQ Write 6.22
DQ Mixed 3.1
364% 7.32 MB/s
29GB free, PID 5580
Read 175
Write 31.7
Mixed 35.2
74% 80.7 MB/s
4K Read 11.9
4K Write 8.35
4K Mixed 4.7
488% 8.3 MB/s
DQ Read 12.1
DQ Write 10.3
DQ Mixed 4.76
558% 9.08 MB/s
17GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 42.3
Write 38.5
Mixed 32.6
47% 37.8 MB/s
4K Read 8.19
4K Write 9.36
4K Mixed 3.47
467% 7.01 MB/s
DQ Read 10
DQ Write 8.99
DQ Mixed 3.47
461% 7.5 MB/s
9GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 30.4
Write 22.3
Mixed 21.5
30% 24.7 MB/s
4K Read 6.13
4K Write 6.7
4K Mixed 3.13
357% 5.32 MB/s
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