Kingston
SanDiskSDCZ80-032G
  

Release date ≈ Q3 2023.

Release date: Q2 2012.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 4,217 user samples
4 User Benchmarks
Great Bench: 62% 99GB free, PID 1780 @USB 2.1
Poor Bench: 41% 638GB free, PID 1780 @USB 2.1
Poor: 41% Great: 62%
SPEED RANK: 21st / 639
4,213 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 93% 30GB free, PID 5580 @USB 3.0
Worst Bench: 25% 26GB free, PID 5580 @USB 2.1
Poor: 25% Great: 93%
SPEED RANK: 9th / 639
Effective Speed
Effective USB Speed
53.2 % 64.5 % Faster effective speed.
+21%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
58.2 MB/s 202 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+247%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
40.6 MB/s 117 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+188%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
18.5 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+57%
11.8 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
13.5 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+34%
10.1 MB/s
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 58 % More popular.
+16%
Age
Newest
9+ Months Hugely more recent.
+94%
144 Months
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 32GB
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The 16GB Sandisk Extreme has led my USB 3.0 Flash drive group test since it was released back in Jun '12. Often with flash based devices, write speed scales linearly with capacity and the Extreme is no exception. The sequential write speeds for the different capacities are: 16GB = 62 MB/s, 32GB = 117 MB/s and 64GB = 188 MB/s. In the 64GB category there are several alternatives to the Extreme including the new Corsair Flash Voyager GT Turbo, Kingston HyperX and Patriot Supersonic Magnum. In the 16 GB category there are also a few viable alternatives but in the 32GB category I have yet to come across a drive that even comes close to the Sandisk Extreme from either a value for money OR performance perspective.  [Mar '13 USBFlashPro]

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We highlight the best USB flash drive in terms of balanced performance and value for money using current prices, sequential read, sequential write , 4k read and 4k write speed. The speeds are combined to form a single effective speed which measures performance for tasks such as copying photos, music and videos. Effective speed is adjusted by current price and capacity to yield value for money. Finally thousands of individual user ratings are used to validate our benchmark figures. [USBFlashPro]

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