Average Bench: 28.7% (116th of 639)

Based on 8,209 user benchmarks.  Device: VID null PID null Model: USB SanDisk 3.2Gen1
Poor: 10%Average: 28.7% Great: 41%

Very poor average bench

The USB SanDisk 3.2Gen1 123GB averaged 71.2% 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 Random Write Speed 1.75MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 1.65MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the USB SanDisk 3.2Gen1 123GB is 30.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the USB SanDisk 3.2Gen1 123GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 33.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 5.03MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,209 samples)
Min Avg Max
29.2 Read 103 150
9.82 Write 40.3 67.5
10.7 Mixed 47 79.6
10.7 SusWrite 33.3 51.3
65.5% 55.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.14 4K Read 5.03 7.38
0.1 4K Write 1.75 2.7
0.5 4K Mixed 1.65 3
134% 2.81 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
28GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 60 47 48 46 47 MB/s
Read 147
Write 55.6
Mixed 68.7
SusWrite 52.6
95% 80.9 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1.5
138% 3.17 MB/s
92GB free, PID null, SanDisk 3.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 55 31 32 32 31 MB/s
Read 140
Write 59.2
Mixed 65.7
SusWrite 39.8
89% 76.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.6
144% 3.13 MB/s
88GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 66 40 29 20 20 MB/s
Read 140
Write 52.9
Mixed 50.5
SusWrite 39.8
81% 70.7 MB/s
4K Read 7.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.5
140% 3.6 MB/s
69GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 34 34 34 34 34 MB/s
Read 126
Write 28.3
Mixed 59.8
SusWrite 33.9
70% 62 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.6
144% 2.9 MB/s
27GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.9 10 26 28 48 5.4 MB/s
Read 85.7
Write 31.4
Mixed 38.7
SusWrite 20.6
51% 44.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
127% 2.93 MB/s
28GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 24 24 25 25 24 MB/s
Read 38.3
Write 16.2
Mixed 19
SusWrite 24.4
30% 24.5 MB/s
4K Read 7.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.7
158% 3.83 MB/s
28GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 10 6.9 6.8 6.5 7.2 21 MB/s
Read 30.9
Write 13.7
Mixed 20.2
SusWrite 9.8
23% 18.7 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.8
56% 1.2 MB/s
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