Average Bench: 26.4% (135th of 639)

Based on 664 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0781 PID 5581 Model: SanDisk Ultra
Poor: 11%Average: 26.4% Great: 44%

Very poor average bench

The SanDisk Ultra 125GB averaged 73.6% 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 Mixed IO Speed 1.47MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SanDisk Ultra 125GB is 32.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the SanDisk Ultra 125GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 3.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 28.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 664 samples)
Min Avg Max
27 Read 99.8 143
5.57 Write 32.1 76.3
8.88 Mixed 36.7 95.3
8.87 SusWrite 28.4 47.6
55.5% 49.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.25 4K Read 3.3 4.57
0.2 4K Write 1.4 2.11
0.27 4K Mixed 1.47 2.5
110% 2.05 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
31GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 50 50 51 55 52 MB/s
Read 139
Write 48.1
Mixed 61.1
SusWrite 51.4
88% 74.9 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.8
119% 2.23 MB/s
28GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 43 43 39 45 43 MB/s
Read 132
Write 21.5
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 42.9
62% 57.8 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 2.3
132% 2.33 MB/s
18GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 44 47 44 44 40 MB/s
Read 141
Write 36
Mixed 29.7
SusWrite 41.1
66% 62 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 2.4
123% 2.07 MB/s
116GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 43 44 35 34 32 MB/s
Read 135
Write 90.7
Mixed 29.6
SusWrite 40.8
87% 74.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 2.3
129% 2.3 MB/s
28GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 44 40 35 36 40 MB/s
Read 132
Write 21.2
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 38.6
60% 56.8 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 2.3
127% 2.13 MB/s
35GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 10 40 44 40 41 MB/s
Read 135
Write 55
Mixed 31.7
SusWrite 32.1
70% 63.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 2.5
122% 2.27 MB/s
84GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 17 16 19 34 32 MB/s
Read 135
Write 50.8
Mixed 34
SusWrite 21.7
65% 60.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 2.5
126% 2.33 MB/s
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