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WD Black NVMe 500GB

Price and performance details for the WD Black NVMe 500GB can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the Hard Drive compared to the 10 other common Hard Drives in terms of PassMark Disk Rating.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the Disk Rating per dollar.

WD Black NVMe 500GB

Description:  Model: WDS500G2X0C M2 SSD

Drive Size:  465.8 GB

Other names:  WDS500G2X0C-00L350, NVMe WDS500G2X0C-00L3, NVMe WDS500G2X0C-00L3 SCSI Disk Device

Drive First Benchmarked: 2018-04-21

Drive Rating/$Price: 189.18

Overall Rank:  575

Last Price Change:  $108.31 USD (2022-08-08)

Average Drive Rating
20490
Samples: 329

Disk Test Suite Average Results for WD Black NVMe 500GB

Sequential Read2,489 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,760 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)1,461 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD156 MBytes/Sec
MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.com$108.31 USDBuy Now!
NewEgg.com$867.49 USDBuy Now!
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Pricing History


Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 9th of August 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
41,841
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
41,363
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
39,222
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
37,561
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
37,163
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 1TB
33,419
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
32,452
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 512GB
30,393
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
29,934
WD Black NVMe 500GB
20,490
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 9th of August 2022 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
277.19
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
270.46
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
236.23
WD Black NVMe 500GB
189.18
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
107.19
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
49.11
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
0.00
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
0.00
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 1TB
0.00
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 512GB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for WD Black NVMe 500GB
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1608724 - Aug 07 2022
23363
BL1607172 - Aug 05 2022
24239
BL1602099 - Jul 26 2022
24154
BL1599609 - Jul 21 2022
24579
BL1599012 - Jul 20 2022
23424