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

Drive First Benchmarked: 2018-04-21

Drive Rating/$Price: 140.40

Overall Rank:  311

Last Price Change:  $146.98 USD (2021-07-30)

Average Drive Rating
20636
Samples: 247

Disk Test Suite Average Results for WD Black NVMe 500GB

Sequential Read2,490 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,767 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)1,493 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD157 MBytes/Sec
MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 3rd of August 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
33,552
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
30,623
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
30,395
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
30,266
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
30,206
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
25,158
Force MP600
24,889
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
24,481
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
24,214
WD Black NVMe 500GB
20,636
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 3rd of August 2021 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Force MP600
226.29
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
188.80
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
163.22
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
159.50
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
155.88
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
145.88
WD Black NVMe 500GB
140.40
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
111.08
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
51.13
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for WD Black NVMe 500GB
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1427510 - Jul 15 2021
24057
BL1427378 - Jul 15 2021
2854
BL1426362 - Jul 12 2021
21322
BL1425853 - Jul 10 2021
15827
BL1424152 - Jul 04 2021
23702