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WD Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB

Price and performance details for the WD Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 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 Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB

Description:  WDS500G2B0C

Drive Size:  465.8 GB

Other names:  WDC WDS500G2B0C-00PXH0, NVMe WDC WDS500G2B0C-

Drive First Benchmarked: 2020-01-11

Drive Rating/$Price: 184.92

Overall Rank:  940

Last Price Change:  $88.79 USD (2022-08-06)

Average Drive Rating
16419
Samples: 2120

Disk Test Suite Average Results for WD Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB

Sequential Read2,210 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,572 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)789 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD149 MBytes/Sec
MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.com$88.79 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 Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB
16,419
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 Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB
184.92
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 Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1609124 - Aug 08 2022
18534
BL1608803 - Aug 08 2022
15682
BL1608752 - Aug 07 2022
15851
BL1608638 - Aug 07 2022
18177
BL1608622 - Aug 07 2022
17684