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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:  NVMe WDC WDS500G2B0C-, WDC WDS500G2B0C-00PXH0

Drive First Benchmarked: 2020-01-11

Drive Rating/$Price: 325.14

Overall Rank:  609

Last Price Change:  $49.99 USD (2021-10-05)

Average Drive Rating
16254
Samples: 1500

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

Sequential Read2,194 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,560 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)769 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD151 MBytes/Sec
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Pricing History


Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 6th of December 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 Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB
16,254
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 6th of December 2021 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
WD Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB
325.14
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
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 Blue SN550 NVMe SSD 500GB
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1476103 - Dec 05 2021
8362
BL1476093 - Dec 05 2021
17793
BL1476070 - Dec 05 2021
16407
BL1475584 - Dec 04 2021
17649
BL1475412 - Dec 03 2021
18569