Average Bench: 64.6% (416th of 850)

Based on 737 user benchmarks.  Models: Corsair Force LS SSD, Corsair Force LS

Above average average bench

The Corsair Force LS 240GB averaged 35.4% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 65.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 479MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force LS 240GB is 38.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force LS 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 21.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 9.57MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 737 samples)
Min Avg Max
364 Read 479 522
22.2 Write 275 384
73.2 Mixed 330 428
79.8% 361 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.2 4K Read 20 27.2
18.9 4K Write 65.3 105
6.79 4K Mixed 9.57 13.6
77.1% 31.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.6 DQ Read 124 318
42.2 DQ Write 175 306
7.06 DQ Mixed 21.3 60.3
52% 107 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
42GB free
Firmware: S8FM07.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 505
Write 300
Mixed 368
86% 391 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 8.98
98% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 24.9
60% 123 MB/s
65GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 504
Write 238
Mixed 339
79% 360 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 1.85
42% 9.69 MB/s
67GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 522
Write 39.3
Mixed 74.3
45% 212 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 1.41
43% 9.86 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,858,783 SSDs tested.


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Typical Force LS 240GB Builds (Compare 4,432 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 62%
Desktop 74%
Workstation 56%

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $849

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