Average Bench: 66% (403rd of 853)

Based on 841 user benchmarks.  Models: Corsair Force LS SSD, Corsair Force LS

Above average average bench

The Corsair Force LS 240GB averaged 33.9% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 67.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 482MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force LS 240GB is 40.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force LS 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 21.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 9.78MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 841 samples)
Min Avg Max
366 Read 482 523
26.6 Write 280 388
115 Mixed 335 429
80.8% 366 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.3 4K Read 20.5 27.9
21.8 4K Write 67.7 106
6.7 4K Mixed 9.78 13.7
79.4% 32.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 DQ Read 133 329
45 DQ Write 182 313
7.2 DQ Mixed 21.3 61.8
54.1% 112 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
130GB free
Firmware: SAFC Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 506
Write 309
Mixed 387
89% 401 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 80.7
4K Mixed 12.1
93% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 237
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 52.6
87% 169 MB/s
77GB free
Firmware: S8FM05.8 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 473
Write 375
Mixed 236
80% 361 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 69.7
4K Mixed 9.12
80% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 25.5
61% 124 MB/s
33GB free
Firmware: S8FM07.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 491
Write 311
Mixed 355
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 48.2
4K Mixed 9.04
64% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 23.4
50% 100 MB/s
184GB free
Firmware: S8FM07.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 497
Write 299
Mixed 368
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 7.89
60% 23.5 MB/s
DQ Read 133
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 7.64
44% 99 MB/s
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Typical Force LS 240GB Builds (Compare 5,089 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $924

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