Average Bench: 65.2% (413th of 853)

Based on 3,510 user benchmarks.  Models: PNY CS1311 120GB SSD, PNY EU SSD CS1311 120GB

Above average average bench

The PNY CS1311 120GB averaged 34.7% 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 Read Speed 24.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 495MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY CS1311 120GB is 31.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the PNY CS1311 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 8.98MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 25.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,510 samples)
Min Avg Max
391 Read 495 518
177 Write 294 338
111 Mixed 299 350
80.1% 363 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.44 4K Read 24.5 33.5
23.6 4K Write 50.5 77.9
6.41 4K Mixed 8.98 10.2
75.3% 28 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.4 DQ Read 141 312
35.9 DQ Write 131 235
6.72 DQ Mixed 25.6 45.4
49.5% 99.3 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
56GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 499
Write 322
Mixed 334
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 54.9
4K Mixed 10.1
86% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 42
86% 178 MB/s
31GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 498
Write 329
Mixed 308
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 58.4
4K Mixed 9.97
84% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 43.9
72% 136 MB/s
40GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 494
Write 307
Mixed 331
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 55.6
4K Mixed 9.17
88% 31.8 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 8.94
50% 116 MB/s
4GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 502
Write 325
Mixed 343
86% 390 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 56.8
4K Mixed 8.54
76% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 25.3
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 35.8
54% 94.3 MB/s
86GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 500
Write 321
Mixed 333
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 30.9
4K Mixed 8.39
62% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 25.4
DQ Write 34.7
DQ Mixed 8.37
12% 22.8 MB/s
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Gaming 40%
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Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $588

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