Average Bench: 82.8% (204th of 921)

Based on 321 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot Ignite

Very good average bench

The Patriot Ignite 480GB averaged just 17.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Patriot Ignite 480GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.7MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 70.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Ignite 480GB is 39.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Ignite 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 12.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 38.8MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 321 samples)
Min Avg Max
379 Read 501 527
282 Write 455 506
284 Mixed 466 512
106% 474 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 25.7 33.8
31.4 4K Write 70.4 111
9.01 4K Mixed 12.9 15.5
92.8% 36.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.3 DQ Read 174 333
47.7 DQ Write 204 342
9.31 DQ Mixed 38.8 68.5
70.9% 139 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
447GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 524
Write 492
Mixed 510
114% 509 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 14.5
130% 53.3 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 14.5
98% 223 MB/s
262GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 526
Write 491
Mixed 502
113% 506 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 69.3
4K Mixed 14.1
88% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 68.4
113% 218 MB/s
309GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 519
Write 479
Mixed 506
112% 501 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 69.9
4K Mixed 12.3
97% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 29
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 12.2
40% 81.1 MB/s
375GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 507
Write 502
Mixed 499
112% 503 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 11.8
76% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 12.8
44% 95.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,442,169 SSDs tested.


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Typical Ignite 480GB Builds (Compare 14,875 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 39%
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Desktop 52%
Workstation 42%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $509

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