Average Bench: 81.8% (226th of 929)

Based on 72 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot Ignite

Very good average bench

The Patriot Ignite 960GB averaged just 18.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Patriot Ignite 960GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 70MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 459MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Ignite 960GB is 37.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Ignite 960GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 11.7MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 33.2MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 72 samples)
Min Avg Max
378 Read 499 527
327 Write 459 512
313 Mixed 458 502
105% 472 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.8 4K Read 23.4 31.8
12.3 4K Write 70 106
5.49 4K Mixed 11.7 14.2
87.5% 35 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.4 DQ Read 184 348
41.5 DQ Write 210 343
8.9 DQ Mixed 33.2 63.3
70.4% 142 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
329GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 516
Write 473
Mixed 426
105% 471 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 93.6
4K Mixed 13.7
116% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 62.7
105% 203 MB/s
390GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 517
Write 511
Mixed 289
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 72
4K Mixed 12.6
85% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 10.5
44% 98.2 MB/s
355GB free
Firmware: SAFM Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 500
Write 472
Mixed 494
109% 489 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 11.1
68% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 11.4
91% 211 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,222,605 SSDs tested.


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Typical Ignite 960GB Builds (Compare 145 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 86%
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Desktop 64%
Workstation 50%

Motherboard: Asrock X79 Extreme3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $962

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