Average Bench: 50.1% (710th of 921)

Based on 213 user benchmarks.  Models: Patriot Pyro, Patriot Pyro 120GB SSD, Patriot Pyro 120, Patriot Pyro SSD

Average average bench

The Patriot Pyro 120GB averaged 49.9% 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 71.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 425MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Pyro 120GB is 25.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Patriot Pyro 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 52.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 108MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 213 samples)
Min Avg Max
329 Read 425 509
79.8 Write 108 129
102 Mixed 148 193
49.1% 227 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.64 4K Read 18.8 26.3
16.7 4K Write 71.1 109
5.67 4K Mixed 10.9 16.4
80.1% 33.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.1 DQ Read 52.8 85.5
24.2 DQ Write 101 127
5.46 DQ Mixed 19.6 30.6
31.1% 57.8 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
8GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 429
Write 109
Mixed 136
49% 225 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 82.6
4K Mixed 16
104% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 62.6
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 25.8
37% 66.8 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,476,257 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $108 @ launch in Aug '11
AmazonUS $8311 months
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Typical Pyro 120GB Builds (Compare 14,926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 39%
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Desktop
Desktop 48%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $493

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Controller: SandForce SF2281. NAND Memory: IMFT Asynchronous 25nm MLC.

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