Average Bench: 62.5% (540th of 929)

Based on 142 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot Wildfire

Above average average bench

The Patriot Wildfire 120GB averaged 37.5% 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 70.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.1MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Wildfire 120GB is 29.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Patriot Wildfire 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 174MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 13.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 142 samples)
Min Avg Max
324 Read 460 513
132 Write 174 207
184 Mixed 244 290
64.1% 293 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.5 4K Read 24.1 31.3
36 4K Write 70.6 107
9.38 4K Mixed 13.8 19.1
91.6% 36.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.9 DQ Read 162 291
59.5 DQ Write 149 209
9.31 DQ Mixed 41.9 73.8
62.6% 118 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
159GB free
Firmware: 332ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 498
Write 256
Mixed 477
91% 410 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 28.8
142% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 377
DQ Mixed 83.8
136% 260 MB/s
41GB free
Firmware: 332ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 502
Write 196
Mixed 281
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 17.2
121% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 67.5
97% 183 MB/s
80GB free
Firmware: 502ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 499
Write 201
Mixed 285
72% 328 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 74.6
4K Mixed 13.9
84% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 73.9
92% 163 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,152,990 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $276 @ launch in Jul '11
AmazonUS $917 months
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Typical Wildfire 120GB Builds (Compare 2,916 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 100%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE IV EXTREME - $589

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,790

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