Average Bench: 65.1% (551st of 956)

Based on 2,109 user benchmarks.  Model: TS240GSSD220S

Above average average bench

The Transcend SSD220 240GB averaged 34.9% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 87.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.3MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend SSD220 240GB is 53.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend SSD220 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 128MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 280MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,109 samples)
Min Avg Max
311 Read 441 505
57.9 Write 280 440
76.9 Mixed 286 404
45.4 SusWrite 128 415
63% 284 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.9 4K Read 24.3 32.6
18 4K Write 61.5 110
2.41 4K Mixed 21.3 47.7
96.7% 35.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.5 DQ Read 178 313
27.9 DQ Write 204 337
1.96 DQ Mixed 87.6 249
94.7% 157 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0330AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 53 54 53 53 52 MB/s
Read 493
Write 416
Mixed 376
SusWrite 90.5
77% 344 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 50.5
179% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 248
207% 298 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: R0123A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 352 371 386 378 398 MB/s
Read 480
Write 352
Mixed 304
SusWrite 371
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 79.8
4K Mixed 17.3
102% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 20.1
75% 162 MB/s
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0510A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 407 224 85 182 193 MB/s
Read 459
Write 20.8
Mixed 8.8
SusWrite 246
40% 184 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 22.1
4K Mixed 15.4
68% 20.6 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 40.4
89% 178 MB/s
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0123A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 154 9.5 40 8.2 22 MB/s
Read 482
Write 436
Mixed 361
SusWrite 52.1
74% 333 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 17.1
108% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 88.6
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 20.7
72% 149 MB/s
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0123A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 25 52 68 8.5 52 MB/s
Read 450
Write 367
Mixed 321
SusWrite 58.5
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 72.3
4K Mixed 16
86% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 87.1
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 21.7
55% 111 MB/s
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Typical SSD220 240GB Builds (Compare 25,602 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $349

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Trust worth manufacturer so far. Only 38 years of IT experince. Great value for that price. Alu case, better life...


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