Average Bench: 64.9% (425th of 862)

Based on 1,962 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Force GS

Above average average bench

The Corsair Force GS 128GB averaged 35.0% 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 73.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.8MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force GS 128GB is 32.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair Force GS 128GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 195MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 138MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,962 samples)
Min Avg Max
333 Read 439 514
122 Write 195 234
161 Mixed 225 283
62.8% 286 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.5 4K Read 25.8 35.7
37.4 4K Write 73.9 111
9.69 4K Mixed 16.3 23
99.1% 38.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.2 DQ Read 138 219
56.9 DQ Write 159 230
9.91 DQ Mixed 38.9 60.9
59.6% 112 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
30GB free
Firmware: 5.24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 456
Write 226
Mixed 283
71% 322 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 67.5
4K Mixed 18.9
100% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 206
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 57.5
84% 157 MB/s
37GB free
Firmware: 5.05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 427
Write 190
Mixed 222
61% 280 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 20.8
106% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 41.8
76% 149 MB/s
101GB free
Firmware: 5.07 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 409
Write 244
Mixed 260
67% 304 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 84.9
4K Mixed 16
109% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 30
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 53
64% 106 MB/s
29GB free
Firmware: 5.05A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 402
Write 230
Mixed 204
61% 279 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 14.1
92% 35.6 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 50.5
73% 133 MB/s
29GB free
Firmware: 5.05A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 345
Write 216
Mixed 234
59% 265 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 16.6
87% 32.1 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 49
72% 133 MB/s
66GB free
Firmware: 5.41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 470
Write 215
Mixed 268
70% 318 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 10.2
93% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 28.2
DQ Write 71.8
DQ Mixed 9.72
19% 36.6 MB/s
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AmazonUS $149.9922 months ago.
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Typical Force GS 128GB Builds (Compare 5,792 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $836

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