Average Bench: 64.1% (453rd of 873)

Based on 2,831 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Force GS

Above average average bench

The Corsair Force GS 128GB averaged 35.9% 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 Read Speed 25.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 71.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force GS 128GB is 34%. 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 194MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 134MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,831 samples)
Min Avg Max
313 Read 437 514
121 Write 194 235
157 Mixed 227 288
62.7% 286 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.4 4K Read 25.4 35.6
33.1 4K Write 71.9 110
9.62 4K Mixed 16 22.7
97% 37.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.7 DQ Read 134 221
52.5 DQ Write 158 232
9.41 DQ Mixed 37.6 64.2
58.4% 110 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
31GB free
Firmware: 5.05A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 393
Write 221
Mixed 251
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 20.4
121% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 46.1
81% 159 MB/s
67GB free
Firmware: 5.20 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 487
Write 134
Mixed 181
58% 267 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 17.2
108% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 44.4
58% 104 MB/s
11GB free
Firmware: 5.20 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 461
Write 132
Mixed 199
57% 264 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 57.3
4K Mixed 11.5
71% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 36.1
55% 104 MB/s
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Typical Force GS 128GB Builds (Compare 6,907 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $975

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