Average Bench: 65.3% (417th of 859)

Based on 2,098 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Force GS

Above average average bench

The Corsair Force GS 128GB averaged 34.7% 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 75.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.9MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force GS 128GB is 29.5%. 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 198MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 132MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,098 samples)
Min Avg Max
333 Read 438 508
125 Write 198 236
165 Mixed 227 289
63.1% 288 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.1 4K Read 25.9 35.6
41 4K Write 75.4 112
10.4 4K Mixed 16.3 23.2
100% 39.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.6 DQ Read 132 216
58 DQ Write 162 229
10.1 DQ Mixed 38.4 62.9
59.2% 111 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
47GB free
Firmware: 5.20 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 478
Write 221
Mixed 259
70% 319 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 80.2
4K Mixed 13.3
100% 40.1 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 12.5
58% 131 MB/s
43GB free
Firmware: 5.24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 495
Write 213
Mixed 291
73% 333 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 47.9
4K Mixed 17
76% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 87.5
DQ Mixed 55.3
55% 90.2 MB/s
69GB free
Firmware: 5.07 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 465
Write 219
Mixed 253
69% 313 MB/s
4K Read 16.3
4K Write 44.5
4K Mixed 8.89
60% 23.2 MB/s
DQ Read 80.4
DQ Write 87.7
DQ Mixed 51.4
48% 73.2 MB/s
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 Prices

AmazonUS $149.9920 months ago.
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Typical Force GS 128GB Builds (Compare 7,485 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: 57% - Above average Total price: $922

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