Average Bench: 65.8% (478th of 921)

Based on 1,150 user benchmarks.  Models: Corsair Force LE SSD, Corsai Force LE SSD, Corsair Force LE

Above average average bench

The Corsair Force LE 120GB averaged 34.1% 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 24.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 494MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force LE 120GB is 32.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair Force LE 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 9.04MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 25.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,150 samples)
Min Avg Max
389 Read 494 517
173 Write 296 337
108 Mixed 304 349
80.4% 364 MB/s
Min Avg Max
4.91 4K Read 24.4 32.7
25.1 4K Write 51.4 75.6
6.55 4K Mixed 9.04 10.2
75.7% 28.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.2 DQ Read 156 311
41.8 DQ Write 136 235
7.16 DQ Mixed 25.6 45.5
52.2% 106 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
51GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 502
Write 324
Mixed 336
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 59.6
4K Mixed 10.1
93% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 43.9
92% 190 MB/s
30GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 504
Write 321
Mixed 339
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 10.1
88% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 31.4
78% 167 MB/s
1GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 510
Write 330
Mixed 330
86% 390 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 67.7
4K Mixed 9.48
96% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 32
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 9.47
42% 88.4 MB/s
65GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 499
Write 336
Mixed 347
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 47.3
4K Mixed 8.16
78% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 39.6
67% 132 MB/s
62GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 513
Write 332
Mixed 351
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 8.69
85% 31.2 MB/s
DQ Read 28.6
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 8.9
35% 71.6 MB/s
77GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 334
Mixed 348
88% 400 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 50.3
4K Mixed 8.66
81% 29.2 MB/s
DQ Read 28.4
DQ Write 49.7
DQ Mixed 8.78
15% 28.9 MB/s
12GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 514
Write 284
Mixed 347
84% 382 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 9.7
79% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 34.5
DQ Write 85.9
DQ Mixed 9.82
22% 43.4 MB/s
32GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 495
Write 172
Mixed 267
68% 311 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 27.9
4K Mixed 7.57
53% 18.1 MB/s
DQ Read 20.3
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 7.42
39% 81.6 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,460,241 SSDs tested.

Typical Force LE 120GB Builds (Compare 14,906 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $411

Popular Force LE 120GB compatible motherboards:

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