Average Bench: 84.8% (345th of 1011)

Based on 1,104 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Neutron XT SSD

Very good average bench

The Corsair Neutron XT 240GB averaged just 15.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.7MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 73.7MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB is 57.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 298MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 338MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 1,104 samples)
Min Avg Max
280 Read 450 522
107 Write 380 502
156 Mixed 338 507
110 SusWrite 298 473
82.2% 367 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.8 4K Read 27.7 36.7
17 4K Write 73.7 111
11.1 4K Mixed 28.2 44.9
117% 43.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28 DQ Read 258 385
63.3 DQ Write 250 354
12.6 DQ Mixed 76.9 188
106% 195 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 325 246 116 187 181 MB/s
Read 502
Write 488
Mixed 333
SusWrite 199
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 46.7
173% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 76.9
108% 204 MB/s
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 253 277 315 191 299 MB/s
Read 448
Write 372
Mixed 188
SusWrite 267
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 86.6
4K Mixed 42.3
151% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 44
114% 242 MB/s
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 294 275 247 281 177 MB/s
Read 497
Write 456
Mixed 285
SusWrite 248
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 35.4
124% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 73.7
108% 201 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

Typical Neutron XT 240GB Builds (Compare 8,187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop 48%
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 31% - Below average Total price: $919

Popular Neutron XT 240GB compatible motherboards:

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