Average Bench: 82.6% (343rd of 992)

Based on 1,015 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Neutron XT SSD

Very good average bench

The Corsair Neutron XT 240GB averaged just 17.3% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 72MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB is 51.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 280MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 49.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,015 samples)
Min Avg Max
313 Read 476 526
151 Write 400 506
210 Mixed 391 513
102 SusWrite 280 478
86.8% 387 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.3 4K Read 27.9 36.7
14 4K Write 72 110
8.96 4K Mixed 20.5 43
107% 40.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.2 DQ Read 211 379
58.4 DQ Write 228 351
11.2 DQ Mixed 49.2 166
84% 163 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
202GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 459 459 466 463 466 MB/s
Read 471
Write 457
Mixed 282
SusWrite 461
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 48.7
4K Mixed 30.5
103% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 74.9
137% 270 MB/s
202GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 426 422 422 427 427 MB/s
Read 431
Write 413
Mixed 270
SusWrite 428
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 30.9
4K Mixed 22
74% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 74.2
133% 262 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,029,063 SSDs tested.

Typical Neutron XT 240GB Builds (Compare 24,861 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,104

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