Average Bench: 84% (347th of 1003)

Based on 1,028 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Neutron XT SSD

Very good average bench

The Corsair Neutron XT 240GB averaged just 16.0% 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 27.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 72.8MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB is 55.7%. 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 292MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 359MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 1,028 samples)
Min Avg Max
288 Read 462 523
103 Write 389 504
208 Mixed 359 511
110 SusWrite 292 473
84.2% 376 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.1 4K Read 27.8 36.8
15.4 4K Write 72.8 110
10 4K Mixed 25.3 44.8
113% 42 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27 DQ Read 239 384
58.9 DQ Write 241 353
11.9 DQ Mixed 64.9 169
97.1% 182 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 225 289 291 481 239 MB/s
Read 490
Write 480
Mixed 328
SusWrite 330
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 66.5
4K Mixed 42.3
142% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 13.8
88% 207 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 276 176 176 152 175 MB/s
Read 180
Write 324
Mixed 323
SusWrite 200
58% 257 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 74.4
4K Mixed 32.9
107% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 127
132% 209 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,729,423 SSDs tested.

Typical Neutron XT 240GB Builds (Compare 7,122 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 54%
Desktop 52%
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $854

Popular Neutron XT 240GB compatible motherboards:

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