Average Bench: 85.4% (345th of 1016)

Based on 1,139 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Neutron XT SSD

Very good average bench

The Corsair Neutron XT 240GB averaged just 14.6% 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 27.6MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 84MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB is 56.3%. 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 301MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 319MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,139 samples)
Min Avg Max
272 Read 443 519
103 Write 372 497
147 Mixed 319 504
115 SusWrite 301 473
80.4% 359 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.9 4K Read 27.6 36.7
24.2 4K Write 74.7 110
11.6 4K Mixed 30.2 45
120% 44.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.8 DQ Read 269 385
68.5 DQ Write 257 356
12.9 DQ Mixed 84 187
112% 203 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
214GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 471 472 483 487 460 MB/s
Read 485
Write 456
Mixed 322
SusWrite 473
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 40.2
147% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 76.9
124% 238 MB/s
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 326 251 171 214 219 192 MB/s
Read 487
Write 458
Mixed 322
SusWrite 229
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 40
152% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 14.7
78% 182 MB/s
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 439 455 443 450 442 MB/s
Read 393
Write 447
Mixed 316
SusWrite 445
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 36.1
4K Mixed 18.8
92% 29.1 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 74.3
134% 265 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 441 439 429 423 429 MB/s
Read 453
Write 424
Mixed 277
SusWrite 425
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 39.2
4K Mixed 23.3
80% 27.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 74.4
129% 255 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,680,567 SSDs tested.

Typical Neutron XT 240GB Builds (Compare 8,623 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 28% - Poor Total price: $893

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