Average Bench: 84% (359th of 1011)

Based on 1,037 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Neutron XT SSD

Very good average bench

The Corsair Neutron XT 240GB averaged just 15.9% 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 Random Write Speed 72.7MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB is 59.8%. 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 294MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 352MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,037 samples)
Min Avg Max
282 Read 458 523
101 Write 386 503
207 Mixed 352 509
112 SusWrite 294 473
83.6% 372 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.5 4K Read 27.6 36.8
14.6 4K Write 72.7 110
10.2 4K Mixed 26.1 44.8
114% 42.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.2 DQ Read 248 384
60.7 DQ Write 245 354
12.3 DQ Mixed 68.8 173
101% 187 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 485 487 486 493 491 491 MB/s
Read 490
Write 473
Mixed 326
SusWrite 489
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 42.6
152% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 77.3
140% 275 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 459 462 461 462 465 MB/s
Read 486
Write 469
Mixed 323
SusWrite 464
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 84.1
4K Mixed 39
143% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 78.1
135% 265 MB/s
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC02.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 246 296 307 292 291 MB/s
Read 394
Write 378
Mixed 298
SusWrite 300
77% 342 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 51
4K Mixed 28.4
97% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 148
167% 284 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 135 154 151 151 151 MB/s
Read 316
Write 132
Mixed 247
SusWrite 142
47% 209 MB/s
4K Read 15.1
4K Write 27.5
4K Mixed 15.8
58% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 124
107% 159 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,944,087 SSDs tested.

Typical Neutron XT 240GB Builds (Compare 7,426 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 29% - Poor Total price: $894

Popular Neutron XT 240GB compatible motherboards:

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