Average Bench: 82.8% (357th of 1000)

Based on 1,025 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Neutron XT SSD

Very good average bench

The Corsair Neutron XT 240GB averaged just 17.1% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 72.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Neutron XT 240GB is 52.6%. 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 287MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 54.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,025 samples)
Min Avg Max
302 Read 469 525
141 Write 397 506
209 Mixed 380 513
103 SusWrite 287 477
86% 383 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.7 4K Read 27.9 36.7
20 4K Write 72.1 110
9.92 4K Mixed 22.1 43.5
109% 40.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25 DQ Read 215 383
57.5 DQ Write 229 352
11.4 DQ Mixed 54.4 167
87.1% 166 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 457 468 302 336 266 MB/s
Read 496
Write 481
Mixed 323
SusWrite 376
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 91.3
4K Mixed 41.8
154% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 75
130% 254 MB/s
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 177 129 99 78 101 MB/s
Read 460
Write 245
Mixed 324
SusWrite 136
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 47.2
176% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 75.5
136% 269 MB/s
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC01.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 101 126 101 126 96 MB/s
Read 365
Write 120
Mixed 236
SusWrite 120
46% 210 MB/s
4K Read 14
4K Write 43.5
4K Mixed 28.3
80% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 57.2
86% 162 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,373,882 SSDs tested.

Typical Neutron XT 240GB Builds (Compare 26,681 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,021

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