Average Bench: 84.3% (322nd of 992)

Based on 102 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot Ignite

Very good average bench

The Patriot Ignite 960GB averaged just 15.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Patriot Ignite 960GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 73.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Ignite 960GB is 49.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Ignite 960GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 17.7MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 211MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 102 samples)
Min Avg Max
359 Read 481 526
323 Write 448 511
283 Mixed 417 501
132 SusWrite 388 483
97.5% 433 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.8 4K Read 24.1 32.4
19.4 4K Write 73.5 112
7.37 4K Mixed 17.7 41.6
98.1% 38.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.7 DQ Read 211 352
39.7 DQ Write 231 346
9.79 DQ Mixed 61 185
90.2% 168 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
883GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 433 435 437 439 437 MB/s
Read 458
Write 427
Mixed 282
SusWrite 433
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 37.1
140% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 186
179% 280 MB/s
849GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 394 409 413 417 411 MB/s
Read 443
Write 401
Mixed 275
SusWrite 408
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 90.7
4K Mixed 32.9
127% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 63.3
121% 243 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,031,166 SSDs tested.


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Typical Ignite 960GB Builds (Compare 200 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 65%
Workstation 50%

Motherboard: Asrock X79 Extreme3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,116

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