Average Bench: 58.6% (751st of 1012)

Based on 96 user benchmarks.  Models: Patriot Pyro, Patriot Pyro 120GB SSD, Patriot Pyro 120, Patriot Pyro SSD

Average average bench

The Patriot Pyro 120GB averaged 41.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 86.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 77.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Pyro 120GB is 38.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Pyro 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 95MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 121MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 96 samples)
Min Avg Max
292 Read 343 499
29 Write 121 476
60 Mixed 164 318
18.9 SusWrite 95 478
39.8% 181 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.7 4K Read 22.4 35.9
13.3 4K Write 77.4 119
8 4K Mixed 28.6 40.5
112% 42.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37 DQ Read 99.1 360
23.5 DQ Write 122 361
30.2 DQ Mixed 86.5 168
71.9% 103 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,095,342 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $108 @ launch in Aug '11
AmazonUS $7317 months
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Typical Pyro 120GB Builds (Compare 4,796 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 52%
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Desktop 55%
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Workstation 31%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $609

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 Comments

Controller: SandForce SF2281. NAND Memory: IMFT Asynchronous 25nm MLC

Backed by Patriot’s award winning build quality and 3-year warranty...

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