Average Bench: 79.4% (465th of 1037)

Based on 274 user benchmarks.  Model: GALAX GXTA1C0240A

Good average bench

The Galax GXTA1C0240A 240GB averaged 20.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Galax GXTA1C0240A 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 91.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 76MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Galax GXTA1C0240A 240GB is 39.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Galax GXTA1C0240A 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 112MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 227MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 274 samples)
Min Avg Max
368 Read 483 527
143 Write 411 468
208 Mixed 394 493
74.9 SusWrite 112 144
78.2% 350 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.8 4K Read 26.2 33.8
33.2 4K Write 76 109
10.6 4K Mixed 22.6 42.1
109% 41.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.4 DQ Read 227 322
57.9 DQ Write 231 344
10.7 DQ Mixed 91.8 180
107% 183 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 90 90 77 91 92 MB/s
Read 452
Write 406
Mixed 333
SusWrite 105
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 87.9
4K Mixed 35.4
138% 51.3 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 177
176% 281 MB/s
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 178 70 54 53 25 MB/s
Read 495
Write 436
Mixed 362
SusWrite 86.3
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 33.3
116% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 168
DQ Mixed 168
144% 217 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 82 91 11 47 92 MB/s
Read 125
Write 293
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 74.8
28% 124 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 39
146% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 179
146% 214 MB/s
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 120 90 91 91 78 MB/s
Read 410
Write 379
Mixed 227
SusWrite 123
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 29.5
4K Mixed 15.1
45% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 175
170% 268 MB/s
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 182 72 70 88 89 MB/s
Read 357
Write 340
Mixed 204
SusWrite 112
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 40.8
4K Mixed 20.1
76% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 25.7
DQ Write 62.8
DQ Mixed 23.7
24% 37.4 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,574,978 SSDs tested.

Typical GXTA1C0240A 240GB Builds (Compare 460 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $937

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