Average Bench: 54.6% (842nd of 1058)

Based on 2,468 user benchmarks.  Model: 120GB SSD

Average average bench

The 120gb SSD 120GB averaged 45.4% 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 Random Read Speed 23.7MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 60MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the 120gb SSD 120GB is 40.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the 120gb SSD 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 116MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 21.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,468 samples)
Min Avg Max
331 Read 439 487
69.9 Write 269 403
74.8 Mixed 241 335
60.6 SusWrite 116 319
59% 266 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.1 4K Read 23.7 33.5
21 4K Write 60 90.8
6.5 4K Mixed 11.9 31.7
82.9% 31.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
60.8 DQ Read 103 254
45.6 DQ Write 175 280
8.74 DQ Mixed 21.1 63.2
49.3% 99.9 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 154 48 111 70 69 MB/s
Read 421
Write 272
Mixed 236
SusWrite 84.3
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 68.7
4K Mixed 8.3
84% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 83.7
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 14.2
46% 96.9 MB/s
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 24 107 60 65 66 MB/s
Read 400
Write 255
Mixed 233
SusWrite 75.3
53% 241 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 8.6
76% 29.6 MB/s
DQ Read 83.1
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 12.7
48% 103 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,075,775 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD 120GB Builds (Compare 14 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

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