Average Bench: 53.2% (804th of 1011)

Based on 1,313 user benchmarks.  Model: 120GB SSD

Average average bench

The 120gb SSD 120GB averaged 46.8% 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 22.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 58.6MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the 120gb SSD 120GB is 36.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the 120gb SSD 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 18.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 135MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,313 samples)
Min Avg Max
323 Read 414 473
79.5 Write 286 374
106 Mixed 248 318
69.2 SusWrite 135 342
60.3% 271 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.2 4K Read 22.8 28.9
15.1 4K Write 58.6 83.7
6.1 4K Mixed 10.6 21.7
79.2% 30.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.9 DQ Read 90.2 135
63.2 DQ Write 174 222
10.5 DQ Mixed 18.5 34
46.3% 94.3 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 365 353 222 67 101 MB/s
Read 410
Write 347
Mixed 278
SusWrite 243
72% 319 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 65.4
4K Mixed 10.1
85% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 86.9
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 17.4
44% 88.8 MB/s
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V2.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 70 69 69 69 69 MB/s
Read 450
Write 306
Mixed 278
SusWrite 89.8
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 8
88% 35.3 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 168
DQ Mixed 18.1
48% 99.4 MB/s
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0616A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 147 50 74 75 74 MB/s
Read 422
Write 366
Mixed 276
SusWrite 84.4
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 72.7
4K Mixed 9.6
85% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 87
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 18.4
51% 104 MB/s
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 51 54 111 61 63 MB/s
Read 394
Write 251
Mixed 235
SusWrite 79.9
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 9.4
84% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 74.6
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 14.3
48% 99.7 MB/s
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1209B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 29 97 72 166 163 MB/s
Read 454
Write 150
Mixed 178
SusWrite 94.3
48% 219 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 8.3
71% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 85.3
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 14.8
34% 68.8 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 87 60 56 64 65 MB/s
Read 384
Write 265
Mixed 224
SusWrite 79.4
53% 238 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 52.1
4K Mixed 7.6
65% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 77.2
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 12.5
45% 94.5 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD 120GB Builds (Compare 383 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

System: Medion invalid

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $588

Popular SSD 120GB systems:

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