Average Bench: 71.7% (599th of 1040)

Based on 6,518 user benchmarks.  Model: TS240GSSD220S

Good average bench

The Transcend SSD220 240GB averaged 28.2% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 115MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 76.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend SSD220 240GB is 43.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend SSD220 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 131MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 317MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 6,518 samples)
Min Avg Max
324 Read 442 508
38.6 Write 317 451
102 Mixed 330 407
45.6 SusWrite 131 390
68% 305 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.8 4K Read 26.2 33.3
24.7 4K Write 76.5 113
13.2 4K Mixed 28.8 47.1
117% 43.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
87.7 DQ Read 213 319
53.1 DQ Write 267 345
19.3 DQ Mixed 115 249
121% 198 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1025F8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 455 216 65 52 47 MB/s
Read 504
Write 471
Mixed 421
SusWrite 214
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 84.3
4K Mixed 43
146% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 255
206% 288 MB/s
212GB free
Firmware: R0327B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 194 94 63 108 64 MB/s
Read 494
Write 430
Mixed 347
SusWrite 161
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 88.8
4K Mixed 22.6
117% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 133
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 30.9
82% 167 MB/s
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFR71.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 35 17 24 30 22 MB/s
Read 433
Write 266
Mixed 306
SusWrite 49.4
58% 263 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 32.9
143% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 78.6
DQ Mixed 39
59% 116 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 32,765,331 SSDs tested.


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Typical SSD220 240GB Builds (Compare 1,330 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 46%
Desktop 79%
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: MSI B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $494

Popular SSD220 240GB compatible motherboards:

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Trust worth manufacturer so far. Only 38 years of IT experince. Great value for that price. Alu case, better life...

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