Average Bench: 71.8% (460th of 959)

Based on 2,120 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 131MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 78.6MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend SSD220 240GB is 44.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend SSD220 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 120MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 313MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,120 samples)
Min Avg Max
305 Read 439 507
50.7 Write 313 439
145 Mixed 328 407
44.7 SusWrite 120 402
66.9% 300 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.6 4K Read 25.8 33.3
29.3 4K Write 78.6 116
14.1 4K Mixed 29.6 48.3
119% 44.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
42.5 DQ Read 216 321
63.6 DQ Write 272 339
19.9 DQ Mixed 131 250
130% 207 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 54 54 54 53 53 MB/s
Read 431
Write 380
Mixed 360
SusWrite 87.9
70% 315 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 47.6
164% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 250
208% 298 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: SBFR71.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 48 65 46 46 46 MB/s
Read 454
Write 356
Mixed 315
SusWrite 72.3
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 94.9
4K Mixed 29.6
133% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 168
158% 243 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFR71.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 15 88 40 5.4 14 MB/s
Read 402
Write 113
Mixed 325
SusWrite 38.5
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 30
133% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 22.1
80% 174 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1025F8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 204 66 62 79 70 MB/s
Read 438
Write 370
Mixed 361
SusWrite 103
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 9.4
4K Write 79.7
4K Mixed 35.2
102% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 252
202% 280 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1025F8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 111 65 63 67 51 MB/s
Read 447
Write 414
Mixed 369
SusWrite 88.4
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 52.9
4K Mixed 24.6
82% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 63.6
DQ Mixed 75.2
76% 130 MB/s
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Typical SSD220 240GB Builds (Compare 24,092 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 37%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $563

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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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