Average Bench: 66.2% (655th of 1011)

Based on 165 user benchmarks.  Model: Platinet SSD 240GB

Above average average bench

The Platinet 240GB 240GB averaged 33.7% 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. Sequential Read Speed 450MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Platinet 240GB 240GB is 56.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Platinet 240GB 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 26.1MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 121MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 165 samples)
Min Avg Max
334 Read 450 496
262 Write 356 411
221 Mixed 358 434
104 SusWrite 208 346
76.8% 343 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.1 4K Read 23.7 33.9
29.9 4K Write 58 98.7
2.54 4K Mixed 13 47.4
83.2% 31.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19 DQ Read 121 351
56.6 DQ Write 168 348
2.48 DQ Mixed 26.1 104
52.9% 105 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
131GB free
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 331 294 295 295 296 MB/s
Read 460
Write 406
Mixed 358
SusWrite 322
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 55.1
4K Mixed 35.5
117% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 92.2
128% 232 MB/s
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V2.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 131 95 102 102 102 MB/s
Read 455
Write 95.2
Mixed 300
SusWrite 129
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 60
4K Mixed 11.1
82% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 17.3
49% 103 MB/s
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V2.8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 264 106 88 82 34 77 MB/s
Read 447
Write 369
Mixed 312
SusWrite 108
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 51.6
4K Mixed 11.1
77% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 17.8
48% 99.9 MB/s
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V2.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 114 98 103 104 105 MB/s
Read 422
Write 342
Mixed 297
SusWrite 133
67% 298 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 54.7
4K Mixed 9.9
73% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 14.2
47% 101 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,367,349 SSDs tested.

Typical 240GB 240GB Builds (Compare 6,328 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 9010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $198

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