Average Bench: 71% (561st of 1003)

Based on 2,536 user benchmarks.  Model: TS120GSSD220S

Good average bench

The Transcend TS120GSSD220S 120GB averaged 29.0% 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 105MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 79MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend TS120GSSD220S 120GB is 54.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend TS120GSSD220S 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 132MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 167MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,536 samples)
Min Avg Max
310 Read 435 510
89 Write 314 438
124 Mixed 318 407
45.6 SusWrite 132 340
66.8% 300 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 27 39.3
26.4 4K Write 79 116
12.7 4K Mixed 28.1 52.6
119% 44.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
34.1 DQ Read 167 312
57.2 DQ Write 266 343
18.8 DQ Mixed 105 248
111% 179 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0510G1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 64 61 66 64 63 MB/s
Read 497
Write 427
Mixed 393
SusWrite 100
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 88.8
4K Mixed 51.4
172% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 248
205% 292 MB/s
31GB free
Firmware: SBFR21.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 249 218 233 236 269 247 MB/s
Read 412
Write 185
Mixed 336
SusWrite 242
66% 294 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 96.2
4K Mixed 31.3
138% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 200
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 161
152% 231 MB/s
111GB free
Firmware: SBFR21.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 229 227 230 230 229 MB/s
Read 411
Write 302
Mixed 316
SusWrite 240
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 91.5
4K Mixed 25.6
127% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 200
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 148
144% 224 MB/s
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0510E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 56 66 63 65 64 MB/s
Read 489
Write 388
Mixed 384
SusWrite 101
76% 341 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 34.9
137% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 145
147% 239 MB/s
73GB free
Firmware: P1025F8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 39 33 38 40 39 MB/s
Read 485
Write 153
Mixed 164
SusWrite 42.9
46% 211 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 27.8
107% 34.2 MB/s
DQ Read 134
DQ Write 27.4
DQ Mixed 53.4
46% 71.5 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,790,840 SSDs tested.

Typical TS120GSSD220S 120GB Builds (Compare 8,479 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus H110M-K

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $329

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Excellent

18 months ago.

Quite decent speed and good value


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