Average Bench: 71.4% (627th of 1058)

Based on 12 user benchmarks.  Model: R5L SSD 240GB
Poor: 68%Average: 71.4% Great: 76%

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Good average bench

The R5L 240GB 240GB averaged 28.5% 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 Write Speed 94MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.2MB/s

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the R5L 240GB 240GB is just 8.72%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the R5L 240GB 240GB performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 90.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 29.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12 samples)
Min Avg Max
447 Read 489 503
332 Write 360 382
256 Mixed 354 373
67.1 SusWrite 90.2 111
71.9% 323 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.9 4K Read 29.2 32.4
54.4 4K Write 94 102
8.4 4K Mixed 24.9 27.1
126% 49.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
157 DQ Read 169 213
95.1 DQ Write 235 297
9.9 DQ Mixed 29.5 40.1
70.5% 144 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0909A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 95 75 71 59 69 MB/s
Read 493
Write 370
Mixed 369
SusWrite 80.4
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 26.8
130% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 14.1
60% 133 MB/s
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0909A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 96 61 49 56 55 MB/s
Read 486
Write 378
Mixed 373
SusWrite 80.6
73% 329 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 95.4
4K Mixed 24.1
122% 48.8 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 37.7
82% 164 MB/s
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0909A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 110 100 78 67 48 MB/s
Read 483
Write 382
Mixed 371
SusWrite 88.2
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 94.1
4K Mixed 26.5
129% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 19.6
49% 104 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,946,966 SSDs tested.

Typical 240GB 240GB Builds (Compare 3,346 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus PRIME H410M-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $255

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