Average Bench: 49.4% (877th of 1058)

Based on 2,000 user benchmarks.  Models: Patriot Blaze SSD, Patriot Blaze SSD ATA Device, Patriot Blaze

Below average average bench

The Patriot Blaze 120GB averaged 50.5% 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 Read Speed 24.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 413MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Blaze 120GB is 31.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Patriot Blaze 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 12.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 89.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,000 samples)
Min Avg Max
321 Read 413 498
44.4 Write 109 245
58 Mixed 140 221
26.1 SusWrite 89.6 214
41% 188 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.5 4K Read 24.5 34.3
17.5 4K Write 50 71.8
4.95 4K Mixed 13.2 22.3
80.4% 29.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
39.2 DQ Read 107 150
12.5 DQ Write 75.8 174
2.7 DQ Mixed 12.7 60.2
30.8% 65.2 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
107GB free
Firmware: S9FM02.8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 134 137 158 160 156 MB/s
Read 488
Write 58.5
Mixed 193
SusWrite 147
48% 222 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 62.9
4K Mixed 22.4
111% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 88.3
DQ Mixed 11.5
34% 73 MB/s
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 119 141 130 137 133 MB/s
Read 462
Write 152
Mixed 194
SusWrite 131
52% 235 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 69.1
4K Mixed 22.6
118% 42.2 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 86.3
DQ Mixed 7.9
30% 67.7 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: S9FM02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 151 148 145 154 158 MB/s
Read 443
Write 106
Mixed 177
SusWrite 150
48% 219 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 21.6
104% 36.5 MB/s
DQ Read 96.8
DQ Write 86.8
DQ Mixed 2.2
26% 61.9 MB/s
111GB free
Firmware: S9FM01.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 79 79 80 81 80 MB/s
Read 434
Write 90.5
Mixed 175
SusWrite 79.5
42% 195 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 61.1
4K Mixed 12.3
82% 31.9 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 6.4
32% 72.5 MB/s
33GB free
Firmware: S9FM02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 71 59 59 61 53 MB/s
Read 406
Write 56.8
Mixed 69
SusWrite 61
32% 148 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 50.1
4K Mixed 14.9
92% 31.8 MB/s
DQ Read 96.9
DQ Write 76.4
DQ Mixed 4
26% 59.1 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,016,054 SSDs tested.

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Typical Blaze 120GB Builds (Compare 1,393 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus H87M-E - $437

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $757

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