Average Bench: 71.1% (649th of 1072)

Based on 10,970 user benchmarks.  Model: Apacer AS340 240GB

Good average bench

The Apacer AS340 240GB averaged 28.8% 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 110MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.9MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Apacer AS340 240GB is 57.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Apacer AS340 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 171MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 297MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,970 samples)
Min Avg Max
302 Read 423 489
114 Write 306 444
37.1 Mixed 297 407
54.1 SusWrite 171 413
66.8% 299 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.5 4K Read 28.9 39.4
13.3 4K Write 67.3 104
1.5 4K Mixed 26.8 41.1
114% 41 MB/s
Min Avg Max
85.8 DQ Read 207 313
33.5 DQ Write 227 335
3.19 DQ Mixed 110 223
112% 181 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
91GB free
Firmware: H190117H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 461 458 463 340 261 MB/s
Read 481
Write 481
Mixed 430
SusWrite 408
101% 450 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 50.6
190% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 341
246% 317 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: AP613PE0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 118 69 70 69 67 MB/s
Read 494
Write 424
Mixed 354
SusWrite 130
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 77.4
4K Mixed 31.4
135% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 195
176% 263 MB/s
56GB free
Firmware: AP613PE0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 166 106 105 106 106 MB/s
Read 386
Write 242
Mixed 310
SusWrite 150
61% 272 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 64.2
4K Mixed 29.5
116% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 203
173% 252 MB/s
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AP613PE0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 125 41 92 41 56 MB/s
Read 334
Write 122
Mixed 265
SusWrite 66.5
44% 197 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 66.1
4K Mixed 33.2
128% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 17.4
59% 129 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AP508PE0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 84 72 69 44 49 MB/s
Read 431
Write 373
Mixed 322
SusWrite 76.7
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 24.5
85% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 39.8
DQ Mixed 30.7
59% 125 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,133,655 SSDs tested

Typical AS340 240GB Builds (Compare 4,151 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus TUF B365M-PLUS GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $442

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