Average Bench: 77.3% (515th of 1057)

Based on 4,170 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Force GS

Good average bench

The Corsair Force GS 240GB averaged 22.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair Force GS 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 194MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 37.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force GS 240GB is 36.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force GS 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 180MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 231MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,170 samples)
Min Avg Max
295 Read 367 435
154 Write 231 269
199 Mixed 262 314
120 SusWrite 180 215
58% 260 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.4 4K Read 30.4 37.9
31.2 4K Write 76.2 110
22.9 4K Mixed 37.4 49.2
134% 48 MB/s
Min Avg Max
191 DQ Read 257 295
94.7 DQ Write 201 260
93.7 DQ Mixed 194 292
155% 217 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
86GB free
Firmware: 5.07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 177 179 172 177 172 MB/s
Read 388
Write 200
Mixed 256
SusWrite 177
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 64.2
4K Mixed 34.6
122% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 136
133% 212 MB/s
364GB free
Firmware: 5.20
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 214 210 214 205 206 MB/s
Read 294
Write 268
Mixed 238
SusWrite 214
57% 253 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 48.4
4K Mixed 29.5
96% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 216
174% 246 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,075,775 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $2614 years
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Typical Force GS 240GB Builds (Compare 1,273 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS V FORMULA - $349

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Average Total price: $1,278

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