Average Bench: 77.2% (515th of 1058)

Based on 4,429 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Force GS

Good average bench

The Corsair Force GS 240GB averaged 22.7% 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 193MB/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 34.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair Force GS 240GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 180MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 233MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,429 samples)
Min Avg Max
294 Read 365 437
176 Write 233 273
201 Mixed 262 317
121 SusWrite 180 216
58.1% 260 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.4 4K Read 30.4 37.7
37.3 4K Write 76.3 110
24.3 4K Mixed 37.4 48.9
134% 48 MB/s
Min Avg Max
195 DQ Read 256 295
97.5 DQ Write 201 263
93 DQ Mixed 193 290
154% 217 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
131GB free
Firmware: 5.24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 203 218 219 216 214 MB/s
Read 412
Write 242
Mixed 286
SusWrite 215
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 79.1
4K Mixed 44.6
144% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 225
170% 228 MB/s
85GB free
Firmware: 5.81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 167 167 179 177 210 MB/s
Read 424
Write 245
Mixed 285
SusWrite 176
63% 282 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 32.9
113% 36.5 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 283
208% 271 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,208,176 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $2614 years
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Typical Force GS 240GB Builds (Compare 1,392 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: 39% - Below average Total price: $1,217

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