Average Bench: 53.1% (806th of 1011)

Based on 3,148 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G1G0B-00RC30

Average average bench

The WD Green SATA M.2 240GB averaged 46.9% 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 69.7MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 191MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green SATA M.2 240GB is 32.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Green SATA M.2 240GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 103MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 24.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,148 samples)
Min Avg Max
216 Read 367 471
31 Write 235 404
20.8 Mixed 233 376
46.8 SusWrite 103 149
52.2% 235 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.3 4K Read 17.9 25.5
21.5 4K Write 69.7 111
0.2 4K Mixed 14.7 22.3
82.8% 34.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37.3 DQ Read 159 215
30.2 DQ Write 191 306
0.2 DQ Mixed 24.1 34.3
60.1% 125 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 109 96 102 96 140 MB/s
Read 341
Write 317
Mixed 130
SusWrite 117
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 11.7
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 16.3
85% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 33.6
85% 174 MB/s
126GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 58 51 102 34 88 MB/s
Read 188
Write 116
Mixed 295
SusWrite 74.4
38% 169 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 21.5
116% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 34.4
58% 113 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 76 117 122 95 70 MB/s
Read 325
Write 241
Mixed 158
SusWrite 99
46% 206 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 21.6
81% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 32.7
65% 130 MB/s
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 133 129 134 134 134 MB/s
Read 250
Write 223
Mixed 341
SusWrite 139
54% 238 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 78.9
4K Mixed 12.1
86% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 33
64% 127 MB/s
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 83 103 76 57 101 MB/s
Read 458
Write 217
Mixed 306
SusWrite 88.3
59% 268 MB/s
4K Read 9.3
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 5.5
68% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 64
DQ Write 65.5
DQ Mixed 8.6
22% 46 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 32 58 51 51 45 MB/s
Read 426
Write 93.8
Mixed 66.8
SusWrite 57.5
35% 161 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 49.4
4K Mixed 11.7
48% 21.9 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 11.1
70% 156 MB/s
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 74 105 90 81 34 MB/s
Read 110
Write 318
Mixed 19.1
SusWrite 91.5
30% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 18.8
60% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 33.6
80% 164 MB/s
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop 48%
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Workstation 26%
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System: Monster ABRA A5 V12.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 12% - Very poor Total price: $48

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