Average Bench: 53.1% (833rd of 1034)

Based on 3,858 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G1G0B-00RC30

Average average bench

The WD Green SATA M.2 240GB averaged 46.8% 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 Random Write Speed 67.6MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 194MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green SATA M.2 240GB is 28.5%. 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 106MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 25.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,858 samples)
Min Avg Max
227 Read 365 475
30.3 Write 230 410
20.1 Mixed 227 374
48 SusWrite 106 195
51.5% 232 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.38 4K Read 17.5 23.9
22.9 4K Write 67.6 107
0.7 4K Mixed 15.1 22.3
81.6% 33.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
106 DQ Read 165 211
35.2 DQ Write 194 308
0.2 DQ Mixed 25.6 34.3
62% 128 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
130GB free
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 141 141 128 134 134 MB/s
Read 452
Write 215
Mixed 201
SusWrite 144
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 21.7
115% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 34.2
57% 112 MB/s
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 133 134 134 134 134 MB/s
Read 429
Write 149
Mixed 115
SusWrite 137
46% 208 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 21.8
108% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 28.5
72% 152 MB/s
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 120 133 133 133 138 MB/s
Read 372
Write 345
Mixed 258
SusWrite 138
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 20.3
121% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 183
DQ Mixed 32.9
65% 129 MB/s
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 119 96 70 44 54 MB/s
Read 453
Write 397
Mixed 378
SusWrite 79.5
73% 327 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 89.6
4K Mixed 21.2
108% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 34.1
71% 141 MB/s
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 96 109 96 109 102 MB/s
Read 431
Write 158
Mixed 66.6
SusWrite 107
42% 191 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 92.6
4K Mixed 12.5
96% 41.7 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 34
56% 110 MB/s
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 89 66 61 77 57 MB/s
Read 417
Write 329
Mixed 160
SusWrite 72.6
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 17.8
81% 32.1 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 23.5
55% 114 MB/s
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 134 74 77 115 99 MB/s
Read 332
Write 218
Mixed 304
SusWrite 105
54% 240 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 49.8
4K Mixed 19.5
73% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 28.4
71% 146 MB/s
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Typical Green SATA M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 292 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 7%
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Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 6%
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System: Monster ABRA A5 V12.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 11% - Very poor Total price: $50

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Great value. Suitable for basic desktop use.


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