Average Bench: 53% (786th of 1000)

Based on 2,627 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 69MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 193MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green SATA M.2 240GB is 31.9%. 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 24.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,627 samples)
Min Avg Max
232 Read 368 469
32.2 Write 228 401
20.7 Mixed 230 371
52.9 SusWrite 106 154
51.8% 233 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.43 4K Read 17.5 24.7
24.2 4K Write 69 110
0.2 4K Mixed 14.5 22
81.7% 33.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
63 DQ Read 160 207
43.5 DQ Write 193 307
0.2 DQ Mixed 24.7 34.3
60.8% 126 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 50 83 45 51 51 MB/s
Read 399
Write 125
Mixed 18.7
SusWrite 70.3
33% 153 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 18.1
104% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 0.2
61% 142 MB/s
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 133 129 134 131 130 MB/s
Read 175
Write 326
Mixed 298
SusWrite 134
53% 233 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 17.7
102% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 33.4
67% 133 MB/s
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 53 68 102 115 102 MB/s
Read 304
Write 169
Mixed 271
SusWrite 89.8
46% 208 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 18.6
92% 38.3 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 163
DQ Mixed 33.6
62% 123 MB/s
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 65 83 70 115 77 MB/s
Read 409
Write 27.4
Mixed 341
SusWrite 84.5
47% 215 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 66.6
4K Mixed 13.5
75% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 33
52% 98.8 MB/s
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 24 16 23 41 35 MB/s
Read 399
Write 216
Mixed 339
SusWrite 36.8
55% 248 MB/s
4K Read 10.6
4K Write 25
4K Mixed 11.2
44% 15.6 MB/s
DQ Read 14.1
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 15.7
54% 108 MB/s
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Typical Green SATA M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 491 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 16%
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Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 30%
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System: Monster ABRA A5 V12.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $43

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