Average Bench: 53.3% (791st of 1003)

Based on 2,471 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G1G0B-00RC30

Average average bench

The WD Green SATA M.2 240GB averaged 46.7% 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 69.8MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 188MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green SATA M.2 240GB is 31.4%. 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 104MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 24.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,471 samples)
Min Avg Max
232 Read 373 472
29 Write 216 397
19.2 Mixed 221 373
46.9 SusWrite 104 149
50.6% 228 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.9 4K Read 17.5 24.4
24.5 4K Write 69.8 109
0.2 4K Mixed 14.8 22
82.4% 34 MB/s
Min Avg Max
43.1 DQ Read 161 211
42.5 DQ Write 188 306
0.2 DQ Mixed 24.5 34.2
60% 125 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 121 41 161 91 100 MB/s
Read 427
Write 124
Mixed 15.2
SusWrite 108
36% 169 MB/s
4K Read 15.5
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 20.3
101% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 19
73% 156 MB/s
126GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 90 92 73 71 82 MB/s
Read 370
Write 122
Mixed 192
SusWrite 89
42% 193 MB/s
4K Read 10.4
4K Write 94.6
4K Mixed 15.5
86% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 16.3
60% 130 MB/s
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 45 145 85 132 89 MB/s
Read 345
Write 110
Mixed 20.8
SusWrite 104
32% 145 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 5.5
85% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 0.2
59% 141 MB/s
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 60 86 102 88 75 MB/s
Read 409
Write 319
Mixed 332
SusWrite 87.4
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 45.1
4K Mixed 10.5
62% 23.9 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 33
74% 146 MB/s
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 104 118 116 115 117 MB/s
Read 284
Write 332
Mixed 359
SusWrite 111
61% 272 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 0.2
62% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 175
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 33.7
84% 171 MB/s
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 102 105 100 96 89 MB/s
Read 305
Write 86.5
Mixed 236
SusWrite 98.4
40% 181 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 9
68% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 32.8
61% 118 MB/s
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 101 102 64 58 83 MB/s
Read 8.2
Write 230
Mixed 312
SusWrite 87.1
37% 159 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 60.6
4K Mixed 12.1
80% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 31.6
59% 117 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 37 48 39 45 43 MB/s
Read 322
Write 359
Mixed 316
SusWrite 44.5
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 20.1
4K Mixed 5.5
49% 15.4 MB/s
DQ Read 17.6
DQ Write 24.3
DQ Mixed 15.2
13% 19 MB/s
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Typical Green SATA M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 523 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: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $43

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