Average Bench: 148% (146th of 1058)

Based on 10,634 user benchmarks.  Models: Force MP500, NVMe Force MP500

Outstanding average bench

The Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB averaged 47.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 406MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 847MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB is 91.5%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 482MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 503MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,634 samples)
Min Avg Max
619 Read 949 1,180
166 Write 613 1,215
259 Mixed 482 813
189 SusWrite 503 969
142% 637 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25 4K Read 33.8 43.2
53.2 4K Write 102 142
29.5 4K Mixed 44.3 58.5
162% 60.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
643 DQ Read 847 1,009
178 DQ Write 477 774
211 DQ Mixed 406 594
371% 577 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1003 1094 1121 1145 1108 906 MB/s
Read 927
Write 1,007
Mixed 704
SusWrite 1,063
209% 925 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 61
218% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 842
DQ Write 768
DQ Mixed 594
504% 735 MB/s
111GB free
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 885 999 935 918 793 1001 MB/s
Read 1,081
Write 976
Mixed 463
SusWrite 922
193% 860 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 51.6
203% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 907
DQ Write 685
DQ Mixed 459
435% 684 MB/s
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 547 302 457 361 946 890 MB/s
Read 820
Write 863
Mixed 583
SusWrite 584
160% 712 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 48.4
182% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 918
DQ Write 772
DQ Mixed 504
470% 731 MB/s
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 798 465 250 742 924 801 MB/s
Read 1,011
Write 989
Mixed 706
SusWrite 663
189% 842 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 41.1
140% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 27
DQ Write 541
DQ Mixed 487
317% 352 MB/s
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 370 275 310 311 272 273 MB/s
Read 921
Write 240
Mixed 356
SusWrite 302
100% 455 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 47.1
172% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 917
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 282
285% 481 MB/s
197GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 434 243 450 625 783 MB/s
Read 886
Write 721
Mixed 370
SusWrite 497
138% 619 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 67.4
4K Mixed 34.9
120% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 760
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 273
264% 431 MB/s
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Typical Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 6,936 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 106%
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Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $227

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Average Total price: $1,810

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