Average Bench: 152% (114th of 1016)

Based on 7,625 user benchmarks.  Models: Force MP500, NVMe Force MP500

Outstanding average bench

The Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB averaged 52.3% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 423MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 819MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB is 106%. 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.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 524MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 530MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 7,625 samples)
Min Avg Max
597 Read 975 1,194
187 Write 690 1,250
268 Mixed 524 824
211 SusWrite 530 984
152% 680 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25 4K Read 35.9 43.9
61.8 4K Write 105 149
26.2 4K Mixed 44.8 58.8
168% 62 MB/s
Min Avg Max
386 DQ Read 819 967
217 DQ Write 532 778
173 DQ Mixed 423 594
384% 591 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 894 911 829 776 760 649 MB/s
Read 844
Write 923
Mixed 559
SusWrite 803
176% 782 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 94.1
4K Mixed 43.5
154% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 915
DQ Write 752
DQ Mixed 578
503% 748 MB/s
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 984 209 242 230 794 1133 MB/s
Read 992
Write 1162
Mixed 579
SusWrite 599
187% 833 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 64.4
4K Mixed 35.3
124% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 384
279% 362 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,680,567 SSDs tested.


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Typical Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 19,351 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 106%
Desktop 84%
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Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $1,361

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