Average Bench: 150% (144th of 1058)

Based on 9,801 user benchmarks.  Models: Force MP500, NVMe Force MP500

Outstanding average bench

The Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB averaged 50.0% 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 408MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 834MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB is 94.3%. 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 499MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 512MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,801 samples)
Min Avg Max
680 Read 975 1,181
168 Write 635 1,226
276 Mixed 499 811
187 SusWrite 512 957
146% 655 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.6 4K Read 34.8 43.3
48.8 4K Write 103 143
29.1 4K Mixed 44.6 59.1
164% 60.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
476 DQ Read 834 993
169 DQ Write 488 775
210 DQ Mixed 408 593
372% 576 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1012 946 942 650 877 908 MB/s
Read 876
Write 970
Mixed 563
SusWrite 889
186% 825 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 47.8
178% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 903
DQ Write 764
DQ Mixed 580
504% 749 MB/s
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 966 930 994 798 528 931 MB/s
Read 1,058
Write 1,019
Mixed 605
SusWrite 858
199% 885 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 97.2
4K Mixed 43.6
158% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 894
DQ Write 762
DQ Mixed 592
508% 749 MB/s
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 607 645 780 808 778 910 MB/s
Read 854
Write 946
Mixed 575
SusWrite 755
176% 783 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 47.2
178% 68.1 MB/s
DQ Read 849
DQ Write 764
DQ Mixed 584
499% 733 MB/s
192GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 588 645 658 646 638 657 MB/s
Read 707
Write 654
Mixed 605
SusWrite 639
147% 651 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 76.9
4K Mixed 47.8
160% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 844
DQ Write 741
DQ Mixed 513
461% 699 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 558 204 205 485 684 654 MB/s
Read 870
Write 920
Mixed 560
SusWrite 465
158% 704 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 46.3
167% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 912
DQ Write 765
DQ Mixed 585
507% 754 MB/s
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 208 211 217 210 217 214 MB/s
Read 1,198
Write 20.7
Mixed 41
SusWrite 213
78% 368 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 20.1
4K Mixed 23.9
112% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,150
DQ Write 20.6
DQ Mixed 193
238% 455 MB/s
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Typical Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 6,376 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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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: $1,730

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