Average Bench: 139% (122nd of 1011)

Based on 5,678 user benchmarks.  Models: Force MP500, NVMe Force MP500

Outstanding average bench

The Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB averaged 39.5% 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 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 385MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,011MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB is 86.8%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 364MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 440MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,678 samples)
Min Avg Max
618 Read 1,011 1,194
103 Write 511 1,125
161 Mixed 440 732
123 SusWrite 364 634
129% 581 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25 4K Read 46 46
47.3 4K Write 109 154
26.1 4K Mixed 44 59.9
184% 66.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
438 DQ Read 522 663
114 DQ Write 455 744
168 DQ Mixed 385 584
317% 454 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 632 464 679 634 635 633 MB/s
Read 1,050
Write 640
Mixed 557
SusWrite 613
159% 715 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 56
220% 87.9 MB/s
DQ Read 519
DQ Write 637
DQ Mixed 500
399% 552 MB/s
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 656 581 372 160 157 141 MB/s
Read 948
Write 1,178
Mixed 778
SusWrite 345
183% 812 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 83.8
4K Mixed 40.9
147% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 589
DQ Write 744
DQ Mixed 472
410% 602 MB/s
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 329 272 223 359 439 MB/s
Read 1,016
Write 134
Mixed 213
SusWrite 300
90% 416 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 44
175% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 587
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 191
184% 303 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 160 276 239 253 254 MB/s
Read 892
Write 162
Mixed 320
SusWrite 257
89% 408 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 81.1
4K Mixed 35.5
131% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 512
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 185
175% 283 MB/s
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 358 316 364 362 361 MB/s
Read 787
Write 368
Mixed 369
SusWrite 352
104% 469 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 48.2
4K Mixed 26.4
94% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 458
DQ Write 370
DQ Mixed 359
284% 396 MB/s
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 118 217 282 137 121 MB/s
Read 832
Write 121
Mixed 188
SusWrite 165
71% 327 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 28.2
115% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 449
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 171
155% 245 MB/s
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Typical Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB Builds (Compare 30,824 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B350-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $613

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For this price even though more expensive than the cheapest options makes up for it with many times the speed of other ssds


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