Average Bench: 73.1% (560th of 1026)

Based on 3,486 user benchmarks.  Model: SSD2SC240G1CS1754D117-820

Good average bench

The PNY SSD2SC240G1CS1754D117-820 240GB averaged 26.8% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 145MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 30.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY SSD2SC240G1CS1754D117-820 240GB is 37.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the PNY SSD2SC240G1CS1754D117-820 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 221MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 227MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,486 samples)
Min Avg Max
331 Read 378 418
232 Write 269 281
13.3 Mixed 227 265
118 SusWrite 221 279
61.2% 274 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 22.2 26
8.75 4K Write 73 112
18.6 4K Mixed 30.9 38.4
112% 42 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.9 DQ Read 241 271
55.8 DQ Write 228 275
16.6 DQ Mixed 145 176
133% 204 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 272 277 278 261 257 MB/s
Read 375
Write 273
Mixed 253
SusWrite 263
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 34.4
129% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 92.6
118% 211 MB/s
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 274 282 281 226 281 MB/s
Read 431
Write 277
Mixed 269
SusWrite 270
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 33.8
118% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 177
159% 240 MB/s
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 277 277 277 277 277 MB/s
Read 393
Write 277
Mixed 257
SusWrite 276
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 72.3
4K Mixed 33.3
117% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 176
159% 240 MB/s
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 232 240 249 267 274 MB/s
Read 321
Write 268
Mixed 224
SusWrite 247
60% 265 MB/s
4K Read 15
4K Write 31
4K Mixed 19.1
64% 21.7 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 175
DQ Mixed 151
123% 175 MB/s
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 227 225 237 226 203 264 MB/s
Read 341
Write 242
Mixed 203
SusWrite 230
57% 254 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 52.5
4K Mixed 22
82% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 25.3
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 37.8
36% 55 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,418,669 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD2SC240G1CS1754D117-820 240GB Builds (Compare 20,749 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $183

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $772

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