Average Bench: 76.8% (523rd of 1058)

Based on 1,803 user benchmarks.  Model: SSD2SC120G1CS1754D117-551

Good average bench

The PNY SSD2SC120G1CS1754D117-551 120GB averaged 23.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the PNY SSD2SC120G1CS1754D117-551 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 149MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 32.5MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the PNY SSD2SC120G1CS1754D117-551 120GB is 33.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the PNY SSD2SC120G1CS1754D117-551 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 240MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 247MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,803 samples)
Min Avg Max
336 Read 384 420
250 Write 282 293
157 Mixed 247 273
124 SusWrite 240 292
64.5% 288 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.2 4K Read 23.5 27.4
29.2 4K Write 75.8 108
19.8 4K Mixed 32.5 39.8
117% 43.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
172 DQ Read 250 274
82.7 DQ Write 237 288
15.3 DQ Mixed 149 180
138% 212 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
61GB free
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 243 287 288 288 288 288 MB/s
Read 396
Write 286
Mixed 271
SusWrite 280
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 86.7
4K Mixed 36.4
131% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 176
160% 243 MB/s
32GB free
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 160 160 129 164 142 MB/s
Read 388
Write 293
Mixed 260
SusWrite 163
62% 276 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 39.4
147% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 178
150% 219 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 229 245 287 289 290 291 MB/s
Read 382
Write 291
Mixed 256
SusWrite 272
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 34.8
131% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 85.5
DQ Mixed 18.6
55% 125 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 219 176 272 279 261 232 MB/s
Read 364
Write 286
Mixed 245
SusWrite 240
64% 284 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 60.9
4K Mixed 34.2
108% 38.8 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 109
126% 217 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 197 175 157 154 154 MB/s
Read 395
Write 286
Mixed 268
SusWrite 174
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 22.3
4K Mixed 36.6
98% 28.2 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 147
122% 176 MB/s
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 108 103 151 117 107 MB/s
Read 372
Write 284
Mixed 262
SusWrite 133
59% 263 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 25.8
62% 15.3 MB/s
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Typical SSD2SC120G1CS1754D117-551 120GB Builds (Compare 7,392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $788

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