Average Bench: 54.3% (795th of 1016)

Based on 41 user benchmarks.  Model: FASPEED K5-120G

Average average bench

The Faspeed K5-120G 120GB averaged 45.7% 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 Random Read Speed 22.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 424MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Faspeed K5-120G 120GB is 45.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Faspeed K5-120G 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 105MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 111MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 41 samples)
Min Avg Max
311 Read 424 481
22.2 Write 262 416
15.5 Mixed 253 368
0.7 SusWrite 105 353
57.9% 261 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 22.9 33.1
0.7 4K Write 54.8 104
0.4 4K Mixed 15.9 28.4
84.1% 31.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.5 DQ Read 111 192
0.6 DQ Write 188 337
0.9 DQ Mixed 59.9 147
70.7% 120 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0817B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 78 52 57 48 45 MB/s
Read 450
Write 359
Mixed 272
SusWrite 92.6
65% 293 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 17.8
102% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 82
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 26.6
58% 113 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0327B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 19 32 32 35 36 MB/s
Read 475
Write 394
Mixed 328
SusWrite 84.4
71% 320 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 1
100% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 85.6
DQ Write 32.3
DQ Mixed 12.1
21% 43.3 MB/s
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01010010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.3 20 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8 MB/s
Read 379
Write 229
Mixed 174
SusWrite 4.9
43% 197 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 51.6
4K Mixed 15.1
85% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 0.6
DQ Mixed 1.2
16% 40.5 MB/s
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0817B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 75 68 45 49 48 MB/s
Read 449
Write 367
Mixed 311
SusWrite 94.5
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 26.2
4K Mixed 1
51% 17 MB/s
DQ Read 79.8
DQ Write 58.7
DQ Mixed 0.9
19% 46.5 MB/s
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01010010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.4 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 MB/s
Read 325
Write 227
Mixed 173
SusWrite 0.7
40% 182 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.4
3% 0.93 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,547,404 SSDs tested.

Typical K5-120G 120GB Builds (Compare 55 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 23%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Acer TravelMate 5335

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