Average Bench: 72.8% (512th of 1000)

Based on 2,115 user benchmarks.  Models: Patriot Blast, Patrio Blast

Good average bench

The Patriot Blast 120GB averaged 27.1% 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 32.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Blast 120GB is 42.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Blast 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 130MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 297MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,115 samples)
Min Avg Max
260 Read 430 510
98.8 Write 369 465
141 Mixed 297 370
52.5 SusWrite 130 356
68.4% 307 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.8 4K Read 26.2 33.1
35 4K Write 70.9 108
19.3 4K Mixed 32.3 41.8
119% 43.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.7 DQ Read 266 323
75.2 DQ Write 240 358
39.6 DQ Mixed 145 182
138% 217 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM22.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 352 328 342 270 329 MB/s
Read 384
Write 407
Mixed 303
SusWrite 327
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 94.7
4K Mixed 38.8
146% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 159
161% 257 MB/s
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 74 91 91 92 92 MB/s
Read 509
Write 455
Mixed 377
SusWrite 110
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 40
147% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 179
176% 279 MB/s
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 78 91 93 52 89 MB/s
Read 506
Write 464
Mixed 343
SusWrite 99.1
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 83
4K Mixed 36.9
138% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 173
173% 278 MB/s
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 74 24 64 56 30 MB/s
Read 445
Write 414
Mixed 330
SusWrite 75.5
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 41.1
148% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 173
173% 277 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,382,721 SSDs tested.

Typical Blast 120GB Builds (Compare 892 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-880GA-UD3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $83

Popular Blast 120GB compatible motherboards:

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