Average Bench: 84.1% (357th of 1011)

Based on 28 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot Ignite M3

Very good average bench

The Patriot Ignite M3 240GB averaged just 15.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Patriot Ignite M3 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 134MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 84.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Ignite M3 240GB is 48.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Ignite M3 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 252MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 300MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 28 samples)
Min Avg Max
344 Read 461 522
74.3 Write 330 381
43.5 Mixed 300 434
116 SusWrite 252 353
75% 336 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.1 4K Read 28.2 33.4
27.8 4K Write 84.9 128
10.8 4K Mixed 32.2 43.1
129% 48.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.2 DQ Read 240 342
59.2 DQ Write 230 355
37.9 DQ Mixed 134 172
128% 201 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 336 194 315 281 102 MB/s
Read 512
Write 356
Mixed 314
SusWrite 264
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 41.9
165% 64.2 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 171
169% 269 MB/s
55GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 287 92 201 271 99 MB/s
Read 506
Write 374
Mixed 328
SusWrite 183
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 41.9
169% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 305
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 172
158% 243 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 293 300 124 262 92 MB/s
Read 357
Write 352
Mixed 283
SusWrite 219
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 37.5
138% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 137
120% 181 MB/s
51GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 195 194 192 193 193 MB/s
Read 374
Write 355
Mixed 285
SusWrite 193
68% 302 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 37.1
135% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 229
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 136
121% 183 MB/s
0GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 192 196 193 192 193 MB/s
Read 373
Write 353
Mixed 285
SusWrite 188
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 37.5
138% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 175
DQ Mixed 136
119% 177 MB/s
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 338 162 163 285 289 MB/s
Read 478
Write 370
Mixed 301
SusWrite 264
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 47.5
4K Mixed 27.2
94% 32.3 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 145
136% 212 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,368,697 SSDs tested.

Typical Ignite M3 240GB Builds (Compare 2,936 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V DELUXE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $507

Popular Ignite M3 240GB compatible motherboards:

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