Average Bench: 73.3% (605th of 1072)

Based on 26,886 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot Burst

Good average bench

The Patriot Burst 240GB averaged 26.7% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 147MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 30.3MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Burst 240GB is 55.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Burst 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 167MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 283MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 26,886 samples)
Min Avg Max
290 Read 402 478
105 Write 283 432
94.1 Mixed 299 381
49.8 SusWrite 167 392
64.2% 288 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.1 4K Read 30.3 39.2
15 4K Write 67.5 95
1.8 4K Mixed 30.6 41.4
121% 42.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
49.6 DQ Read 218 307
13.3 DQ Write 247 347
11.4 DQ Mixed 147 215
134% 204 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMKB.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 392 413 428 423 420 MB/s
Read 389
Write 140
Mixed 316
SusWrite 412
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 82.2
4K Mixed 34.9
134% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 136
131% 199 MB/s
90GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 214 92 76 76 76 MB/s
Read 471
Write 360
Mixed 338
SusWrite 154
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 79.3
4K Mixed 33.4
135% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 174
158% 237 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMJ1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 31 44 32 35 35 MB/s
Read 396
Write 451
Mixed 355
SusWrite 54.2
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 70.7
4K Mixed 38.4
132% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 184
166% 246 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,133,867 SSDs tested

Typical Burst 240GB Builds (Compare 3,785 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop 78%
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI A320M-A PRO (MS-7C51)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $280

Popular Burst 240GB compatible motherboards:

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3 years ago.

I vote this bc it no longer comes with DRAM and they keep the same model, burst now is sht

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