Average Bench: 72.2% (609th of 1058)

Based on 22,341 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot Burst

Good average bench

The Patriot Burst 240GB averaged 27.7% 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 150MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Burst 240GB is 55%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Burst 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 158MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 271MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 22,341 samples)
Min Avg Max
255 Read 401 484
110 Write 271 420
87.2 Mixed 295 374
52 SusWrite 158 358
62.8% 281 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.74 4K Read 29.5 39
14.5 4K Write 66.6 93.3
2.8 4K Mixed 30.7 41.8
119% 42.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
48.6 DQ Read 221 312
14.1 DQ Write 238 342
11.9 DQ Mixed 150 211
135% 203 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMJ1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 471 473 255 33 38 MB/s
Read 369
Write 476
Mixed 286
SusWrite 288
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 43.2
160% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 199
178% 264 MB/s
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM91.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 258 351 349 374 373 377 MB/s
Read 383
Write 386
Mixed 303
SusWrite 347
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 84.5
4K Mixed 36.5
140% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 198
181% 277 MB/s
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMP1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 55 138 28 49 19 MB/s
Read 449
Write 219
Mixed 335
SusWrite 55.5
59% 265 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 84.4
4K Mixed 39.8
154% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 199
172% 251 MB/s
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Typical Burst 240GB Builds (Compare 8,781 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop 79%
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $324

Popular Burst 240GB compatible motherboards:

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10 months 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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