Average Bench: 75.6% (522nd of 1037)

Based on 3,478 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA Q300, TOSHIBA Q300., TOSHIB Q300

Good average bench

The Toshiba Q300 240GB averaged 24.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba Q300 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 161MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 32.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba Q300 240GB is 46.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba Q300 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 142MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 330MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,478 samples)
Min Avg Max
296 Read 449 515
109 Write 389 495
167 Mixed 330 398
77.3 SusWrite 142 192
73.2% 328 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.9 4K Read 25.3 32
31.3 4K Write 73.3 105
16.4 4K Mixed 32.4 40.8
119% 43.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
42.4 DQ Read 310 356
59 DQ Write 253 359
33.9 DQ Mixed 161 195
153% 241 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 125 161 161 133 157 MB/s
Read 505
Write 499
Mixed 403
SusWrite 166
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 96.5
4K Mixed 40.8
151% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 195
191% 302 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 99 3.2 140 92 1 MB/s
Read 506
Write 483
Mixed 384
SusWrite 94.1
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 38.4
142% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 188
183% 291 MB/s
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 243 64 108 162 161 163 MB/s
Read 460
Write 302
Mixed 357
SusWrite 150
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 41.4
157% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 48
DQ Mixed 181
137% 193 MB/s
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 134 158 162 72 163 MB/s
Read 496
Write 450
Mixed 369
SusWrite 153
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 68.1
4K Mixed 34.9
122% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 182
176% 278 MB/s
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 128 160 160 149 63 MB/s
Read 483
Write 454
Mixed 337
SusWrite 145
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 78.1
4K Mixed 33.3
126% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 180
176% 279 MB/s
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Typical Q300 240GB Builds (Compare 889 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 28%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $454

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