Average Bench: 82.6% (384th of 1011)

Based on 1,311 user benchmarks.  Model: TCSUNBOW X3 240GB

Very good average bench

The Tcsunbow X3 240GB averaged just 17.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Tcsunbow X3 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 32.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 31.4MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Tcsunbow X3 240GB is 80.8%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Tcsunbow X3 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 244MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 313MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,311 samples)
Min Avg Max
356 Read 458 513
36.1 Write 360 465
18.7 Mixed 313 439
22.9 SusWrite 244 438
76.8% 343 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.6 4K Read 32.1 45.9
10.1 4K Write 73.3 116
0.7 4K Mixed 31.4 61.5
128% 45.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
70.2 DQ Read 232 388
19.1 DQ Write 257 355
1.3 DQ Mixed 64.9 136
98.6% 185 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 311 281 288 285 283 MB/s
Read 472
Write 404
Mixed 358
SusWrite 304
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 60.2
202% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 123
155% 276 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1001A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 448 450 445 451 452 MB/s
Read 508
Write 444
Mixed 424
SusWrite 449
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 31.5
151% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 47.1
98% 195 MB/s
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0712B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 383 383 385 395 386 MB/s
Read 450
Write 378
Mixed 393
SusWrite 381
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 60.8
4K Mixed 22.7
97% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 43.8
85% 165 MB/s
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R100
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 175 75 71 72 72 MB/s
Read 478
Write 374
Mixed 421
SusWrite 146
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 89.9
4K Mixed 29.6
137% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 46.7
87% 170 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0626A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 333 99 86 93 68 MB/s
Read 418
Write 330
Mixed 357
SusWrite 163
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 19.6
4K Mixed 6
54% 16.4 MB/s
DQ Read 141
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 19.9
65% 137 MB/s
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Typical X3 240GB Builds (Compare 18,575 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $71

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $433

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