Average Bench: 88.5% (274th of 1003)

Based on 557 user benchmarks.  Model: TCSUNBOW X3 240GB

Very good average bench

The Tcsunbow X3 240GB averaged just 11.4% 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 33.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 37.2MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Tcsunbow X3 240GB is 72.1%. 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 254MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 346MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 557 samples)
Min Avg Max
361 Read 460 510
214 Write 382 459
29.5 Mixed 346 434
50.1 SusWrite 254 432
80.7% 361 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.3 4K Read 33.5 44.9
20.4 4K Write 79.4 119
6.46 4K Mixed 37.2 62.8
140% 50 MB/s
Min Avg Max
45.5 DQ Read 250 386
37.6 DQ Write 271 357
1.72 DQ Mixed 85.2 138
113% 202 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 352 300 304 305 197 MB/s
Read 480
Write 436
Mixed 420
SusWrite 300
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 55.9
185% 64.4 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 136
165% 290 MB/s
129GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 340 226 288 294 225 MB/s
Read 489
Write 430
Mixed 413
SusWrite 281
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 82.3
4K Mixed 50.9
167% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 132
158% 278 MB/s
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 297 267 274 279 275 MB/s
Read 414
Write 371
Mixed 390
SusWrite 279
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 72.2
4K Mixed 48
156% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 133
130% 207 MB/s
37GB free
Firmware: R1001A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 53 50 29 23 21 MB/s
Read 491
Write 440
Mixed 421
SusWrite 47.3
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 27.1
137% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 35.1
69% 139 MB/s
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q1205B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 96 115 96 98 113 MB/s
Read 460
Write 116
Mixed 54.2
SusWrite 112
40% 185 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 25.5
125% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 99
DQ Mixed 31.9
53% 105 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,043,468 SSDs tested.

Typical X3 240GB Builds (Compare 4,790 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asrock B450 Pro4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 130% - Outstanding Total price: $382

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