Average Bench: 45.4% (902nd of 1058)

Based on 132,059 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G2G0A-00JH30

Below average average bench

The WD Green 240GB (2018) averaged 54.6% 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.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 423MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 18.4MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 240GB (2018) is 21.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Green 240GB (2018) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 97MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 75.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 132,059 samples)
Min Avg Max
334 Read 423 459
156 Write 321 388
129 Mixed 243 324
41.7 SusWrite 97 164
60.2% 271 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.6 4K Read 18.4 23.5
15.1 4K Write 32.5 45.7
6.44 4K Mixed 13.5 19.4
62.4% 21.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.7 DQ Read 99.8 120
26.4 DQ Write 75.1 102
9.74 DQ Mixed 31.2 44.2
38.6% 68.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
114GB free
Firmware: UF400400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 148 134 129 141 136 MB/s
Read 454
Write 392
Mixed 317
SusWrite 169
74% 333 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 39.7
4K Mixed 16.8
78% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 34.7
48% 87.6 MB/s
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF400400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 103 94 96 94 84 MB/s
Read 450
Write 385
Mixed 160
SusWrite 114
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 17.4
79% 27.5 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 18.9
39% 78.7 MB/s
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF500000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 32 55 25 36 58 MB/s
Read 448
Write 378
Mixed 257
SusWrite 66.7
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 31.3
4K Mixed 17.4
66% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 25.1
DQ Mixed 40.1
37% 59.7 MB/s
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF430400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 85 63 63 46 28 MB/s
Read 422
Write 359
Mixed 300
SusWrite 74
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 20.8
4K Mixed 15.9
56% 17.6 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 68.7
DQ Mixed 35.2
41% 71.1 MB/s
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF400400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 70 39 69 74 66 MB/s
Read 390
Write 334
Mixed 293
SusWrite 88.8
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 30.1
4K Mixed 12
53% 18.8 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 99.7
DQ Mixed 36
47% 84.3 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF870400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 59 68 41 52 22 MB/s
Read 373
Write 283
Mixed 123
SusWrite 72.2
47% 213 MB/s
4K Read 9.1
4K Write 9.7
4K Mixed 5.8
26% 8.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1.7
DQ Write 27
DQ Mixed 28.6
18% 19.1 MB/s
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Typical Green 240GB (2018) Builds (Compare 5,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 59%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Cyberpowerpc C SERIES

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $435

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Poor

3 years ago.

Go for a samsung 850 evo


Good

15 months ago.

Big improvement from HDD


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