Average Bench: 46% (864th of 1026)

Based on 58,326 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G2G0A-00JH30

Below average average bench

The WD Green 240GB (2018) averaged 54.0% 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 20.2%. 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 105MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 72.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 58,326 samples)
Min Avg Max
340 Read 423 460
161 Write 320 387
140 Mixed 246 323
49.2 SusWrite 105 162
60.9% 274 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.6 4K Read 18.4 23.3
13.1 4K Write 32.1 45.5
6.7 4K Mixed 13.9 19.6
62.7% 21.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.9 DQ Read 101 120
21.5 DQ Write 72.6 101
12.1 DQ Mixed 31.5 44.1
38.5% 68.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
90GB free
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 130 92 112 112 110 MB/s
Read 449
Write 268
Mixed 294
SusWrite 159
65% 292 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 17.7
74% 25.8 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 88.3
DQ Mixed 40.1
47% 81.5 MB/s
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF220400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 93 140 141 129 138 MB/s
Read 442
Write 354
Mixed 305
SusWrite 136
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 38.9
4K Mixed 15.6
75% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 92.6
DQ Mixed 33.2
45% 81.6 MB/s
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF400400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 133 134 135 141 129 MB/s
Read 381
Write 273
Mixed 268
SusWrite 143
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 15.9
4K Write 31.5
4K Mixed 13.5
58% 20.3 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 73.2
DQ Mixed 18
34% 69.3 MB/s
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF220400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 113 141 137 102 122 MB/s
Read 445
Write 381
Mixed 159
SusWrite 136
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 30.9
4K Mixed 9.6
56% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 37
DQ Write 25
DQ Mixed 17.2
17% 26.4 MB/s
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF220400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 86 97 92 100 104 MB/s
Read 373
Write 99.3
Mixed 192
SusWrite 114
43% 195 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 29.3
4K Mixed 10.6
58% 19.7 MB/s
DQ Read 93.6
DQ Write 97
DQ Mixed 32.2
42% 74.3 MB/s
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 5 2.9 31 13 138 MB/s
Read 366
Write 311
Mixed 260
SusWrite 60.5
56% 250 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 37.6
4K Mixed 7.4
51% 19.8 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 59.7
DQ Mixed 43.8
44% 72.1 MB/s
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Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

System: Cyberpowerpc C SERIES

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $404

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Poor

2 years ago.

Go for a samsung 850 evo


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Big improvement from HDD


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