Average Bench: 46.2% (876th of 1040)

Based on 95,833 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G2G0A-00JH30

Below average average bench

The WD Green 240GB (2018) averaged 53.7% 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 425MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 18.6MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 240GB (2018) is just 20%. 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 74.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 95,833 samples)
Min Avg Max
342 Read 425 460
177 Write 324 387
139 Mixed 247 322
45.8 SusWrite 105 166
61.2% 275 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.9 4K Read 18.6 23.7
15.9 4K Write 33.2 46.3
6.1 4K Mixed 13.7 19.6
63.3% 21.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.9 DQ Read 100 120
26.1 DQ Write 74.4 102
11.1 DQ Mixed 31.5 44.2
38.7% 68.6 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
223GB free
Firmware: UF400400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 326 148 144 140 137 131 MB/s
Read 407
Write 356
Mixed 297
SusWrite 171
69% 308 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 33.4
4K Mixed 10.2
58% 20.5 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 35.5
48% 87.6 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF500000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 81 15 139 85 8 MB/s
Read 436
Write 298
Mixed 270
SusWrite 74.3
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 34.1
4K Mixed 18.8
70% 23.7 MB/s
DQ Read 85.4
DQ Write 41.6
DQ Mixed 43.1
37% 56.7 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF220400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 119 98 68 84 84 MB/s
Read 446
Write 382
Mixed 307
SusWrite 121
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 34.7
4K Mixed 5.9
58% 20.6 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 90.9
DQ Mixed 32.7
43% 79 MB/s
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 3 17 64 101 53 MB/s
Read 411
Write 86.3
Mixed 192
SusWrite 81.8
42% 193 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 29.3
4K Mixed 13.8
64% 21.1 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 84
DQ Mixed 26.6
40% 76.3 MB/s
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF430400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 142 130 131 112 129 MB/s
Read 413
Write 351
Mixed 299
SusWrite 135
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 15
4K Write 22.4
4K Mixed 5.2
41% 14.2 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 64.6
DQ Mixed 36.3
42% 72.6 MB/s
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 31 7 13 10 146 MB/s
Read 368
Write 245
Mixed 225
SusWrite 67.4
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 14.1
4K Write 23.2
4K Mixed 14.1
52% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 75.5
DQ Write 75.9
DQ Mixed 43.7
42% 65 MB/s
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF400400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 72 29 21 16 21 MB/s
Read 434
Write 304
Mixed 184
SusWrite 56.1
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 16.7
4K Write 8.9
4K Mixed 13.2
47% 12.9 MB/s
DQ Read 48.1
DQ Write 24.9
DQ Mixed 34.7
26% 35.9 MB/s
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Typical Green 240GB (2018) Builds (Compare 4,164 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Cyberpowerpc C SERIES

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $412

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Poor

2 years ago.

Go for a samsung 850 evo


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10 months ago.

Big improvement from HDD


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