Average Bench: 45.4% (903rd of 1058)

Based on 145,663 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G2G0A-00JH30

Below average average bench

The WD Green 240GB (2018) averaged 54.5% 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 18.3MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 240GB (2018) is 20.4%. 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 95.7MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 75.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 145,663 samples)
Min Avg Max
338 Read 423 459
159 Write 323 386
132 Mixed 247 323
41.3 SusWrite 95.7 164
60.5% 272 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.52 4K Read 18.3 23.5
14.2 4K Write 32.3 44.9
6.02 4K Mixed 13.8 19.4
62.5% 21.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22 DQ Read 101 120
31.4 DQ Write 75.5 103
12.6 DQ Mixed 31.2 44.2
38.8% 69.3 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
71GB free
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 325 17 167 130 121 108 MB/s
Read 455
Write 299
Mixed 294
SusWrite 144
66% 298 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 37.6
4K Mixed 18.6
75% 25.6 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 86.5
DQ Mixed 40.6
47% 82.2 MB/s
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF220400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 127 123 78 107 106 MB/s
Read 426
Write 358
Mixed 294
SusWrite 134
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 40.7
4K Mixed 9.8
70% 24.6 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 98.7
DQ Mixed 32.3
45% 82.4 MB/s
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF300000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 117 137 110 146 119 MB/s
Read 408
Write 155
Mixed 174
SusWrite 119
47% 214 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 35.2
4K Mixed 18.3
76% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 91.1
DQ Write 50.2
DQ Mixed 40.7
38% 60.7 MB/s
127GB free
Firmware: UF510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 65 128 125 138 109 MB/s
Read 444
Write 316
Mixed 244
SusWrite 139
64% 286 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 26.5
4K Mixed 10
59% 19.2 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 66.5
DQ Mixed 43.8
46% 75.8 MB/s
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF400400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 121 129 140 95 134 MB/s
Read 299
Write 289
Mixed 256
SusWrite 128
54% 243 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 28.8
4K Mixed 7.9
57% 19.1 MB/s
DQ Read 59.1
DQ Write 86.8
DQ Mixed 19.3
30% 55.1 MB/s
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 3.5 49 1.9 17 136 MB/s
Read 389
Write 317
Mixed 288
SusWrite 64.3
59% 265 MB/s
4K Read 7.6
4K Write 21.4
4K Mixed 6.5
31% 11.8 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 79.5
DQ Mixed 33.9
43% 76.7 MB/s
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF300000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 8.4 58 2.9 27 24 MB/s
Read 338
Write 95.3
Mixed 58.9
SusWrite 22
28% 129 MB/s
4K Read 13.9
4K Write 10.1
4K Mixed 13.9
44% 12.6 MB/s
DQ Read 78.1
DQ Write 37.8
DQ Mixed 41.8
35% 52.6 MB/s
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Typical Green 240GB (2018) Builds (Compare 6,384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Cyberpowerpc C SERIES

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $428

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Poor

3 years ago.

Go for a samsung 850 evo


Good

22 months ago.

Big improvement from HDD


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