Average Bench: 43.6% (841st of 1000)

Based on 15,726 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS240G2G0A-00JH30

Below average average bench

The WD Green 240GB (2018) averaged 56.3% 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 419MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 17.8MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 240GB (2018) is 20.3%. 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 87.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 68.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,726 samples)
Min Avg Max
330 Read 419 459
135 Write 297 375
85.9 Mixed 230 322
39.2 SusWrite 87.2 145
57.3% 258 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.3 4K Read 17.8 22.9
5.64 4K Write 27.4 41.7
7.7 4K Mixed 14.5 19.4
60% 19.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.9 DQ Read 100 120
22.2 DQ Write 68.1 90
13.4 DQ Mixed 33.9 44.2
38.9% 67.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
143GB free
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 135 160 164 157 161 MB/s
Read 419
Write 341
Mixed 319
SusWrite 195
71% 319 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 15.4
74% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 87.2
DQ Mixed 41.4
48% 82.3 MB/s
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF500000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 2.3 14 55 81 144 MB/s
Read 435
Write 340
Mixed 269
SusWrite 77.2
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 28.7
4K Mixed 17.3
68% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 72.2
DQ Mixed 44.7
46% 77.3 MB/s
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 218 13 11 34 51 89 MB/s
Read 428
Write 314
Mixed 226
SusWrite 69.4
58% 259 MB/s
4K Read 16.7
4K Write 34
4K Mixed 18.6
67% 23.1 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 74.6
DQ Mixed 1.1
27% 64.8 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF500000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 5.1 2.3 4 44 115 MB/s
Read 441
Write 347
Mixed 284
SusWrite 58.7
63% 283 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 40
4K Mixed 13.2
69% 24.4 MB/s
DQ Read 89.5
DQ Write 86.6
DQ Mixed 31.6
39% 69.2 MB/s
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF500000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 1.9 64 62 138 132 MB/s
Read 411
Write 350
Mixed 295
SusWrite 95.4
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 33.9
4K Mixed 11.1
65% 22.2 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 76.1
DQ Mixed 43.5
46% 77.5 MB/s
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Typical Green 240GB (2018) Builds (Compare 21,388 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $807

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faster ssd are unnecessary


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Go for a samsung 850 evo


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