Average Bench: 93.9% (218th of 1003)

Based on 190 user benchmarks.  Model: SSD 240GB

Excellent average bench

The SSD 240GB 240GB averaged just 6.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SSD 240GB 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 94.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 32.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SSD 240GB 240GB is 40.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SSD 240GB 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 252MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 231MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 190 samples)
Min Avg Max
358 Read 449 469
357 Write 399 416
304 Mixed 390 441
147 SusWrite 252 320
83.6% 372 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.6 4K Read 32.9 39.7
50.1 4K Write 94.9 124
21 4K Mixed 37.2 56.5
148% 55 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.5 DQ Read 231 351
77.8 DQ Write 264 347
19.7 DQ Mixed 61.4 104
97.8% 186 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 264 288 293 293 294 MB/s
Read 462
Write 418
Mixed 369
SusWrite 305
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 54.6
182% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 102
140% 257 MB/s
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 166 99 98 90 79 MB/s
Read 469
Write 413
Mixed 370
SusWrite 154
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 52.3
178% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 103
144% 265 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 179 92 100 85 99 MB/s
Read 462
Write 418
Mixed 368
SusWrite 159
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 52
177% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 103
142% 260 MB/s
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 226 98 98 86 79 MB/s
Read 441
Write 386
Mixed 348
SusWrite 151
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 74.8
4K Mixed 43.5
146% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 104
120% 205 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,790,840 SSDs tested.

Typical 240GB 240GB Builds (Compare 10,025 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-P - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $812

Popular 240GB 240GB compatible motherboards:

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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

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Intel Core i7-8700K $350Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $127Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $103
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $248Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $68SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $607SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $78SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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