Average Bench: 64.2% (738th of 1058)

Based on 2,392 user benchmarks.  Model: 3 240GB SSD

Above average average bench

The 3 240GB SSD 240GB averaged 35.8% 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. 4K Random Read Speed 25.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 63MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the 3 240GB SSD 240GB is 68.5%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the 3 240GB SSD 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 181MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 34.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,392 samples)
Min Avg Max
315 Read 439 508
46.7 Write 317 439
19.4 Mixed 266 394
34.5 SusWrite 181 410
67.1% 301 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.5 4K Read 25.5 37.5
8.16 4K Write 63 111
0.3 4K Mixed 17.9 36.7
94.9% 35.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
32 DQ Read 142 283
11.8 DQ Write 214 337
0.3 DQ Mixed 34.9 131
66.4% 130 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VA041CB2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 206 175 333 404 373 MB/s
Read 384
Write 402
Mixed 320
SusWrite 291
79% 349 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 36.7
138% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 82.3
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 122
110% 161 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: T0707B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 98 65 55 54 58 MB/s
Read 456
Write 455
Mixed 380
SusWrite 111
78% 351 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 29.9
151% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 44.7
92% 179 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T0219B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 424 426 433 161 44 MB/s
Read 486
Write 402
Mixed 363
SusWrite 317
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 18.3
113% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 82.2
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 21.3
68% 140 MB/s
171GB free
Firmware: 0828
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 149 147 147 148 147 MB/s
Read 296
Write 145
Mixed 184
SusWrite 148
43% 193 MB/s
4K Read 8.9
4K Write 9.6
4K Mixed 7.2
28% 8.57 MB/s
DQ Read 9
DQ Write 10.9
DQ Mixed 7.8
6% 9.23 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,231,663 SSDs tested.

Typical 240GB SSD 240GB Builds (Compare 67,436 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $561

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

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

11 months ago.

This is a Kingdian S280 240Gb SSD. The performance its great, also better than Kingston A400 240Gb that I have, it also cost less.


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