Average Bench: 84.8% (335th of 1003)

Based on 2,260 user benchmarks.  Models: Corsair Force LE SSD, Corsai Force LE SSD

Very good average bench

The Corsair Force LE 480GB averaged just 15.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair Force LE 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 177MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 36MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force LE 480GB is 40%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force LE 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 200MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 352MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,260 samples)
Min Avg Max
342 Read 466 514
212 Write 428 492
254 Mixed 352 394
113 SusWrite 200 254
81% 361 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.7 4K Read 28.5 34.3
42.3 4K Write 82.9 114
23.4 4K Mixed 36 43.8
133% 49.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
32.7 DQ Read 294 326
91.8 DQ Write 289 347
37.4 DQ Mixed 177 207
164% 253 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
446GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 386 149 147 176 176 MB/s
Read 512
Write 492
Mixed 379
SusWrite 251
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 42.3
164% 62.8 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 203
187% 286 MB/s
141GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 408 178 175 177 176 MB/s
Read 492
Write 467
Mixed 374
SusWrite 242
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 39.2
159% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 197
184% 284 MB/s
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 174 85 26 168 173 MB/s
Read 496
Write 403
Mixed 384
SusWrite 161
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 38.5
140% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 203
188% 289 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC11.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 94 95 106 117 107 MB/s
Read 381
Write 332
Mixed 263
SusWrite 109
61% 271 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 47.3
4K Mixed 28.2
96% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 28.9
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 38.7
38% 57.3 MB/s
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 Prices

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Typical Force LE 480GB Builds (Compare 503 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

System: Corsair ONE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,352

Popular Force LE 480GB systems:

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