Average Bench: 72.6% (575th of 1037)

Based on 1,275 user benchmarks.  Model: Apacer AS350 240GB

Good average bench

The Apacer AS350 240GB averaged 27.4% 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 29.4MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 93.2MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Apacer AS350 240GB is 63.2%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Apacer AS350 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 176MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 311MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,275 samples)
Min Avg Max
322 Read 435 511
79.6 Write 316 453
42.7 Mixed 311 431
48.7 SusWrite 176 403
69% 309 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 29.4 41.3
18.3 4K Write 68.6 113
3.94 4K Mixed 26.6 47.2
115% 41.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
59 DQ Read 204 378
27.2 DQ Write 242 342
5.34 DQ Mixed 93.2 201
106% 180 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
149GB free
Firmware: AP612PE0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 344 107 63 64 63 MB/s
Read 482
Write 317
Mixed 322
SusWrite 158
71% 320 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 33
147% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 176
160% 242 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AP613PE0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.5 131 229 125 56 61 MB/s
Read 475
Write 374
Mixed 348
SusWrite 102
72% 325 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 69.6
4K Mixed 34.6
133% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 11.5
86% 198 MB/s
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AP613PE0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 69 62 50 63 62 MB/s
Read 492
Write 375
Mixed 355
SusWrite 84.1
73% 327 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 88.5
4K Mixed 31.9
138% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 167
151% 226 MB/s
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 278 142 142 144 143 144 MB/s
Read 470
Write 436
Mixed 364
SusWrite 166
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 75.3
4K Mixed 26.3
122% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 34.3
72% 143 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.39
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 32 16 16 32 16 MB/s
Read 395
Write 80.5
Mixed 2.7
SusWrite 26.7
27% 126 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 23.5
4K Mixed 10.5
64% 19.8 MB/s
DQ Read 107
DQ Write 25
DQ Mixed 11.5
22% 47.7 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,584,284 SSDs tested.

Typical AS350 240GB Builds (Compare 17,073 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $59

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $338

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