Average Bench: 45.5% (901st of 1058)

Based on 1,775 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Force 3 SSD

Below average average bench

The Corsair Force 3 90GB averaged 54.5% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 81.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 66.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force 3 90GB is 27.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair Force 3 90GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 73.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 89.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,775 samples)
Min Avg Max
104 Read 153 190
72.8 Write 89.9 99.5
93.9 Mixed 113 125
56.5 SusWrite 73.7 84.5
23.9% 107 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.8 4K Read 22 29
26.4 4K Write 66.5 92.7
13.9 4K Mixed 24.4 31.3
99.7% 37.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.7 DQ Read 117 147
69.6 DQ Write 87.9 98.3
25.8 DQ Mixed 81.5 110
66.7% 95.6 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
69GB free
Firmware: 1.3.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 74 60 74 74 75 MB/s
Read 183
Write 100
Mixed 115
SusWrite 72.1
26% 118 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 29.2
124% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 95
DQ Mixed 104
82% 115 MB/s
57GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 80 79 80 80 81 MB/s
Read 177
Write 101
Mixed 119
SusWrite 81
26% 119 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 56.6
4K Mixed 28.2
102% 36.2 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 93.7
DQ Mixed 111
85% 117 MB/s
84GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 78 81 81 79 82 MB/s
Read 161
Write 93.1
Mixed 121
SusWrite 80.3
25% 114 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 58.8
4K Mixed 28.3
103% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 93.6
DQ Mixed 108
84% 116 MB/s
84GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 74 81 80 80 81 MB/s
Read 140
Write 98.5
Mixed 102
SusWrite 79.2
24% 105 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 58.3
4K Mixed 24.3
95% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 96.2
DQ Mixed 104
82% 115 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 77 69 74 75 73 MB/s
Read 103
Write 72
Mixed 96
SusWrite 72.8
19% 86 MB/s
4K Read 9.1
4K Write 40.6
4K Mixed 14.7
54% 21.5 MB/s
DQ Read 20.1
DQ Write 81
DQ Mixed 25.2
27% 42.1 MB/s
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Typical Force 3 90GB Builds (Compare 1,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 8%
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Desktop
Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus B85M-E/BR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $566

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