Average Bench: 65.9% (665th of 1016)

Based on 843 user benchmarks.  Model: TS240GMTS820S

Above average average bench

The Transcend TS240GMTS820S 240GB averaged 34.1% 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 Write Speed 267MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 72.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend TS240GMTS820S 240GB is 49.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Transcend TS240GMTS820S 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 170MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 29.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 843 samples)
Min Avg Max
352 Read 456 507
10.9 Write 334 431
22 Mixed 315 389
44.7 SusWrite 170 402
71.1% 319 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.9 4K Read 23.2 33.6
11.3 4K Write 72.5 112
2.58 4K Mixed 18 26.4
96.6% 37.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
72.3 DQ Read 137 208
28.8 DQ Write 267 328
9.41 DQ Mixed 29.5 40.9
71.4% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0509A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 358 364 371 377 380 MB/s
Read 427
Write 366
Mixed 336
SusWrite 365
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 63.7
4K Mixed 21.4
97% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 38.8
67% 130 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0509A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 54 58 37 54 48 MB/s
Read 482
Write 412
Mixed 381
SusWrite 73.9
75% 337 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 84.6
4K Mixed 24.6
125% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 41.7
86% 170 MB/s
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0510A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 204 14 55 35 73 MB/s
Read 508
Write 426
Mixed 411
SusWrite 116
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 73.4
4K Mixed 26.1
114% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 21.5
DQ Write 68.7
DQ Mixed 40.5
32% 43.6 MB/s
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0510A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 134 56 72 67 63 MB/s
Read 444
Write 384
Mixed 368
SusWrite 122
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 57.9
4K Mixed 18.5
83% 31.8 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 40.3
88% 177 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0327B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 311 165 45 69 54 52 MB/s
Read 329
Write 289
Mixed 300
SusWrite 116
58% 258 MB/s
4K Read 12.6
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 11.7
66% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 32.3
76% 151 MB/s
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0302A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 51 55 37 59 43 MB/s
Read 408
Write 209
Mixed 337
SusWrite 65.3
56% 255 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 26.2
4K Mixed 13
60% 19.6 MB/s
DQ Read 17.7
DQ Write 30.7
DQ Mixed 14.9
14% 21.1 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,412,455 SSDs tested.

Typical TS240GMTS820S 240GB Builds (Compare 7,485 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

System: Acer Nitro AN515-52

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