Average Bench: 53.4% (830th of 1034)

Based on 6,293 user benchmarks.  Models: Corsair Force LS SSD, Corsair Force LS

Average average bench

The Corsair Force LS 120GB averaged 46.5% 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 Random Read Speed 24.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 434MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force LS 120GB is 42.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force LS 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 91.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 123MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,293 samples)
Min Avg Max
322 Read 434 504
33.8 Write 123 339
56.7 Mixed 153 303
26.4 SusWrite 91.8 197
43.8% 200 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.8 4K Read 24.8 37.8
16.6 4K Write 55.7 90.5
5 4K Mixed 15.1 29.6
86.3% 31.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
53.1 DQ Read 130 285
16.9 DQ Write 105 289
2.8 DQ Mixed 33.8 137
48.1% 89.6 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 37 39 45 40 34 MB/s
Read 463
Write 34.5
Mixed 38.3
SusWrite 38.7
30% 144 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 16.9
4K Mixed 10.3
70% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 134
DQ Write 63
DQ Mixed 9.1
30% 68.7 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 50 61 40 37 36 MB/s
Read 452
Write 65.4
Mixed 110
SusWrite 48.2
36% 169 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 41
4K Mixed 8.5
69% 24.5 MB/s
DQ Read 127
DQ Write 59.2
DQ Mixed 6.7
28% 64.2 MB/s
6GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 39 32 32 26 23 MB/s
Read 411
Write 33.5
Mixed 114
SusWrite 29.3
32% 147 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 36.5
4K Mixed 7.1
78% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 61.4
DQ Mixed 15.9
30% 62.4 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,489,611 SSDs tested.

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Typical Force LS 120GB Builds (Compare 98 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock 870 Extreme3 R2.0

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $315

Popular Force LS 120GB compatible motherboards:

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