Average Bench: 73.8% (579th of 1058)

Based on 19,427 user benchmarks.  Model: GIGABYTE GP-GSTFS31240GNTD

Good average bench

The Gigabyte SSD 240GB averaged 26.1% 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 Mixed IO Speed 159MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 31.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Gigabyte SSD 240GB is 41.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Gigabyte SSD 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 134MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 275MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 19,427 samples)
Min Avg Max
287 Read 410 485
104 Write 275 428
141 Mixed 310 377
56.8 SusWrite 134 262
63% 282 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.3 4K Read 31.2 39.5
26.9 4K Write 70.4 90.4
12.6 4K Mixed 32.3 42.3
126% 44.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
97.9 DQ Read 234 308
36.3 DQ Write 256 343
15.2 DQ Mixed 159 217
144% 217 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 129 99 100 100 102 MB/s
Read 401
Write 200
Mixed 264
SusWrite 134
55% 250 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 44.2
150% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 201
169% 243 MB/s
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMP1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 104 95 94 94 199 MB/s
Read 397
Write 115
Mixed 311
SusWrite 158
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 34.1
137% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 194
174% 263 MB/s
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMJ1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 276 338 334 30 6.1 6.4 MB/s
Read 328
Write 328
Mixed 330
SusWrite 165
65% 288 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 33.3
122% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 154
124% 173 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,077,776 SSDs tested.

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Typical SSD 240GB Builds (Compare 39,973 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $59

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $505

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