Average Bench: 72.8% (595th of 1058)

Based on 17,066 user benchmarks.  Model: GIGABYTE GP-GSTFS31240GNTD

Good average bench

The Gigabyte SSD 240GB averaged 27.2% 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 157MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 30.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Gigabyte SSD 240GB is 47.7%. 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 135MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 279MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,066 samples)
Min Avg Max
264 Read 404 484
101 Write 279 445
117 Mixed 304 383
54.4 SusWrite 135 285
62.5% 280 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.74 4K Read 30.5 39.8
20.3 4K Write 68.3 94.1
11.6 4K Mixed 32 42.6
123% 43.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
96.9 DQ Read 234 307
23.4 DQ Write 253 348
12.4 DQ Mixed 157 218
142% 215 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
75GB free
Firmware: P1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 238 133 133 133 133 MB/s
Read 450
Write 149
Mixed 325
SusWrite 186
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 40.4
154% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 200
173% 252 MB/s
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 374 92 77 76 77 77 MB/s
Read 476
Write 353
Mixed 331
SusWrite 129
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 84.4
4K Mixed 35.7
147% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 257
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 197
173% 256 MB/s
68GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 186 75 68 67 68 MB/s
Read 451
Write 306
Mixed 315
SusWrite 126
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 30.4
136% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 197
172% 254 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 301 344 96 66 65 MB/s
Read 486
Write 403
Mixed 352
SusWrite 180
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 70
4K Mixed 29
120% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 157
130% 185 MB/s
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMP1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 140 141 110 49 98 MB/s
Read 456
Write 324
Mixed 348
SusWrite 114
69% 310 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 85.8
4K Mixed 11.6
117% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 17.7
DQ Mixed 30.1
52% 109 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,172,041 SSDs tested.

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Typical SSD 240GB Builds (Compare 35,871 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 - $65

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $516

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