Average Bench: 75.4% (496th of 1011)

Based on 2,835 user benchmarks.  Model: GIGABYTE GP-GSTFS31240GNTD

Good average bench

The Gigabyte SSD 240GB averaged 24.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Gigabyte SSD 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 171MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 31.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Gigabyte SSD 240GB is 42.3%. 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 145MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 272MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,835 samples)
Min Avg Max
297 Read 423 485
108 Write 272 418
149 Mixed 308 373
85.3 SusWrite 145 285
63.9% 287 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.4 4K Read 31.4 39.2
26.5 4K Write 70.2 96.1
17.9 4K Mixed 32.4 41.5
126% 44.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
74.6 DQ Read 234 307
68.3 DQ Write 270 338
36 DQ Mixed 171 217
151% 225 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
129GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 108 109 109 107 216 MB/s
Read 400
Write 119
Mixed 268
SusWrite 171
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 83.1
4K Mixed 40.3
156% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 202
172% 250 MB/s
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 296 91 41 66 98 99 MB/s
Read 442
Write 326
Mixed 328
SusWrite 115
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 81.9
4K Mixed 34.4
143% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 202
175% 257 MB/s
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 168 75 75 77 46 MB/s
Read 459
Write 281
Mixed 324
SusWrite 101
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 76
4K Mixed 33.5
136% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 190
167% 247 MB/s
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 130 103 103 103 104 MB/s
Read 451
Write 362
Mixed 359
SusWrite 143
74% 329 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 39.3
4K Mixed 24.4
89% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 210
179% 262 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,664,288 SSDs tested.

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Typical SSD 240GB Builds (Compare 15,857 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 33%
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Desktop
Desktop 58%
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Workstation
Workstation 32%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $62

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $329

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