Average Bench: 72.3% (549th of 1011)

Based on 2,470 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SS DSC2BF240A4L, INTEL SSDSC2BF240A4H, INTEL SSDSC2BF240A4L

Good average bench

The Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB averaged 27.7% 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 140MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.5MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB is 36.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 200MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 238MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 2,470 samples)
Min Avg Max
302 Read 360 418
169 Write 238 283
202 Mixed 253 289
136 SusWrite 200 272
58.7% 263 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.8 4K Read 26.5 35.7
27.4 4K Write 65 101
16.9 4K Mixed 31.2 42.3
114% 40.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
166 DQ Read 257 285
135 DQ Write 212 257
82.3 DQ Mixed 140 166
131% 203 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 228 242 249 240 226 MB/s
Read 397
Write 283
Mixed 276
SusWrite 240
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 38.9
140% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 145
135% 209 MB/s
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LSTi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 291 276 251 265 255 MB/s
Read 401
Write 295
Mixed 300
SusWrite 268
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 37.7
4K Mixed 24.6
85% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 164
152% 234 MB/s
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LSTi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 219 204 230 217 218 MB/s
Read 353
Write 219
Mixed 226
SusWrite 217
57% 254 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 28.2
101% 35.1 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 146
139% 217 MB/s
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LSTi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 179 206 192 198 193 MB/s
Read 358
Write 209
Mixed 223
SusWrite 194
55% 246 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 63.9
4K Mixed 26.8
104% 38.1 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 145
140% 222 MB/s
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 141 178 195 215 191 MB/s
Read 307
Write 211
Mixed 239
SusWrite 176
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 47.5
4K Mixed 29.8
100% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 157
145% 223 MB/s
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LADi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 254 263 228 152 169 MB/s
Read 295
Write 228
Mixed 245
SusWrite 216
55% 246 MB/s
4K Read 12.5
4K Write 30.5
4K Mixed 16.6
56% 19.9 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 158
120% 163 MB/s
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LS2i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 222 209 210 210 209 MB/s
Read 382
Write 200
Mixed 238
SusWrite 214
58% 259 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 25
4K Mixed 11.9
64% 20.2 MB/s
DQ Read 27.4
DQ Write 54.5
DQ Mixed 31.7
27% 37.9 MB/s
2,470 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,667,174 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $1731 sec
Send price feedback
Typical SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB Builds (Compare 681 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $466

Popular SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB systems:

How Fast Is Your SSD? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2019 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

1011 Drives (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different SSDs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
Intel Core i5-9600K $225Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $278Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $195Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super) $429Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $203
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $70SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $606SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $64Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback