Average Bench: 72% (569th of 1016)

Based on 2,595 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SS DSC2BF240A4L, INTEL SSDSC2BF240A4H, INTEL SSDSC2BF240A4L

Good average bench

The Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB averaged 27.9% 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 139MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 31.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB is 36.1%. 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 196MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 237MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 2,595 samples)
Min Avg Max
295 Read 359 414
159 Write 237 284
197 Mixed 253 286
132 SusWrite 196 266
58.4% 261 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.5 4K Read 26.5 35.8
27.7 4K Write 64.8 103
17 4K Mixed 31.4 42.3
115% 40.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
135 DQ Read 256 285
135 DQ Write 213 252
70.3 DQ Mixed 139 162
130% 203 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
21GB free
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 199 172 196 198 205 MB/s
Read 400
Write 264
Mixed 285
SusWrite 193
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 45.2
172% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 152
140% 217 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 208 192 204 208 193 205 MB/s
Read 383
Write 252
Mixed 267
SusWrite 202
62% 276 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 53.5
4K Mixed 33.2
114% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 122
130% 216 MB/s
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LS2i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 158 201 213 206 202 MB/s
Read 359
Write 241
Mixed 248
SusWrite 193
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 54.7
4K Mixed 33
111% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 150
139% 216 MB/s
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LSTi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 282 283 283 283 283 MB/s
Read 391
Write 286
Mixed 291
SusWrite 282
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 24.8
85% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 168
154% 235 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 187 190 213 205 203 MB/s
Read 328
Write 215
Mixed 250
SusWrite 201
56% 249 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 66.9
4K Mixed 27.5
106% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 142
130% 199 MB/s
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LSTi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 160 163 221 162 160 MB/s
Read 309
Write 188
Mixed 230
SusWrite 171
50% 225 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 31
105% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 61
93% 178 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 248 261 249 251 251 MB/s
Read 355
Write 256
Mixed 272
SusWrite 252
64% 284 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 53.2
4K Mixed 19
88% 31.9 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 159
128% 177 MB/s
2,595 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,456,158 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $13021 mins
Send price feedback
Typical SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB Builds (Compare 831 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 7829DB2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 28% - Poor Total price: $445

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) January 2020 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

1016 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 i5-9600K $218Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $42
Intel Core i5-9400F $150Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $356Nvidia RTX 2060 $349Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $653SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback