Average Bench: 72% (616th of 1058)

Based on 3,927 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 141MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB is 36.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 192MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 237MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 3,927 samples)
Min Avg Max
301 Read 361 414
176 Write 237 274
195 Mixed 254 283
129 SusWrite 192 230
58.2% 261 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.9 4K Read 27 35.8
27.3 4K Write 64.2 101
18 4K Mixed 31.8 42.7
116% 41 MB/s
Min Avg Max
170 DQ Read 255 285
128 DQ Write 207 248
106 DQ Mixed 141 160
130% 201 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 175 223 203 197 204 MB/s
Read 310
Write 206
Mixed 238
SusWrite 196
53% 237 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 37.7
133% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 237
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 126
114% 176 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,260,479 SSDs tested.


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Typical SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB Builds (Compare 2,054 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop 50%
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteBook 840 G1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 8% - Terrible Total price: $115

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