Average Bench: 72% (560th of 1011)

Based on 2,412 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SS DSC2BF240A4L, INTEL SSDSC2BF240A4H, INTEL SSDSC2BF240A4L

Good average bench

The Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB averaged 28.0% 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 34.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 198MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 239MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,412 samples)
Min Avg Max
295 Read 359 414
167 Write 239 282
199 Mixed 253 288
135 SusWrite 198 272
58.6% 262 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.4 4K Read 26.5 35.5
28 4K Write 64.1 101
17.6 4K Mixed 31.2 41.7
114% 40.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
152 DQ Read 256 285
135 DQ Write 213 253
70.6 DQ Mixed 140 164
130% 203 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 288 285 276 281 267 MB/s
Read 410
Write 288
Mixed 287
SusWrite 280
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 36.6
140% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 159
136% 198 MB/s
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 188 198 221 222 222 MB/s
Read 381
Write 252
Mixed 275
SusWrite 209
62% 279 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 64.4
4K Mixed 33.9
121% 42.3 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 152
141% 220 MB/s
107GB free
Firmware: LSTi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 239 168 213 218 220 MB/s
Read 339
Write 231
Mixed 272
SusWrite 214
59% 264 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 70.3
4K Mixed 32.4
119% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 159
144% 222 MB/s
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LSTi
SusWrite @10s intervals: 219 194 215 214 212 216 MB/s
Read 355
Write 223
Mixed 236
SusWrite 212
57% 256 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 64.8
4K Mixed 30.9
116% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 25.1
DQ Write 62.6
DQ Mixed 31.1
27% 39.6 MB/s
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Typical SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB Builds (Compare 772 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: 27% - Poor Total price: $468

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