Average Bench: 74.9% (509th of 1011)

Based on 1,794 user benchmarks.  Models: Corsair Force LE SSD, Corsai Force LE SSD, Corsair Force LE

Good average bench

The Corsair Force LE 120GB averaged 25.0% 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 154MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force LE 120GB is 42.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Force LE 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 99.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 316MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,794 samples)
Min Avg Max
210 Read 436 514
205 Write 387 472
122 Mixed 316 378
63.7 SusWrite 99.1 120
69.1% 310 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.5 4K Read 28 34.3
36.6 4K Write 78.5 110
18.7 4K Mixed 34.3 42.8
128% 46.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
68.3 DQ Read 287 324
80.6 DQ Write 263 366
40.8 DQ Mixed 154 184
149% 235 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 88 91 92 91 92 MB/s
Read 512
Write 470
Mixed 360
SusWrite 113
81% 364 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 42.5
163% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 182
179% 283 MB/s
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 74 90 92 90 78 MB/s
Read 509
Write 474
Mixed 366
SusWrite 103
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 42.8
164% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 181
180% 286 MB/s
70GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 93 93 94 94 93 MB/s
Read 514
Write 469
Mixed 358
SusWrite 121
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 95.4
4K Mixed 41
153% 56.4 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 372
DQ Mixed 181
182% 291 MB/s
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 80 90 93 93 91 MB/s
Read 476
Write 424
Mixed 356
SusWrite 94.7
75% 338 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 61.6
4K Mixed 31.7
113% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 154
138% 214 MB/s
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 84 91 77 73 91 MB/s
Read 494
Write 430
Mixed 357
SusWrite 105
77% 347 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 59.4
4K Mixed 34.9
120% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 137
107% 147 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,525,647 SSDs tested.

Typical Force LE 120GB Builds (Compare 8,038 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI H110M PRO-VD (MS-7996) - $91

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $352

Popular Force LE 120GB compatible motherboards:

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