Average Bench: 56.3% (826th of 1058)

Based on 451 user benchmarks.  Models: Corsair Force GS, Corsair Force GS SSD

Average average bench

The Corsair Force GS 360GB averaged 43.6% 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 102MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.3MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Force GS 360GB is 20.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair Force GS 360GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 18.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 86.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 451 samples)
Min Avg Max
299 Read 377 495
137 Write 236 320
186 Mixed 257 336
120 SusWrite 189 246
59% 265 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.7 4K Read 25.3 31.2
11.9 4K Write 18.2 23.2
12.2 4K Mixed 21 26.5
75% 21.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
121 DQ Read 210 231
65.6 DQ Write 86.2 107
27.3 DQ Mixed 102 136
87.6% 133 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
68GB free
Firmware: 5.07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 219 226 227 226 264 MB/s
Read 406
Write 275
Mixed 255
SusWrite 222
65% 290 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 23.8
4K Mixed 27.2
91% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 95.3
DQ Mixed 116
98% 147 MB/s
160GB free
Firmware: 5.07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 200 198 201 199 199 MB/s
Read 405
Write 187
Mixed 194
SusWrite 203
55% 247 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 16.8
4K Mixed 23.4
85% 23.6 MB/s
DQ Read 229
DQ Write 76.8
DQ Mixed 91.5
84% 132 MB/s
68GB free
Firmware: 5.07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 191 202 206 202 210 MB/s
Read 401
Write 260
Mixed 255
SusWrite 196
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 22.9
4K Mixed 25.7
85% 25 MB/s
DQ Read 225
DQ Write 95.1
DQ Mixed 116
98% 145 MB/s
259GB free
Firmware: 5.24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 174 187 186 187 176 MB/s
Read 382
Write 182
Mixed 223
SusWrite 180
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 20.9
4K Mixed 24
82% 23.8 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 128
105% 153 MB/s
334GB free
Firmware: 5.20
SusWrite @10s intervals: 256 211 206 207 209 208 MB/s
Read 338
Write 300
Mixed 347
SusWrite 216
68% 300 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 21.1
4K Mixed 23.7
77% 22.8 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 131
106% 152 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,291,893 SSDs tested.

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Typical Force GS 360GB Builds (Compare 273 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-GD65 GAMING (MS-7751)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $901

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