Average Bench: 106% (184th of 1012)

Based on 590 user benchmarks.  Model: Lexar SSD

Outstanding average bench

The Lexar SSD 240GB averaged 5.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Lexar SSD 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 34.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 715MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Lexar SSD 240GB is 136%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Lexar SSD 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 378MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 431MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 590 samples)
Min Avg Max
359 Read 715 1,674
125 Write 476 1,095
167 Mixed 431 1,014
169 SusWrite 378 529
112% 500 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19 4K Read 34.4 51.2
33.4 4K Write 85.5 180
14.2 4K Mixed 29.3 50.4
135% 49.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
96.5 DQ Read 301 770
96.7 DQ Write 315 928
19.8 DQ Mixed 75.6 285
121% 230 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0515A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 869 172 168 128 160 162 MB/s
Read 1,518
Write 1,039
Mixed 978
SusWrite 276
212% 953 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 89.4
4K Mixed 39.4
158% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 394
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 78.4
136% 268 MB/s
191GB free
Firmware: R1127A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 432 430 426 435 392 MB/s
Read 462
Write 419
Mixed 346
SusWrite 422
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 81
4K Mixed 24
128% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 218
DQ Mixed 35.7
74% 148 MB/s
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0824F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 398 393 405 407 406 MB/s
Read 471
Write 408
Mixed 411
SusWrite 397
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 39.8
4K Mixed 29.9
98% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 210
155% 208 MB/s
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0824F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 393 392 399 395 395 MB/s
Read 453
Write 397
Mixed 399
SusWrite 395
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 33
4K Mixed 25.4
87% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 177
138% 192 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,095,342 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD 240GB Builds (Compare 12,866 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $79

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $433

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