Average Bench: 75.6% (477th of 1003)

Based on 8,502 user benchmarks.  Model: SSD

Good average bench

The SSD 240GB averaged 24.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SSD 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 161MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 30.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SSD 240GB is 51.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SSD 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 153MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 292MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,502 samples)
Min Avg Max
298 Read 421 495
116 Write 292 457
131 Mixed 301 372
68.9 SusWrite 153 350
65.1% 292 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.46 4K Read 30.5 38.8
28.8 4K Write 73 99.3
14.9 4K Mixed 32.3 42.2
126% 45.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
65.8 DQ Read 239 347
31.4 DQ Write 254 345
20.9 DQ Mixed 161 218
145% 218 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 121 149 64 56 99 MB/s
Read 432
Write 303
Mixed 323
SusWrite 97
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 78.3
4K Mixed 40.3
142% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 203
173% 251 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM91.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 117 130 79 106 95 MB/s
Read 476
Write 316
Mixed 320
SusWrite 124
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 31.9
126% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 187
168% 254 MB/s
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 78 63 92 97 59 MB/s
Read 303
Write 138
Mixed 278
SusWrite 82.1
45% 201 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 34.7
130% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 190
168% 251 MB/s
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 97 54 99 94 71 MB/s
Read 474
Write 174
Mixed 186
SusWrite 86.9
50% 230 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 96.3
4K Mixed 13.7
106% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 101
119% 211 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,833,945 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD 240GB Builds (Compare 14,022 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asrock AB350 Pro4 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $511

Popular SSD 240GB compatible motherboards:

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Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

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