Average Bench: 58.1% (803rd of 1058)

Based on 139 user benchmarks.  Model: GLOWAY FER240GS3-S7

Average average bench

The Gloway FER240GS3-S7 240GB averaged 41.8% 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 Random Read Speed 21.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 443MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Gloway FER240GS3-S7 240GB is 60.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Gloway FER240GS3-S7 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 147MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 11.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 139 samples)
Min Avg Max
356 Read 443 505
147 Write 352 455
10.5 Mixed 278 472
64.8 SusWrite 147 386
68.1% 305 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.2 4K Read 21.7 35.8
3.4 4K Write 53.6 108
0.3 4K Mixed 11.6 37.5
76.1% 29 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21 DQ Read 127 310
10.3 DQ Write 183 332
0.69 DQ Mixed 54.3 217
69.3% 122 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM81.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 298 302 303 303 302 MB/s
Read 446
Write 309
Mixed 290
SusWrite 300
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 83.5
4K Mixed 38.7
147% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 221
191% 280 MB/s
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM81.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 277 281 293 299 301 MB/s
Read 435
Write 279
Mixed 284
SusWrite 289
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 70.3
4K Mixed 34.9
131% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 217
189% 279 MB/s
169GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 311 159 107 109 107 107 MB/s
Read 437
Write 257
Mixed 320
SusWrite 150
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 74.8
4K Mixed 36.4
140% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 196
170% 249 MB/s
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 80 59 45 41 42 MB/s
Read 446
Write 334
Mixed 311
SusWrite 67.7
64% 290 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 27
4K Mixed 9.1
27% 12.2 MB/s
DQ Read 49.3
DQ Write 69
DQ Mixed 191
107% 103 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,118,194 SSDs tested.

Typical FER240GS3-S7 240GB Builds (Compare 126 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Intel S5520SC

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