Average Bench: 33.1% (68th of 639)

Based on 342 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 1b1c PID 1a09 Model: Corsair Voyager GT 3.0

Poor average bench

The Corsair Flash Voyager GT USB 3.0 32GB averaged 66.9% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 9.25MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 139MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Flash Voyager GT USB 3.0 32GB is 39.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Flash Voyager GT USB 3.0 32GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Write Speed 37.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 41MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 342 samples)
Min Avg Max
29.1 Read 139 230
15.8 Write 37.3 67.3
14.2 Mixed 41 82.4
72.5% 72.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.63 4K Read 9.25 19.4
0.1 4K Write 0.85 1.67
0.03 4K Mixed 0.68 1.66
86.4% 3.6 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
6GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 227
Write 43.1
Mixed 44.9
97% 105 MB/s
4K Read 5.59
4K Write 0.72
4K Mixed 0.66
68% 2.33 MB/s
2GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 236
Write 32
Mixed 52
97% 107 MB/s
4K Read 8.44
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.01
48% 2.98 MB/s
27GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 170
Write 33
Mixed 36
74% 79.6 MB/s
4K Read 13.8
4K Write 0.04
4K Mixed 0.8
80% 4.88 MB/s
13GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 35
Write 9.1
Mixed 15
21% 19.7 MB/s
4K Read 5.47
4K Write 0.71
4K Mixed 0.02
45% 2.07 MB/s
7GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 25.6
Write 18.5
Mixed 20.2
26% 21.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.57
4K Write 0.44
4K Mixed 0.05
30% 1.35 MB/s
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Desktop 68%
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Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,037

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Durable and Shock-Resistant...

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13 months ago.

The end cap gets lost eventually, nullifying the whole "water-resistant" selling point but it is a very good flash drive.


15 days ago.

so good

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