Average Bench: 38.8% (44th of 639)

Based on 70 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 13fe PID 5000 Model: Patriot Memory

Poor average bench

The Patriot Supersonic Xpress USB 3.0 128GB averaged 61.1% 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. Sequential Read Speed 168MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 63.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot Supersonic Xpress USB 3.0 128GB is 51.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Patriot Supersonic Xpress USB 3.0 128GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 45.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 6.85MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 70 samples)
Min Avg Max
31 Read 168 276
14.8 Write 45.6 160
14.8 Mixed 63.1 152
95.3% 92.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
3.41 4K Read 6.85 9.61
0.46 4K Write 0.93 1.55
0.37 4K Mixed 0.79 1.37
83.7% 2.85 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
28GB free, PID 5000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 276
Write 60.1
Mixed 89.6
141% 142 MB/s
4K Read 7.71
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 1.38
119% 3.45 MB/s
41GB free, PID 5000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 275
Write 47.9
Mixed 45.9
111% 123 MB/s
4K Read 9.07
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.85
95% 3.63 MB/s
57GB free, PID 5000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 161
Write 40.8
Mixed 93.2
107% 98.2 MB/s
4K Read 6.64
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.13
87% 2.83 MB/s
57GB free, PID 5000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 161
Write 30.5
Mixed 30.6
68% 73.9 MB/s
4K Read 6.68
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.77
96% 2.92 MB/s
20GB free, PID 5000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 42.8
Write 23.9
Mixed 14.7
30% 27.1 MB/s
4K Read 4.57
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.79
76% 2.1 MB/s
106GB free, PID 5000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 30.8
Write 13.5
Mixed 19
24% 21.1 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 0.58
4K Mixed 0.48
52% 1.79 MB/s
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