Average Bench: 58.2% (14th of 639)

Based on 33 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 1b1c PID 1a0d Model: Corsair Voyager GS

Average average bench

The Corsair Voyager GS 126GB 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.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 101MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 101MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Voyager GS 126GB is 71%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Corsair Voyager GS 126GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 6.84MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.76MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 33 samples)
Min Avg Max
23 Read 219 297
17.5 Write 101 195
5.2 Mixed 101 243
157% 141 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.004 4K Read 6.84 10.3
0.002 4K Write 0.91 1.62
0.002 4K Mixed 0.76 1.39
82.3% 2.84 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
117GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 255
Write 195
Mixed 159
246% 203 MB/s
4K Read 10.3
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.78
96% 3.99 MB/s
113GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 274
Write 60.4
Mixed 36.4
112% 123 MB/s
4K Read 8.2
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.45
88% 3.3 MB/s
83GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 288
Write 35.5
Mixed 101
137% 142 MB/s
4K Read 8.78
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.76
90% 3.49 MB/s
117GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 277
Write 48
Mixed 57.6
117% 127 MB/s
4K Read 8.44
4K Write 0.39
4K Mixed 1.38
92% 3.4 MB/s
114GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 231
Write 47.4
Mixed 57.7
107% 112 MB/s
4K Read 8.65
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.77
92% 3.47 MB/s
118GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 230
Write 36
Mixed 59.4
102% 109 MB/s
4K Read 8.85
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.87
118% 3.78 MB/s
55GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 27.6
Write 17.5
Mixed 14.6
23% 19.9 MB/s
4K Read 3.23
4K Write 0.41
4K Mixed 0.82
54% 1.49 MB/s
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Typical Voyager GS 126GB Builds (Compare 130 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 73%
Workstation 54%

Motherboard: Asrock Z87 Professional - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,094

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