Average Bench: 61.6% (10th of 622)

Based on 26 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 1b1c PID 1a0d Model: Corsair Voyager GS

Above average average bench

The Corsair Voyager GS 126GB averaged 38.3% 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 Write Speed 112MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 112MB/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.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 6.68MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.78MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 26 samples)
Min Avg Max
23 Read 226 297
19.7 Write 112 194
5.2 Mixed 112 243
170% 150 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.004 4K Read 6.68 10.3
0.002 4K Write 0.91 1.57
0.002 4K Mixed 0.78 1.39
82.4% 2.79 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
86GB free, PID 1a0d, Corsair Flash Voyager GS 128GB
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 253
Write 181
Mixed 167
242% 200 MB/s
4K Read 7.85
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.79
88% 3.19 MB/s
109GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 252
Write 185
Mixed 115
217% 184 MB/s
4K Read 3.84
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.8
74% 1.86 MB/s
113GB free, PID 1a0d, CORSAIR 128GB USB 3
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 248
Write 180
Mixed 177
246% 202 MB/s
4K Read 3.99
4K Write 0.98
4K Mixed 0.8
75% 1.92 MB/s
113GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 249
Write 180
Mixed 162
238% 197 MB/s
4K Read 3.97
4K Write 0.97
4K Mixed 0.77
74% 1.91 MB/s
70GB free, PID 1a0d, Voyager GT
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 247
Write 140
Mixed 112
190% 167 MB/s
4K Read 5.38
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.73
76% 2.34 MB/s
70GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 297
Write 103
Mixed 154
203% 185 MB/s
4K Read 7.42
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.51
78% 2.97 MB/s
117GB free, PID 1a0d, corsair 128g
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 238
Write 60.1
Mixed 104
140% 134 MB/s
4K Read 9.81
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.85
97% 3.86 MB/s
117GB free, PID 1a0d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 239
Write 35.9
Mixed 107
129% 128 MB/s
4K Read 9.17
4K Write 1.13
4K Mixed 0.9
103% 3.73 MB/s
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Typical Voyager GS 126GB Builds (Compare 72 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z87 Professional - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,054

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