Average Bench: 68.9% (353rd of 873)

Based on 802 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBU-SNS8152S3256GG2

Above average average bench

The Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG2 256GB averaged 31.1% 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 501MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 22.7MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG2 256GB is 29.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG2 256GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 11.5MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 34.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 802 samples)
Min Avg Max
477 Read 501 522
173 Write 293 325
269 Mixed 374 405
86.2% 389 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.75 4K Read 22.7 30.1
21.4 4K Write 63.3 93.9
6.83 4K Mixed 11.5 13.7
82.6% 32.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.2 DQ Read 132 274
45.3 DQ Write 194 305
7.14 DQ Mixed 34.2 58.3
62% 120 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
131GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 514
Write 291
Mixed 396
89% 400 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 11.4
96% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 24.7
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 11.2
43% 87.6 MB/s
186GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 498
Write 291
Mixed 393
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 57.7
4K Mixed 13.2
82% 31.2 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 56.2
72% 131 MB/s
64GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 507
Write 223
Mixed 306
76% 345 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 64.8
4K Mixed 12.5
84% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 55
83% 156 MB/s
130GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 491
Write 325
Mixed 399
90% 405 MB/s
4K Read 12.8
4K Write 50.3
4K Mixed 7.04
55% 23.4 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 6.12
75% 176 MB/s
155GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 507
Write 276
Mixed 400
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 12.9
88% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 26.8
DQ Write 66.4
DQ Mixed 11.2
19% 34.8 MB/s
2GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 499
Write 250
Mixed 34.6
56% 261 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 48.6
4K Mixed 12
74% 27.5 MB/s
DQ Read 22.6
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 6.36
29% 60.8 MB/s
130GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 496
Write 313
Mixed 331
84% 380 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 69
4K Mixed 8.58
67% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 16.3
DQ Write 66.3
DQ Mixed 7.54
16% 30.1 MB/s
2GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 496
Write 232
Mixed 300
75% 343 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 54.9
4K Mixed 10.7
78% 29.6 MB/s
DQ Read 22.7
DQ Write 49.3
DQ Mixed 10.3
15% 27.4 MB/s
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Typical RBU-SNS8152S3256GG2 256GB Builds (Compare 4,327 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
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