Average Bench: 49.7% (760th of 956)

Based on 9,982 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S3, KINGSTON SV300S37A60

Below average average bench

The Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB averaged 50.3% 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. 4K Random Read Speed 24.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 27.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB is 41.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 67.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 75.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,982 samples)
Min Avg Max
123 Read 277 410
50.4 Write 75.3 123
69.2 Mixed 111 155
45.3 SusWrite 67.4 98.8
29.1% 133 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.2 4K Read 24.4 34.2
16.1 4K Write 55.5 80
11.8 4K Mixed 27.3 39.2
101% 35.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.6 DQ Read 79.5 115
42.6 DQ Write 72.4 105
23.6 DQ Mixed 67.1 96.6
52.8% 73 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 71 72 72 75 74 MB/s
Read 353
Write 78.7
Mixed 117
SusWrite 71.9
34% 155 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 40.1
137% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 76.1
DQ Mixed 89.4
68% 91.5 MB/s
8GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 77 76 77 77 MB/s
Read 389
Write 77.7
Mixed 128
SusWrite 76
36% 168 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 70.8
4K Mixed 37.6
129% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 79.3
DQ Mixed 92.1
70% 94.5 MB/s
13GB free
Firmware: 603A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 73 73 74 74 73 MB/s
Read 382
Write 77.6
Mixed 121
SusWrite 72.7
36% 163 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 55.4
4K Mixed 32.8
117% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 75.8
DQ Mixed 94.2
70% 93.5 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 72 74 72 72 72 MB/s
Read 336
Write 75.3
Mixed 125
SusWrite 71.8
33% 152 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 25.3
109% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 75.8
DQ Mixed 91.4
69% 93.6 MB/s
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 64 65 63 65 64 MB/s
Read 330
Write 72.5
Mixed 101
SusWrite 64.4
31% 142 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 56.8
4K Mixed 32.7
104% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 76.7
DQ Write 65.3
DQ Mixed 64.2
50% 68.7 MB/s
24GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 54 56 56 58 74 MB/s
Read 277
Write 68.2
Mixed 100
SusWrite 61.8
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 47.8
4K Mixed 19.7
85% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 71.3
DQ Mixed 75.9
61% 87.1 MB/s
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Workstation 30%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $427

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