Average Bench: 42.9% (763rd of 929)

Based on 10,171 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S3, KINGSTON SV300S37A60

Below average average bench

The Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB averaged 57.1% 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. 4K Random Read Speed 22.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 54.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB is 31%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 74.1MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 60.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,171 samples)
Min Avg Max
148 Read 324 460
47.8 Write 74.1 117
66.9 Mixed 111 170
36.6% 170 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.4 4K Read 22.2 31.3
27.9 4K Write 54.2 77.4
6.43 4K Mixed 11.9 17.3
77.6% 29.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.6 DQ Read 60.8 112
43.2 DQ Write 69.4 115
6.69 DQ Mixed 18.3 32.2
26.8% 49.5 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
18GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 435
Write 76.9
Mixed 123
45% 211 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 18.1
99% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 107
DQ Write 68.6
DQ Mixed 10.4
29% 61.8 MB/s
6GB free
Firmware: 541ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 423
Write 65.9
Mixed 92.1
41% 194 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 68.2
4K Mixed 13.5
91% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 88.3
DQ Write 70
DQ Mixed 24.2
33% 60.8 MB/s
7GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 451
Write 78
Mixed 131
47% 220 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 46.1
4K Mixed 13
79% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 100
DQ Write 74.4
DQ Mixed 29.8
38% 68.1 MB/s
6GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 247
Write 71.8
Mixed 106
31% 142 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 52.8
4K Mixed 12.2
74% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 27.4
DQ Write 54.8
DQ Mixed 11.6
17% 31.3 MB/s
31GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 186
Write 73.6
Mixed 107
27% 122 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 50.2
4K Mixed 8.04
58% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 16.6
DQ Write 76.3
DQ Mixed 10.1
18% 34.3 MB/s
19GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 196
Write 76.4
Mixed 87.9
26% 120 MB/s
4K Read 7.54
4K Write 17.8
4K Mixed 4.79
27% 10 MB/s
DQ Read 9.94
DQ Write 30.7
DQ Mixed 5.08
8% 15.2 MB/s
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Desktop 42%
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Workstation 30%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $446

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