Average Bench: 217% (10th of 857)

Based on 4 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SKC1000480G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB averaged 116.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Sequential Read Speed 2,078MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,467MB/s

Unknown consistency

There are too few samples to reasonably determine how consistently this SSD perfroms. This result should be interpreted with caution.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 315MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 83.7MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 4 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,557 Read 2,078 2,458
823 Write 1,240 1,498
1,014 Mixed 1,467 1,762
353% 1,595 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.7 4K Read 32.6 41.8
54.6 4K Write 83.7 122
25.6 4K Mixed 38.3 58.2
143% 51.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
38.4 DQ Read 315 635
97.6 DQ Write 315 580
24.1 DQ Mixed 107 192
138% 246 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
447GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 2,458
Write 1,498
Mixed 1,762
422% 1,906 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 58.2
202% 73.9 MB/s
DQ Read 635
DQ Write 580
DQ Mixed 192
258% 469 MB/s
412GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 2,137
Write 1,377
Mixed 1,510
371% 1,675 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 89.5
4K Mixed 25.6
135% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 38.4
DQ Write 97.6
DQ Mixed 24.1
31% 53.4 MB/s
447GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 2,159
Write 1,264
Mixed 1,581
369% 1,668 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 54.6
4K Mixed 39
122% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 158
DQ Mixed 96.6
93% 147 MB/s
349GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Read 1,557
Write 823
Mixed 1,014
250% 1,131 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 69.1
4K Mixed 30.4
112% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 400
DQ Write 423
DQ Mixed 116
169% 313 MB/s

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,541,596 SSDs tested.


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Typical SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB Builds (Compare 2 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 119%

System: Fujitsu CELSIUS R920power

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 137% - Outstanding Total price: $465

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