Average Bench: 191% (21st of 857)

Based on 2 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SKC1000960G
Poor: 179%Average: 191% Great: 203%

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Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB averaged 90.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,346MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 1,302MB/s

Unknown consistency

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

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 232MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 67.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,277 Read 1,386 1,495
1,277 Write 1,302 1,328
1,262 Mixed 1,346 1,430
300% 1,345 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.1 4K Read 31.8 36.5
49.6 4K Write 67.4 85.3
41.8 4K Mixed 44.7 47.6
141% 48 MB/s
Min Avg Max
285 DQ Read 287 290
223 DQ Write 232 242
115 DQ Mixed 116 117
126% 212 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
497GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,495
Write 1,328
Mixed 1,430
316% 1,418 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 47.6
161% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 117
128% 216 MB/s
795GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,277
Write 1,277
Mixed 1,262
284% 1,272 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 49.6
4K Mixed 41.8
121% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 115
124% 208 MB/s

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

 Prices

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Typical SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB Builds (Compare 3,545 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
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Desktop
Desktop 107%
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Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $2,062

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