Average Bench: 209% (13th of 860)

Based on 4 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SKC1000960G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB averaged 108.8% 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 Read Speed 1,894MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,393MB/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 Read Speed 213MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 201MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 4 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,277 Read 1,894 2,477
1,058 Write 1,284 1,473
1,218 Mixed 1,393 1,664
338% 1,524 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.1 4K Read 31.7 36.5
49.6 4K Write 77.5 88.1
37.5 4K Mixed 44.1 49.3
145% 51.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37.4 DQ Read 213 290
102 DQ Write 201 242
67.7 DQ Mixed 108 132
108% 174 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
894GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Read 2,477
Write 1,473
Mixed 1,664
414% 1,871 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 49.3
162% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 37.4
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 132
83% 90.4 MB/s
828GB free
Firmware: E7FT04.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 2,326
Write 1,058
Mixed 1,218
337% 1,534 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 37.5
138% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 67.7
98% 182 MB/s
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

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,121,346 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $484.992 mins ago.
Send price feedback
Typical SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB Builds (Compare 4,899 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $2,065

Popular SKC1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your SSD? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark (UBM).
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write and mixed IO.
  • - Checks include: 4k Align, NCQ, TRIM, SATA, USB & S.M.A.R.T.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the highest voted in class.
  • - Find the best upgrades.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) October 2017 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our consumer SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed based on real world performance then adjust by cost per GB to yield a value for money rating. Calculated values don't always tell the whole picture so we check them against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. Share your opinion by voting. [SSDrivePro]

 Comments

860 Drives (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different SSDs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $300Nvidia GTX 1070 $394Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $98
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $280AMD RX 480 $491Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $126
Intel Core i5-7600K $230Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $163SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $842SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $180SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  @Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback