Average Bench: 196% (103rd of 1071)

Based on 6,260 user benchmarks.  Model: KIOXIA-EXCERIA SSD

Outstanding average bench

The Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB averaged 95.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 959MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,193MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB is 115%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 40.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 795MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,260 samples)
Min Avg Max
381 Read 935 1224
1,068 Write 1,435 1,560
269 Mixed 1,016 1,314
423 SusWrite 795 1,053
237% 1,045 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.7 4K Read 40.3 51.3
76.6 4K Write 128 181
29.6 4K Mixed 56.4 71.6
201% 74.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
829 DQ Read 1,193 1,416
508 DQ Write 966 1,502
335 DQ Mixed 959 1,291
751% 1,039 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
406GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA15.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1503 1543 974 866 866 866 MB/s
Read 1,108
Write 1,546
Mixed 1,282
SusWrite 1103
285% 1,260 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 91.8
4K Mixed 54.6
188% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 959
DQ Write 630
DQ Mixed 784
588% 791 MB/s
259GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.b
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1444 1320 776 769 556 628 MB/s
Read 915
Write 1,128
Mixed 1,083
SusWrite 916
229% 1,010 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 45.6
166% 62.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,347
DQ Write 520
DQ Mixed 403
438% 757 MB/s
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 803 481 499 543 330 177 MB/s
Read 972
Write 1,307
Mixed 1058
SusWrite 472
215% 952 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 50.8
180% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1132
DQ Write 685
DQ Mixed 834
641% 884 MB/s
255GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA15.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 607 716 691 605 611 613 MB/s
Read 851
Write 1,442
Mixed 451
SusWrite 641
191% 846 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 38.1
165% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 964
DQ Write 785
DQ Mixed 1,023
725% 924 MB/s
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B450M S2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $455

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