Average Bench: 196% (88th of 1058)

Based on 5,671 user benchmarks.  Model: KIOXIA-EXCERIA SSD

Outstanding average bench

The Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB averaged 96.4% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 956MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 975MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB is 127%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 797MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 41.8MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 5,671 samples)
Min Avg Max
357 Read 928 1,224
1,034 Write 1,434 1,564
265 Mixed 999 1,323
408 SusWrite 797 1,055
235% 1,039 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.8 4K Read 41.8 52.6
74.8 4K Write 131 203
29.9 4K Mixed 56.6 73.5
205% 76.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
780 DQ Read 1,174 1,413
499 DQ Write 975 1,516
339 DQ Mixed 956 1,303
748% 1,035 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
425GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.b
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1511 1261 712 717 718 724 MB/s
Read 1,069
Write 1,600
Mixed 1,202
SusWrite 940
272% 1,203 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 53.6
222% 92 MB/s
DQ Read 1,381
DQ Write 1,596
DQ Mixed 1,240
1,003% 1,406 MB/s
264GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.b
SusWrite @10s intervals: 637 529 557 534 548 536 MB/s
Read 1,084
Write 1,481
Mixed 595
SusWrite 557
209% 929 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 55.2
176% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,225
DQ Write 927
DQ Mixed 378
472% 843 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 57,592,379 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD 500GB Builds (Compare 30,367 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B450M S2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $326

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