Average Bench: 162% (127th of 1058)

Based on 176 user benchmarks.  Model: KIOXIA-EXCERIA SSD

Outstanding average bench

The Kioxia-exceria SSD 250GB averaged 62.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kioxia-exceria SSD 250GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 642MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 802MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kioxia-exceria SSD 250GB is 88%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kioxia-exceria SSD 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 486MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 40.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 176 samples)
Min Avg Max
436 Read 948 1,237
571 Write 1,046 1,213
245 Mixed 850 1,089
281 SusWrite 486 612
187% 832 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.4 4K Read 40.1 52.2
63.8 4K Write 119 157
32.9 4K Mixed 55.1 66.1
194% 71.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
460 DQ Read 762 820
318 DQ Write 802 1,142
220 DQ Mixed 642 765
521% 735 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1087 999 290 281 284 313 MB/s
Read 1,239
Write 1,153
Mixed 1080
SusWrite 542
225% 1,004 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 64.6
231% 86.4 MB/s
DQ Read 813
DQ Write 950
DQ Mixed 753
603% 839 MB/s
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1148 323 287 315 291 286 MB/s
Read 1,216
Write 1,154
Mixed 1,061
SusWrite 442
217% 968 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 62.3
217% 79.5 MB/s
DQ Read 811
DQ Write 627
DQ Mixed 718
537% 718 MB/s
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1154 1010 366 365 363 364 MB/s
Read 1,138
Write 1,148
Mixed 1,054
SusWrite 604
222% 986 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 56.1
184% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 815
DQ Write 698
DQ Mixed 752
565% 755 MB/s
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 896 878 352 357 358 359 MB/s
Read 826
Write 1,183
Mixed 966
SusWrite 533
198% 877 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 62.3
223% 82 MB/s
DQ Read 782
DQ Write 648
DQ Mixed 752
553% 728 MB/s
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1153 970 581 356 357 357 MB/s
Read 773
Write 864
Mixed 823
SusWrite 629
174% 772 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 58.3
198% 72.4 MB/s
DQ Read 817
DQ Write 642
DQ Mixed 751
556% 737 MB/s
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 925 875 365 364 364 363 MB/s
Read 934
Write 1,167
Mixed 946
SusWrite 542
202% 897 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 46.5
178% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 806
DQ Write 800
DQ Mixed 757
582% 788 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFA12.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 871 869 356 357 358 349 MB/s
Read 1,070
Write 1151
Mixed 524
SusWrite 527
183% 818 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 48
165% 57.8 MB/s
DQ Read 484
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 401
305% 414 MB/s
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Gaming 48%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B450M S2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $407

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