Average Bench: 81.1% (392nd of 1003)

Based on 1,547 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SM2280S3G2240G

Very good average bench

The Kingston SM2280S3G2240G 240GB averaged just 18.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston SM2280S3G2240G 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 137MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 81.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SM2280S3G2240G 240GB is 38.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston SM2280S3G2240G 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 225MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 272MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,547 samples)
Min Avg Max
291 Read 446 510
94.4 Write 272 326
118 Mixed 273 314
117 SusWrite 225 317
67.8% 304 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.3 4K Read 26 31.9
39 4K Write 81.2 114
16.8 4K Mixed 32.5 40.2
124% 46.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
152 DQ Read 273 318
90.4 DQ Write 245 320
68.1 DQ Mixed 137 157
136% 219 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
176GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 323 320 318 318 319 MB/s
Read 499
Write 327
Mixed 325
SusWrite 320
82% 368 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 42.1
166% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 156
151% 236 MB/s
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 167 126 100 107 94 MB/s
Read 508
Write 301
Mixed 309
SusWrite 136
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 39.8
155% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 146
156% 257 MB/s
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 216 252 176 139 157 MB/s
Read 428
Write 325
Mixed 278
SusWrite 189
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 84.1
4K Mixed 36.5
138% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 253
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 152
147% 231 MB/s
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 304 226 231 239 229 MB/s
Read 451
Write 321
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 241
61% 273 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 28.8
95% 35.6 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 155
158% 255 MB/s
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 244 219 129 195 153 MB/s
Read 478
Write 314
Mixed 301
SusWrite 201
72% 323 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 21.9
4K Mixed 18.7
72% 21.6 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 156
158% 254 MB/s
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 123 100 88 110 100 MB/s
Read 334
Write 147
Mixed 250
SusWrite 114
47% 211 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 44.7
4K Mixed 19.9
75% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 149
131% 194 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,792,509 SSDs tested.

Typical SM2280S3G2240G 240GB Builds (Compare 5,874 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

System: Asus ROG GL552VW GAMING LAPTOP - $1,049

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $1,049

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