Average Bench: 152% (153rd of 1071)

Based on 3,789 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON OM8PDP3256B-AI1

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston OM8PDP3256B-AI1 256GB averaged 51.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston OM8PDP3256B-AI1 256GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 617MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 756MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston OM8PDP3256B-AI1 256GB is 139%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston OM8PDP3256B-AI1 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 357MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 110MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 3,789 samples)
Min Avg Max
225 Read 1,048 1,352
167 Write 879 1,190
104 Mixed 836 1,152
163 SusWrite 357 489
174% 780 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.7 4K Read 47.9 56.5
23.4 4K Write 110 208
12 4K Mixed 52.1 80.5
198% 70.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
359 DQ Read 756 914
169 DQ Write 538 965
225 DQ Mixed 617 852
469% 637 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0S03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 687 236 299 271 319 286 MB/s
Read 1,264
Write 1,000
Mixed 1,143
SusWrite 350
210% 939 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 66.1
258% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 902
DQ Write 1,038
DQ Mixed 848
673% 930 MB/s
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0S03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 654 308 272 293 130 129 MB/s
Read 1,176
Write 1126
Mixed 1,086
SusWrite 297
206% 921 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 70.9
252% 94.8 MB/s
DQ Read 905
DQ Write 1,038
DQ Mixed 851
674% 931 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,510,370 SSDs tested.

Typical OM8PDP3256B-AI1 256GB Builds (Compare 3,876 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop 73%
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-16R5


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