Average Bench: 167% (121st of 1058)

Based on 20 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe KXG60ZNV256G KIOXIA

Outstanding average bench

The Nvme KXG60ZNV256G KIOXIA 256GB averaged 67.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvme KXG60ZNV256G KIOXIA 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 711MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 838MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvme KXG60ZNV256G KIOXIA 256GB is 46.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Nvme KXG60ZNV256G KIOXIA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 512MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 82.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 20 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,238 Read 1,414 1,661
1,068 Write 1,195 1,393
867 Mixed 966 1,042
406 SusWrite 512 584
228% 1,022 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.6 4K Read 40.1 49.5
56.6 4K Write 82.8 128
41.8 4K Mixed 50.6 67.2
169% 57.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
594 DQ Read 838 1101
315 DQ Write 367 403
552 DQ Mixed 711 788
498% 639 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AGHA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1122 728 412 412 413 414 MB/s
Read 1,554
Write 1,296
Mixed 965
SusWrite 584
245% 1,100 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 65.5
220% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 858
DQ Write 390
DQ Mixed 714
505% 654 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AGHA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 975 451 413 409 411 417 MB/s
Read 1,395
Write 1,393
Mixed 1,015
SusWrite 513
242% 1,079 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 66.9
224% 79.1 MB/s
DQ Read 858
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 775
531% 665 MB/s
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AGHA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1007 412 406 393 409 413 MB/s
Read 1,495
Write 1,317
Mixed 1,001
SusWrite 507
241% 1,080 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 60.2
206% 71.7 MB/s
DQ Read 835
DQ Write 385
DQ Mixed 774
531% 665 MB/s
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AGHA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 648 553 398 409 407 407 MB/s
Read 1,244
Write 1,068
Mixed 869
SusWrite 470
204% 913 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 61.1
4K Mixed 41.9
137% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 798
DQ Write 366
DQ Mixed 710
492% 624 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AGHA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 844 377 347 273 322 275 MB/s
Read 1,246
Write 1,129
Mixed 896
SusWrite 406
206% 919 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 84.5
4K Mixed 45.4
154% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 744
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 706
477% 589 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,497,681 SSDs tested.

Typical KXG60ZNV256G KIOXIA 256GB Builds (Compare 26 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: HP Spectre x360 Convertible 13t-aw200

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