Average Bench: 66.9% (715th of 1069)

Based on 80,916 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SUV400S37120G

Above average average bench

The Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB averaged 33.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 118MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.8MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB is 37.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 80.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 198MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 80,916 samples)
Min Avg Max
353 Read 450 499
301 Write 342 372
88.8 Mixed 198 344
67.6 SusWrite 80.3 87.8
59.2% 268 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 26.8 32.5
30.8 4K Write 66.4 96.5
8.25 4K Mixed 29.4 40.3
113% 40.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
129 DQ Read 268 310
74.2 DQ Write 152 269
50.5 DQ Mixed 118 177
113% 179 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
112GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 65 58 59 54 53 MB/s
Read 472
Write 365
Mixed 343
SusWrite 86.9
70% 317 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 66.3
4K Mixed 35.4
126% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 173
155% 234 MB/s
34GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 235 62 32 61 39 44 MB/s
Read 478
Write 344
Mixed 138
SusWrite 79
57% 260 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 65.8
4K Mixed 32
116% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 113
130% 222 MB/s
59GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 61 57 56 52 68 MB/s
Read 482
Write 362
Mixed 156
SusWrite 86.3
60% 272 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 63.9
4K Mixed 32.6
120% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 95.1
DQ Mixed 111
102% 164 MB/s
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 77 51 20 61 51 MB/s
Read 465
Write 343
Mixed 318
SusWrite 73.5
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 66.2
4K Mixed 31.2
120% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 93.4
DQ Mixed 108
103% 168 MB/s
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 101 69 55 59 55 MB/s
Read 475
Write 337
Mixed 154
SusWrite 75.7
58% 261 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 58.3
4K Mixed 32.1
112% 38.9 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 97
DQ Mixed 108
101% 162 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 73 60 57 53 60 MB/s
Read 447
Write 342
Mixed 124
SusWrite 81.8
55% 249 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 50.8
4K Mixed 27.2
98% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 101
106% 173 MB/s
110GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 77 61 58 58 55 MB/s
Read 308
Write 314
Mixed 224
SusWrite 83.2
52% 232 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 44.6
4K Mixed 19.8
71% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 102
122% 213 MB/s
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Typical SSDNow UV400 120GB Builds (Compare 15,289 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $332

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Good

3 years ago.

Great drive for the price still a SSD over a HDD


Excellent

3 years ago.

greate


Excellent

17 months ago.

Great SSD.


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