Average Bench: 43% (897th of 1040)

Based on 190 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SKC380S3120G, KINGSTON SKC380S, KINGSTON SKC380S3120G

Below average average bench

The Kingston SKC380S3120G 120GB averaged 57.0% 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 Random Read Speed 19.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 45.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SKC380S3120G 120GB is 36%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston SKC380S3120G 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 111MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 77.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 190 samples)
Min Avg Max
145 Read 211 269
97.2 Write 150 202
105 Mixed 158 214
78.2 SusWrite 111 145
35.2% 157 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.5 4K Read 19.3 30.9
16.6 4K Write 45.1 101
7.04 4K Mixed 17.2 34.5
75.2% 27.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.4 DQ Read 77.3 183
28.2 DQ Write 101 198
7.68 DQ Mixed 49.7 156
48.5% 76 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 507ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 94 90 91 87 90 MB/s
Read 192
Write 135
Mixed 151
SusWrite 90.1
32% 142 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 37
160% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 89.7
79% 117 MB/s
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 608ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 107 113 111 112 109 MB/s
Read 178
Write 142
Mixed 171
SusWrite 110
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 51.3
4K Mixed 30.3
103% 35.3 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 117
89% 118 MB/s
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 524ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 120 114 116 112 112 MB/s
Read 174
Write 177
Mixed 174
SusWrite 117
36% 161 MB/s
4K Read 16.3
4K Write 31.8
4K Mixed 17.4
64% 21.8 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 152
116% 156 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 37,840,488 SSDs tested.

Typical SKC380S3120G 120GB Builds (Compare 37 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteBook 2530p

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