Average Bench: 71.5% (641st of 1072)

Based on 105,079 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SUV400S37240G, KINGSTON SUV400S3724

Good average bench

The Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB averaged 28.5% 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 144MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB is 38.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 130MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 225MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 105,079 samples)
Min Avg Max
336 Read 443 496
302 Write 401 463
41.9 Mixed 225 365
98.4 SusWrite 130 147
66.8% 300 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.8 4K Read 27.2 35
33 4K Write 69.1 97.7
9.13 4K Mixed 29.3 42.6
115% 41.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
153 DQ Read 280 327
101 DQ Write 201 283
95.5 DQ Mixed 144 186
134% 208 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3G37R5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 121 34 32 28 26 MB/s
Read 462
Write 412
Mixed 251
SusWrite 74.6
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 41.1
151% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 148
128% 191 MB/s
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 138 84 74 61 63 MB/s
Read 322
Write 411
Mixed 193
SusWrite 120
59% 261 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 65.8
4K Mixed 28.4
113% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 134
138% 224 MB/s
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 249 175 104 65 62 115 MB/s
Read 479
Write 415
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 128
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 50.1
4K Mixed 19.4
88% 31.2 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 114
120% 200 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 139 91 93 26 113 MB/s
Read 431
Write 396
Mixed 66.6
SusWrite 116
56% 252 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 57.8
4K Mixed 19.2
91% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 303
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 126
134% 224 MB/s
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 249 164 71 100 50 93 MB/s
Read 434
Write 381
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 121
54% 246 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 54.8
4K Mixed 5.6
70% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 127
136% 225 MB/s
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Typical SSDNow UV400 240GB Builds (Compare 2,893 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus H110M-A/M.2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $336

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 Comments

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2 years ago.

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T410 (6Gb ram) and this was the only ssd that I could make work on that old laptop. Also its really fast, 24 secs to get Win 10 64bit ready to work.


Terrible

5 years ago.

poor performance


Good

4 years ago.

Its an average score for an ssd and still works fine for gaming


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