Average Bench: 72.8% (615th of 1071)

Based on 24,007 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SUV400S37480G

Good average bench

The Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB averaged 27.1% 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 144MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 29.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB is 41.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 181MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 222MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 24,007 samples)
Min Avg Max
345 Read 448 504
327 Write 414 470
26.5 Mixed 222 360
144 SusWrite 181 213
70.6% 316 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.3 4K Read 23.9 32.6
31.1 4K Write 66.6 97.1
4.11 4K Mixed 29.1 41.3
109% 39.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
149 DQ Read 274 327
86.1 DQ Write 199 287
84.8 DQ Mixed 144 186
132% 205 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
381GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 426 193 128 124 117 MB/s
Read 504
Write 458
Mixed 350
SusWrite 200
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 39.8
147% 53.6 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 183
170% 263 MB/s
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 160 197 114 116 114 MB/s
Read 486
Write 454
Mixed 330
SusWrite 188
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 66
4K Mixed 31.5
120% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 132
120% 187 MB/s
264GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 289 235 124 107 98 MB/s
Read 434
Write 429
Mixed 319
SusWrite 202
78% 346 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 42.2
4K Mixed 26.6
90% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 176
163% 252 MB/s
328GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 160 149 120 110 102 MB/s
Read 475
Write 441
Mixed 370
SusWrite 184
82% 368 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 54.9
4K Mixed 14.7
93% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 136
123% 190 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 63,158,347 SSDs tested.

 Prices

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Typical SSDNow UV400 480GB Builds (Compare 9,004 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $295

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $883

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 Comments

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Excellent

5 years ago.

It has a higher reading power in overall, that is far better than writing, the main goal is to read things, not overwrite all day long.


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