Average Bench: 72.8% (616th of 1072)

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 BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
61GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 315 159 89 9.5 29 MB/s
Read 491
Write 455
Mixed 200
SusWrite 169
73% 329 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 35
120% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 178
148% 215 MB/s
197GB free
Firmware: 0C3G37R5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 164 137 103 167 100 MB/s
Read 472
Write 383
Mixed 83.3
SusWrite 168
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 67
4K Mixed 28.7
117% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 89.8
DQ Mixed 174
138% 201 MB/s
266GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 272 197 179 116 105 MB/s
Read 479
Write 430
Mixed 26.3
SusWrite 186
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 6
4K Write 65.6
4K Mixed 34.7
88% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 303
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 185
167% 254 MB/s
30GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 154 132 20 9.2 9.2 MB/s
Read 489
Write 446
Mixed 338
SusWrite 127
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 68.8
4K Mixed 27.4
113% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 126
115% 178 MB/s
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 254 238 133 161 119 105 MB/s
Read 449
Write 426
Mixed 47.2
SusWrite 168
60% 273 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 64.3
4K Mixed 31.7
84% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 109
126% 216 MB/s
90GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 175 162 106 53 34 MB/s
Read 468
Write 452
Mixed 25.9
SusWrite 160
61% 276 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 9.8
73% 29.7 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 156
128% 188 MB/s
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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: 82% - Excellent Total price: $825

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Excellent

6 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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