Average Bench: 58.4% (820th of 1072)

Based on 4,155 user benchmarks.  Model: KingFast

Average average bench

The KingFast 240GB averaged 41.5% 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 Random Read Speed 23MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 452MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the KingFast 240GB is 69.6%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the KingFast 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 165MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 136MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,155 samples)
Min Avg Max
308 Read 452 509
62.3 Write 347 438
10.2 Mixed 238 396
37.8 SusWrite 165 398
66.9% 301 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.86 4K Read 23 34.8
3.95 4K Write 52.6 111
0.2 4K Mixed 14.3 40.8
81% 30 MB/s
Min Avg Max
48.3 DQ Read 136 350
9.83 DQ Write 203 341
0.33 DQ Mixed 44.4 145
68.7% 128 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1211A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 408 406 421 369 366 MB/s
Read 455
Write 394
Mixed 366
SusWrite 386
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 20.6
120% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 125
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 30
77% 156 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: T0910A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 129 73 72 74 74 MB/s
Read 474
Write 421
Mixed 409
SusWrite 116
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 84.3
4K Mixed 25.8
117% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 41
83% 162 MB/s
33GB free
Firmware: R0522A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 115 21 46 52 55 MB/s
Read 433
Write 386
Mixed 343
SusWrite 102
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 17.8
73% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 0.5
64% 149 MB/s
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q1204B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 11 54 12 11 51 MB/s
Read 471
Write 365
Mixed 341
SusWrite 76.7
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 53.6
4K Mixed 0.3
62% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 92.6
DQ Write 5.5
DQ Mixed 0.3
12% 32.8 MB/s
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0918A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.5 235 16 55 8.6 3.6 MB/s
Read 432
Write 352
Mixed 282
SusWrite 53.6
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 0.1
42% 10.2 MB/s
136GB free
Firmware: Q0831C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 158 11 13 49 11 MB/s
Read 4.5
Write 373
Mixed 356
SusWrite 68.9
46% 201 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 9.2
4K Mixed 0.6
45% 11.8 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 9.4
DQ Mixed 0.6
16% 41.9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,677,398 SSDs tested

Typical KingFast 240GB Builds (Compare 350 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock 970A-G/3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $189

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