Average Bench: 206% (81st of 1058)

Based on 8,709 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SNVS500G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SNVS500G 500GB averaged 105.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston SNVS500G 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 782MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 805MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SNVS500G 500GB is 113%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston SNVS500G 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 835MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,709 samples)
Min Avg Max
645 Read 1,283 1,642
505 Write 1,460 1,844
535 Mixed 1,133 1,393
475 SusWrite 835 1,539
265% 1,178 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30 4K Read 46.2 57.6
74.1 4K Write 147 225
22.7 4K Mixed 51.1 84.1
213% 81.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
639 DQ Read 954 1,328
334 DQ Write 805 1,182
454 DQ Mixed 782 1,310
613% 847 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
228GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8542105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1682 1728 1740 1233 437 422 MB/s
Read 1,463
Write 1,740
Mixed 1,111
SusWrite 1,207
311% 1,380 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 209
4K Mixed 31
227% 97 MB/s
DQ Read 703
DQ Write 968
DQ Mixed 510
476% 727 MB/s
382GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1484 539 537 399 544 566 MB/s
Read 1,239
Write 1,749
Mixed 1,182
SusWrite 678
274% 1,212 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 70
262% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,322
DQ Write 976
DQ Mixed 1,191
879% 1,163 MB/s
466GB free
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1291 1207 494 489 495 497 MB/s
Read 1,358
Write 1,717
Mixed 1,340
SusWrite 746
291% 1,290 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 200
4K Mixed 50
221% 94.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,331
DQ Write 1,142
DQ Mixed 1,274
945% 1,249 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 561 534 560 559 562 517 MB/s
Read 1,070
Write 952
Mixed 1,067
SusWrite 549
204% 909 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 73.5
257% 96.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,109
DQ Write 755
DQ Mixed 920
690% 928 MB/s
239GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8H40104
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1053 651 1313 1500 859 211 MB/s
Read 1,577
Write 1548
Mixed 1,045
SusWrite 931
286% 1,275 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 25.5
150% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 712
DQ Write 402
DQ Mixed 478
377% 531 MB/s
430GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1358 500 526 536 522 525 MB/s
Read 1258
Write 1,411
Mixed 1,246
SusWrite 661
258% 1,144 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 91.9
4K Mixed 57.9
190% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 666
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 526
388% 518 MB/s
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8542105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 557 447 684 670 505 360 MB/s
Read 974
Write 715
Mixed 751
SusWrite 537
167% 744 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 56.9
4K Mixed 17.2
100% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 200
148% 196 MB/s
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Typical SNVS500G 500GB Builds (Compare 7,093 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $502

Popular SNVS500G 500GB compatible motherboards:

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