Average Bench: 186% (112th of 1072)

Based on 34,043 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SNVS500G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SNVS500G 500GB averaged 86.4% 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 606MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 727MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SNVS500G 500GB is 137%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston SNVS500G 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 38.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 775MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 34,043 samples)
Min Avg Max
652 Read 1,302 1,691
283 Write 1,293 1,829
338 Mixed 1,010 1,371
327 SusWrite 775 1,358
246% 1,095 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.4 4K Read 42.1 54.2
41 4K Write 126 213
14.7 4K Mixed 38.3 79.4
180% 68.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
387 DQ Read 784 1,322
191 DQ Write 727 1,192
218 DQ Mixed 606 1,287
496% 706 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
303GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8H40104
SusWrite @10s intervals: 991 1625 1639 1655 1299 624 MB/s
Read 1671
Write 1634
Mixed 1,142
SusWrite 1,306
323% 1,438 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 30
203% 82.5 MB/s
DQ Read 708
DQ Write 1010
DQ Mixed 514
485% 744 MB/s
273GB free
Firmware: S8J41100
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1277 1633 1632 1573 399 453 MB/s
Read 1,520
Write 1,662
Mixed 635
SusWrite 1161
279% 1,245 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 35.1
156% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 687
DQ Write 419
DQ Mixed 519
396% 542 MB/s
223GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8I40100
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1440 1523 1078 444 440 308 MB/s
Read 1,524
Write 1,540
Mixed 1226
SusWrite 872
290% 1,290 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 38.2
195% 77 MB/s
DQ Read 760
DQ Write 626
DQ Mixed 566
459% 651 MB/s
241GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8542105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 817 638 698 1167 1507 471 MB/s
Read 1,419
Write 1,544
Mixed 1,063
SusWrite 883
276% 1,227 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 26
155% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 705
DQ Write 973
DQ Mixed 498
472% 726 MB/s
264GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8542105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1193 1102 1239 886 514 259 MB/s
Read 1,431
Write 1,260
Mixed 1,007
SusWrite 865
256% 1,141 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 28.2
164% 64.4 MB/s
DQ Read 703
DQ Write 779
DQ Mixed 461
424% 648 MB/s
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8542105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 923 339 172 54 415 958 MB/s
Read 1,031
Write 45.7
Mixed 82.8
SusWrite 477
88% 409 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 31.9
4K Mixed 13.4
86% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 671
DQ Write 499
DQ Mixed 485
390% 552 MB/s
281GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1463 496 499 493 480 508 MB/s
Read 149
Write 1321
Mixed 158
SusWrite 656
132% 571 MB/s
4K Read 7.4
4K Write 62.1
4K Mixed 53.8
113% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 798
DQ Write 489
DQ Mixed 686
500% 658 MB/s
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 570 497 273 478 364 529 MB/s
Read 231
Write 828
Mixed 188
SusWrite 452
97% 425 MB/s
4K Read 12.9
4K Write 58.5
4K Mixed 35.1
96% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 574
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 449
333% 447 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,133,220 SSDs tested

Typical SNVS500G 500GB Builds (Compare 5,678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B560M DS3H V2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $422

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