Average Bench: 192% (106th of 1071)

Based on 29,613 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SNVS500G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SNVS500G 500GB averaged 92.1% 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 574MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 720MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SNVS500G 500GB is 127%. 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 37MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 42.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 29,613 samples)
Min Avg Max
652 Read 1,349 1,726
342 Write 1,339 1,822
520 Mixed 1,049 1,371
356 SusWrite 842 1,384
257% 1,145 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.7 4K Read 42.4 54.5
50.7 4K Write 131 209
18.9 4K Mixed 37 73.7
181% 70.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
519 DQ Read 767 1,273
241 DQ Write 720 1,144
275 DQ Mixed 574 1,128
478% 687 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
207GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8542105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1233 1273 1282 1253 1284 441 MB/s
Read 1,403
Write 1,312
Mixed 1016
SusWrite 1,128
273% 1,215 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 30.1
186% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 707
DQ Write 823
DQ Mixed 468
435% 666 MB/s
303GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8H40104
SusWrite @10s intervals: 855 943 819 1080 977 956 MB/s
Read 1,430
Write 602
Mixed 982
SusWrite 938
220% 988 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 26.6
186% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 711
DQ Write 632
DQ Mixed 480
412% 608 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1108 515 487 556 568 569 MB/s
Read 1,296
Write 1,836
Mixed 1,372
SusWrite 634
290% 1,284 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 64.8
222% 80.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,027
DQ Write 694
DQ Mixed 866
645% 862 MB/s
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8542105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 598 181 1086 179 94 48 MB/s
Read 1,417
Write 1,493
Mixed 1,104
SusWrite 364
245% 1,095 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 191
4K Mixed 30.8
211% 89.4 MB/s
DQ Read 704
DQ Write 1,178
DQ Mixed 506
506% 796 MB/s
257GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8J41100
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1219 1329 1391 1162 274 344 MB/s
Read 1,247
Write 1,178
Mixed 608
SusWrite 953
224% 997 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 29.8
149% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 690
DQ Write 432
DQ Mixed 506
392% 543 MB/s
308GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8J41100
SusWrite @10s intervals: 878 1259 1271 1284 715 207 MB/s
Read 1,363
Write 1,312
Mixed 979
SusWrite 936
258% 1,147 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 29.4
128% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 687
DQ Write 475
DQ Mixed 510
400% 558 MB/s
325GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 418 447 465 531 492 MB/s
Read 914
Write 294
Mixed 470
SusWrite 461
118% 535 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 14.9
72% 27.8 MB/s
DQ Read 626
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 513
364% 472 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 63,157,602 SSDs tested.

Typical SNVS500G 500GB Builds (Compare 3,571 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B560M DS3H V2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $496

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