Average Bench: 207% (82nd of 1058)

Based on 21,516 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SNVS500G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SNVS500G 500GB averaged 106.7% 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 620MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 806MB/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. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 39.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 45.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 21,516 samples)
Min Avg Max
921 Read 1,403 1,719
426 Write 1,403 1,835
617 Mixed 1,087 1,377
471 SusWrite 929 1,576
271% 1,205 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.6 4K Read 45.2 55.9
60 4K Write 149 237
18.5 4K Mixed 39.2 80.2
198% 77.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
592 DQ Read 796 1,324
336 DQ Write 806 1,194
405 DQ Mixed 620 1,253
516% 741 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
428GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8J41100
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1723 1760 1766 1388 577 633 MB/s
Read 1910
Write 1,750
Mixed 1,278
SusWrite 1,308
350% 1,562 MB/s
4K Read 52.2
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 41.4
233% 94.6 MB/s
DQ Read 684
DQ Write 973
DQ Mixed 511
475% 723 MB/s
392GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8J41100
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1693 1241 835 1789 1713 1730 MB/s
Read 1,637
Write 1,777
Mixed 1,266
SusWrite 1500
348% 1,545 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 36.7
196% 76.7 MB/s
DQ Read 684
DQ Write 970
DQ Mixed 529
484% 728 MB/s
434GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1467 561 571 576 577 585 MB/s
Read 1,369
Write 1,864
Mixed 1,380
SusWrite 723
301% 1,334 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 72.7
252% 94.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,247
DQ Write 1019
DQ Mixed 1,175
868% 1,147 MB/s
141GB free
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1076 715 499 477 492 479 MB/s
Read 1040
Write 1,240
Mixed 1,066
SusWrite 623
224% 992 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 64.2
216% 77.6 MB/s
DQ Read 953
DQ Write 663
DQ Mixed 804
602% 807 MB/s
337GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8H40104
SusWrite @10s intervals: 895 916 706 939 763 726 MB/s
Read 1,515
Write 561
Mixed 1,050
SusWrite 824
220% 988 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 24.6
149% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 704
DQ Write 581
DQ Mixed 486
407% 590 MB/s
288GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8H40104
SusWrite @10s intervals: 519 598 1042 1100 1094 1108 MB/s
Read 1,234
Write 1,090
Mixed 907
SusWrite 910
232% 1,035 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 27.9
164% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 678
DQ Write 446
DQ Mixed 437
360% 521 MB/s
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1440 1516 669 384 359 375 MB/s
Read 602
Write 10.5
Mixed 16.9
SusWrite 791
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 10.9
4K Mixed 8.1
48% 13.3 MB/s
DQ Read 63.7
DQ Write 8.2
DQ Mixed 368
184% 146 MB/s
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0N01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 443 323 472 230 281 MB/s
Read 217
Write 619
Mixed 220
SusWrite 351
80% 352 MB/s
4K Read 7.4
4K Write 81.3
4K Mixed 12.9
71% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 699
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 202
215% 370 MB/s
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Typical SNVS500G 500GB Builds (Compare 14,839 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B550M DS3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $424

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