Average Bench: 158% (145th of 1072)

Based on 2,168 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe KINGSTON OM8PDP3256B-AA1

Outstanding average bench

The Nvme KINGSTON OM8PDP3256B-AA1 256GB averaged 58.1% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvme KINGSTON OM8PDP3256B-AA1 256GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 582MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 576MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvme KINGSTON OM8PDP3256B-AA1 256GB is 154%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Nvme KINGSTON OM8PDP3256B-AA1 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 343MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 776MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 2,168 samples)
Min Avg Max
217 Read 1,030 1,382
97 Write 822 1,182
86.7 Mixed 776 1,148
66.6 SusWrite 343 528
166% 743 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.5 4K Read 56 58.4
11 4K Write 144 257
7.51 4K Mixed 53.2 83.7
229% 84.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
196 DQ Read 696 911
151 DQ Write 576 998
153 DQ Mixed 582 850
451% 618 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0S03 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1048 348 163 80 84 246 MB/s
Read 991
Write 1,086
Mixed 957
SusWrite 328
189% 840 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 37.3
165% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 717
DQ Write 561
DQ Mixed 631
474% 636 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFK0S03 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 132 135 79 71 44 MB/s
Read 220
Write 347
Mixed 225
SusWrite 128
52% 230 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 39.4
186% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 529
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 376
291% 403 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,134,089 SSDs tested

Typical KINGSTON OM8PDP3256B-AA1 256GB Builds (Compare 14,691 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 76%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Nitro AN515-57


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