Average Bench: 78.8% (462nd of 1030)

Based on 5,253 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5

Good average bench

The Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB averaged 21.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 135MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 32.3MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB is 36.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 211MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 255MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,253 samples)
Min Avg Max
288 Read 435 502
68.1 Write 255 325
113 Mixed 264 312
96.5 SusWrite 211 313
64.8% 291 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.2 4K Read 26.3 31.5
36.2 4K Write 75.9 103
17.6 4K Mixed 32.3 38.9
122% 44.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
189 DQ Read 277 320
61.1 DQ Write 234 321
42.2 DQ Mixed 135 157
134% 215 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 249 274 315 321 319 318 MB/s
Read 450
Write 322
Mixed 287
SusWrite 299
76% 339 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 33.5
133% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 153
156% 252 MB/s
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 278 217 220 222 231 MB/s
Read 436
Write 249
Mixed 272
SusWrite 224
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 97.7
4K Mixed 38.9
148% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 152
154% 248 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 219 223 280 108 171 MB/s
Read 498
Write 30
Mixed 325
SusWrite 195
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 87.2
4K Mixed 37.1
140% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 154
159% 259 MB/s
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 233 185 182 157 138 MB/s
Read 468
Write 324
Mixed 118
SusWrite 184
60% 274 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 37
140% 53.6 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 156
152% 237 MB/s
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 289 197 101 100 88 88 MB/s
Read 488
Write 262
Mixed 304
SusWrite 144
66% 300 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 37.7
140% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 45.8
DQ Mixed 156
121% 174 MB/s
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 235 189 249 202 212 MB/s
Read 101
Write 295
Mixed 303
SusWrite 220
53% 230 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 99.1
4K Mixed 38.8
149% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 154
151% 238 MB/s
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 232 153 250 290 253 MB/s
Read 253
Write 317
Mixed 298
SusWrite 234
62% 275 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 74.4
4K Mixed 33.5
120% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 149
138% 211 MB/s
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 243 149 162 164 151 MB/s
Read 358
Write 197
Mixed 7
SusWrite 180
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 40.2
4K Mixed 19.6
65% 24.1 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 156
154% 244 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,687,393 SSDs tested.

Typical RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB Builds (Compare 1,305 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16JB

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