Average Bench: 79.1% (487th of 1058)

Based on 6,412 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5

Good average bench

The Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB averaged 20.9% 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 138MB/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 38.6%. 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 258MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,412 samples)
Min Avg Max
306 Read 441 507
78.8 Write 258 325
123 Mixed 267 313
94.2 SusWrite 211 315
65.6% 294 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.5 4K Read 26.2 31.2
27.2 4K Write 75.4 102
16.6 4K Mixed 32.3 38.9
121% 44.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
216 DQ Read 281 322
68.5 DQ Write 235 322
62.6 DQ Mixed 138 157
136% 218 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 229 276 287 238 228 MB/s
Read 451
Write 191
Mixed 280
SusWrite 242
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 37.3
149% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 157
156% 249 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 209 229 220 200 236 MB/s
Read 508
Write 324
Mixed 314
SusWrite 214
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 38.8
141% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 156
150% 232 MB/s
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 219 197 189 176 176 MB/s
Read 498
Write 327
Mixed 288
SusWrite 192
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 85.9
4K Mixed 37.4
126% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 142
146% 237 MB/s
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 279 307 312 310 312 MB/s
Read 422
Write 321
Mixed 303
SusWrite 302
76% 337 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 58.8
4K Mixed 14.4
88% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 147
154% 253 MB/s
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 196 246 214 165 204 MB/s
Read 460
Write 192
Mixed 277
SusWrite 199
62% 282 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 47.1
4K Mixed 26
97% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 152
146% 227 MB/s
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 1.3 114 70 57 62 MB/s
Read 482
Write 226
Mixed 130
SusWrite 60.4
49% 225 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 39.3
4K Mixed 26.4
98% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 62.8
DQ Mixed 107
92% 142 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 41,898,164 SSDs tested.

Typical RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB Builds (Compare 2,588 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16JB

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