Average Bench: 80.7% (421st of 1016)

Based on 5,187 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5

Very good average bench

The Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB averaged just 19.3% 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 137MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 33.2MB/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 214MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 267MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,187 samples)
Min Avg Max
315 Read 446 505
77.4 Write 267 326
129 Mixed 272 314
103 SusWrite 214 313
66.8% 300 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.5 4K Read 26.5 31.6
37.5 4K Write 79.2 103
15.7 4K Mixed 33.2 39.3
125% 46.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
173 DQ Read 274 318
82.6 DQ Write 245 321
44.5 DQ Mixed 137 158
136% 219 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 310 307 162 201 277 MB/s
Read 499
Write 319
Mixed 304
SusWrite 261
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 38.9
149% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 155
150% 234 MB/s
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 263 223 113 201 210 MB/s
Read 487
Write 325
Mixed 298
SusWrite 202
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 36.4
140% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 152
153% 245 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 242 216 310 223 319 MB/s
Read 359
Write 36.5
Mixed 303
SusWrite 257
53% 239 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 92.6
4K Mixed 36.7
139% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 155
157% 252 MB/s
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 171 189 232 233 302 MB/s
Read 453
Write 84.5
Mixed 306
SusWrite 218
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 71.5
4K Mixed 31.1
117% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 86.1
DQ Mixed 153
123% 178 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,412,029 SSDs tested.

Typical RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB Builds (Compare 6,338 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16JB

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