Average Bench: 78.7% (493rd of 1058)

Based on 7,615 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5

Good average bench

The Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB averaged 21.3% 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 133MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 32MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB is 38.9%. 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 210MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 258MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,615 samples)
Min Avg Max
288 Read 437 506
68.9 Write 258 326
121 Mixed 267 314
93.9 SusWrite 210 314
65.2% 293 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.5 4K Read 26.4 31.5
29.3 4K Write 75.6 103
16.9 4K Mixed 32 39
121% 44.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
194 DQ Read 278 321
63.7 DQ Write 232 322
36 DQ Mixed 133 157
133% 214 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 216 206 209 287 226 MB/s
Read 509
Write 315
Mixed 303
SusWrite 238
76% 341 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 89.6
4K Mixed 36.4
138% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 68.4
DQ Mixed 44.5
63% 121 MB/s
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 144 212 202 229 228 MB/s
Read 479
Write 16.5
Mixed 336
SusWrite 192
56% 256 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 38
143% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 305
DQ Write 96.8
DQ Mixed 124
111% 175 MB/s
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 202 213 163 177 175 MB/s
Read 482
Write 319
Mixed 248
SusWrite 184
68% 308 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 43
4K Mixed 28.7
105% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 54.3
DQ Mixed 103
96% 156 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 296 302 141 257 247 195 MB/s
Read 454
Write 316
Mixed 284
SusWrite 240
72% 323 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 71.8
4K Mixed 31.5
110% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 26.4
DQ Write 65
DQ Mixed 42.5
33% 44.6 MB/s
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 121 109 101 113 101 MB/s
Read 350
Write 305
Mixed 307
SusWrite 123
61% 271 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 84.4
4K Mixed 25
122% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 152
139% 217 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,300,798 SSDs tested.

Typical RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB Builds (Compare 3,117 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16JB

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