Average Bench: 69.2% (554th of 980)

Based on 444 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBU-SC100S37256GD

Above average average bench

The Kingston RBU-SC100S37256GD 256GB averaged 30.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 62.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 477MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBU-SC100S37256GD 256GB is 33.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston RBU-SC100S37256GD 256GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 103MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 30.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 444 samples)
Min Avg Max
418 Read 477 505
33.9 Write 385 445
189 Mixed 379 463
33.6 SusWrite 201 430
80.6% 360 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.9 4K Read 20.2 24.2
28.5 4K Write 62.2 92.8
7.68 4K Mixed 11.9 22.2
78.8% 31.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.4 DQ Read 103 140
45.1 DQ Write 182 226
7.75 DQ Mixed 30.2 69.7
54.7% 105 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM06.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 323 310 70 422 301 5.7 MB/s
Read 473
Write 406
Mixed 232
SusWrite 239
75% 337 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 60.4
4K Mixed 20.2
87% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 67.3
75% 125 MB/s
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM06.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 4.8 19 6 45 5.2 MB/s
Read 474
Write 429
Mixed 242
SusWrite 34.9
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 68.8
4K Mixed 22.2
99% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 67.9
84% 144 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 11,465,103 SSDs tested.

Typical RBU-SC100S37256GD 256GB Builds (Compare 1,765 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

System: Asus G20AJ

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $428

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