Average Bench: 63.3% (675th of 1003)

Based on 433 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBU-SNS8100S3256GD

Above average average bench

The Kingston RBU-SNS8100S3256GD 256GB averaged 36.7% 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 Read Speed 21.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 471MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBU-SNS8100S3256GD 256GB is 26.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston RBU-SNS8100S3256GD 256GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 10.8MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 29.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 433 samples)
Min Avg Max
390 Read 471 496
171 Write 303 331
190 Mixed 324 392
66.6 SusWrite 182 316
71.2% 320 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.7 4K Read 21.9 28.4
22.3 4K Write 53.6 78.2
6.49 4K Mixed 10.8 19.9
75.4% 28.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.9 DQ Read 118 170
47.6 DQ Write 171 232
6.46 DQ Mixed 29.1 64.4
54.3% 106 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM06.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 258 324 326 165 7.9 115 MB/s
Read 460
Write 321
Mixed 240
SusWrite 199
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 17.5
74% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 61.3
84% 151 MB/s
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM06.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 318 121 13 38 320 MB/s
Read 395
Write 292
Mixed 180
SusWrite 183
58% 263 MB/s
4K Read 15.9
4K Write 30.3
4K Mixed 19.4
65% 21.9 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 63.7
86% 154 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM06.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 247 159 7.8 15 7.5 MB/s
Read 367
Write 318
Mixed 220
SusWrite 120
57% 256 MB/s
4K Read 10.7
4K Write 24.5
4K Mixed 12.2
45% 15.8 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 61.7
85% 153 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM06.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 262 114 25 234 323 MB/s
Read 488
Write 126
Mixed 15.5
SusWrite 166
43% 199 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 8.8
4K Mixed 5
42% 11.4 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 5.6
DQ Mixed 14.3
24% 49.4 MB/s
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM06.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 319 319 320 203 307 MB/s
Read 296
Write 32.5
Mixed 10.3
SusWrite 286
34% 156 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 8
4K Mixed 7.5
36% 10.1 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,781,594 SSDs tested.

Typical RBU-SNS8100S3256GD 256GB Builds (Compare 1,289 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Acer Aspire VN7-791

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