Average Bench: 50.4% (821st of 1011)

Based on 12,726 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S3, KINGSTON SV300S37A60

Average average bench

The Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB averaged 49.5% 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 24.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 27.7MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB is 38.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 68.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 75.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,726 samples)
Min Avg Max
134 Read 278 420
50.2 Write 75.2 124
67.8 Mixed 113 170
46.3 SusWrite 68.4 104
29.3% 134 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.3 4K Read 24.4 34.3
27 4K Write 57.2 81.2
15.6 4K Mixed 27.7 39.8
103% 36.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.7 DQ Read 83.6 115
48.2 DQ Write 73.2 113
27.3 DQ Mixed 70.6 99.2
55.1% 75.8 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
25GB free
Firmware: 580ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 69 74 75 70 75 MB/s
Read 417
Write 78
Mixed 124
SusWrite 71.7
38% 173 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 41.7
148% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 78.9
DQ Mixed 52.9
51% 81 MB/s
48GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 77 77 77 77 76 MB/s
Read 383
Write 80
Mixed 128
SusWrite 76.6
36% 167 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 80.2
4K Mixed 39.1
143% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 79.4
DQ Mixed 85.2
67% 92.5 MB/s
56GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 75 74 74 74 73 MB/s
Read 376
Write 77.6
Mixed 124
SusWrite 73.6
35% 163 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 78.3
4K Mixed 36.7
141% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 77.2
DQ Mixed 90.6
69% 93.9 MB/s
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 80 81 80 79 77 MB/s
Read 401
Write 77.5
Mixed 121
SusWrite 78.7
37% 170 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 52.9
4K Mixed 30.3
106% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 79.6
DQ Mixed 83.1
65% 91.1 MB/s
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 64 62 61 64 63 MB/s
Read 375
Write 65.7
Mixed 101
SusWrite 62.6
33% 151 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 68.2
4K Mixed 27.1
112% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 88.9
DQ Write 63.7
DQ Mixed 68.3
53% 73.6 MB/s
8GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 507KC4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 101 102 100 97 95 MB/s
Read 187
Write 117
Mixed 140
SusWrite 99.5
30% 136 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 47.3
4K Mixed 31
108% 35.6 MB/s
DQ Read 33.6
DQ Write 88.2
DQ Mixed 36.1
35% 52.6 MB/s
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 72 78 68 65 71 MB/s
Read 236
Write 77.2
Mixed 124
SusWrite 70.5
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 58
4K Mixed 27.7
106% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 24.4
DQ Write 79.5
DQ Mixed 31.6
30% 45.2 MB/s
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 507KC4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 96 96 95 93 96 MB/s
Read 160
Write 114
Mixed 136
SusWrite 96.3
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 50.1
4K Mixed 30.3
108% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 92.8
DQ Mixed 42.3
38% 55.4 MB/s
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Typical SSDNow V300 60GB Builds (Compare 22,699 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 52%
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Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $521

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