Average Bench: 49.9% (815th of 1003)

Based on 12,384 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S3, KINGSTON SV300S37A60

Below average average bench

The Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB averaged 50.1% 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 23.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 27.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB is 41.1%. 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 69.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 77.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,384 samples)
Min Avg Max
129 Read 283 419
51 Write 77.2 128
68 Mixed 114 174
46.3 SusWrite 69.5 110
29.7% 136 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.7 4K Read 23.9 34.2
19.9 4K Write 55.3 81.6
12.3 4K Mixed 27.1 40.2
100% 35.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.8 DQ Read 82.7 123
48.2 DQ Write 74.2 124
23.2 DQ Mixed 70.2 110
54.9% 75.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
52GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 80 78 82 78 77 MB/s
Read 406
Write 84.3
Mixed 124
SusWrite 78.9
38% 174 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 30.7
120% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 79.1
DQ Mixed 74.6
62% 88.8 MB/s
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 74 77 75 72 74 MB/s
Read 299
Write 75.7
Mixed 116
SusWrite 74.2
31% 141 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 77.7
4K Mixed 30.1
120% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 63.8
DQ Write 80.2
DQ Mixed 70
53% 71.3 MB/s
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 69 73 73 71 66 MB/s
Read 301
Write 74.7
Mixed 116
SusWrite 70
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 58.1
4K Mixed 29
107% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 73.1
DQ Mixed 92.2
69% 92.2 MB/s
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 66 72 72 69 64 MB/s
Read 258
Write 66.2
Mixed 111
SusWrite 68.2
28% 126 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 50
4K Mixed 20.4
84% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 107
DQ Write 74
DQ Mixed 90
67% 90.4 MB/s
9GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 50 51 54 54 52 MB/s
Read 170
Write 58.8
Mixed 75.8
SusWrite 52.3
20% 89.3 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 26.8
100% 35.9 MB/s
DQ Read 71.7
DQ Write 53.9
DQ Mixed 56
44% 60.5 MB/s
55GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 47 47 47 49 47 MB/s
Read 118
Write 54
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 47.5
16% 73.6 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 21.5
78% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 58
DQ Write 52.8
DQ Mixed 56.5
42% 55.8 MB/s
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Gaming 57%
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Desktop 47%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $429

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