Average Bench: 50.4% (857th of 1040)

Based on 20,675 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S37A60G, KINGSTON SV300S3, KINGSTON SV300S37A60

Average average bench

The Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB averaged 49.6% 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 24.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 72.3MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB is 37.4%. 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 76.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 20,675 samples)
Min Avg Max
132 Read 292 422
49.9 Write 76.3 125
73.5 Mixed 117 171
48 SusWrite 69.5 103
30.3% 139 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14 4K Read 24.2 33.6
24.3 4K Write 55.6 80.9
12.3 4K Mixed 26.8 38.6
100% 35.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.2 DQ Read 86 116
47.9 DQ Write 75.4 122
26.8 DQ Mixed 72.3 108
56.5% 77.9 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
28GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 76 78 77 77 77 MB/s
Read 431
Write 81.2
Mixed 127
SusWrite 74.1
39% 178 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 40
144% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 78
DQ Mixed 92
70% 94.1 MB/s
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 525ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 72 70 70 72 68 MB/s
Read 334
Write 80.2
Mixed 121
SusWrite 70.4
33% 151 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 30.9
114% 39.7 MB/s
DQ Read 91.2
DQ Write 80.1
DQ Mixed 91.3
67% 87.5 MB/s
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 73 71 71 71 73 MB/s
Read 316
Write 72
Mixed 130
SusWrite 71.5
32% 147 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 25.1
94% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 75.4
DQ Write 79.7
DQ Mixed 90.3
64% 81.8 MB/s
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 71 69 71 68 68 MB/s
Read 344
Write 76.5
Mixed 112
SusWrite 69.1
33% 150 MB/s
4K Read 16.7
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 23.8
90% 34.8 MB/s
DQ Read 67.5
DQ Write 80.9
DQ Mixed 82.2
60% 76.9 MB/s
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 64 65 62 59 58 MB/s
Read 290
Write 71.8
Mixed 115
SusWrite 62.5
30% 135 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 46.2
4K Mixed 28
94% 32 MB/s
DQ Read 98.4
DQ Write 72.8
DQ Mixed 71
57% 80.7 MB/s
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 66 61 40 31 50 MB/s
Read 166
Write 76.6
Mixed 119
SusWrite 53
23% 104 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 50.3
4K Mixed 27.6
101% 34.6 MB/s
DQ Read 28.1
DQ Write 72.9
DQ Mixed 31.9
30% 44.3 MB/s
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 521ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 48 48 48 48 49 MB/s
Read 112
Write 52.7
Mixed 76.3
SusWrite 47.9
16% 72.2 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 52.5
4K Mixed 16.4
81% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 61.1
DQ Write 50.2
DQ Mixed 36.3
32% 49.2 MB/s
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Typical SSDNow V300 60GB Builds (Compare 27,206 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $473

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