Average Bench: 60.4% (710th of 1003)

Based on 145 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBUSC180DS37256GH

Above average average bench

The Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GH 256GB averaged 39.6% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 72.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 20.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GH 256GB is 41.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GH 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 100MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 161MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 145 samples)
Min Avg Max
261 Read 384 487
112 Write 312 431
117 Mixed 324 456
50.6 SusWrite 100 141
62.6% 280 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.84 4K Read 20.7 33.2
17.1 4K Write 47.4 77.9
4.12 4K Mixed 16.4 35.1
77.5% 28.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.2 DQ Read 161 294
29.2 DQ Write 159 317
3.58 DQ Mixed 72.6 197
78.5% 131 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK10D7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 104 104 105 105 107 MB/s
Read 430
Write 170
Mixed 306
SusWrite 140
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 79.6
4K Mixed 35.5
138% 49.4 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 192
170% 254 MB/s
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK10D7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 97 100 111 99 100 MB/s
Read 398
Write 302
Mixed 259
SusWrite 120
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 73.8
4K Mixed 34
103% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 197
176% 265 MB/s
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK10D7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 91 40 16 32 16 MB/s
Read 378
Write 135
Mixed 286
SusWrite 42.1
46% 210 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 59.1
4K Mixed 19
91% 33.8 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 50.5
96% 192 MB/s
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK10D7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 58 69 114 46 74 MB/s
Read 371
Write 229
Mixed 258
SusWrite 85.4
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 11.1
4K Write 55.3
4K Mixed 19.5
71% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 41.9
94% 193 MB/s
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK10D7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 82 89 94 96 104 MB/s
Read 303
Write 205
Mixed 235
SusWrite 111
48% 213 MB/s
4K Read 6.3
4K Write 21.7
4K Mixed 16.5
42% 14.8 MB/s
DQ Read 77.1
DQ Write 58.9
DQ Mixed 64.1
49% 66.7 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,243,010 SSDs tested.

Typical RBUSC180DS37256GH 256GB Builds (Compare 264 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
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System: Acer Extensa 2540

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