Average Bench: 61.5% (722nd of 1016)

Based on 251 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SUV500MS120G

Above average average bench

The Kingston SUV500MS120G 120GB averaged 38.5% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 104MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SUV500MS120G 120GB is 31.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston SUV500MS120G 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 79.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 278MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 251 samples)
Min Avg Max
346 Read 424 481
270 Write 316 347
174 Mixed 278 313
70.6 SusWrite 79.2 85.2
61% 274 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.3 4K Read 26.1 35.5
24.8 4K Write 47.8 76.6
13.4 4K Mixed 27.5 40.5
100% 33.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
35.6 DQ Read 224 282
51.6 DQ Write 149 212
28 DQ Mixed 104 142
99.9% 159 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 51 70 42 84 77 MB/s
Read 467
Write 308
Mixed 296
SusWrite 78.1
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 76.9
4K Mixed 42
148% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 106
108% 178 MB/s
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 67 71 59 65 62 MB/s
Read 351
Write 337
Mixed 280
SusWrite 78.8
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 39.2
138% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 104
111% 185 MB/s
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 68 76 61 71 68 MB/s
Read 413
Write 328
Mixed 288
SusWrite 82.7
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 61.9
4K Mixed 35.7
124% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 139
117% 174 MB/s
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 68 75 65 75 64 MB/s
Read 435
Write 315
Mixed 305
SusWrite 84.1
63% 285 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 34.4
4K Mixed 24.7
80% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 104
116% 196 MB/s
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 62 72 67 74 66 MB/s
Read 435
Write 321
Mixed 309
SusWrite 80.4
64% 286 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 33.5
4K Mixed 24.7
82% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 94.6
101% 171 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 57 68 66 62 90 MB/s
Read 445
Write 302
Mixed 272
SusWrite 81.1
61% 275 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 12
4K Mixed 15.9
68% 18.4 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 164
DQ Mixed 95
105% 179 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,546,694 SSDs tested.

Typical SUV500MS120G 120GB Builds (Compare 1,943 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI MS-16GH

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