Average Bench: 61.5% (739th of 1026)

Based on 353 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 108MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SUV500MS120G 120GB is 33.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston SUV500MS120G 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 79.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 274MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 353 samples)
Min Avg Max
346 Read 422 475
270 Write 316 347
170 Mixed 274 312
69.6 SusWrite 79.3 85.1
60.7% 273 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.3 4K Read 26.2 36.4
22.7 4K Write 48.4 79.7
13.5 4K Mixed 28.1 41
101% 34.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
39.9 DQ Read 231 283
57.6 DQ Write 151 210
43.7 DQ Mixed 108 143
103% 163 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 56 82 44 65 55 MB/s
Read 447
Write 300
Mixed 278
SusWrite 73.8
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 12.4
4K Mixed 16
66% 18.1 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 94.7
108% 186 MB/s
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 73 70 68 62 69 MB/s
Read 387
Write 325
Mixed 269
SusWrite 83.9
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 43.9
4K Mixed 11.3
75% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 104
105% 173 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,419,242 SSDs tested.

Typical SUV500MS120G 120GB Builds (Compare 2,287 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 53%
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16GH


Popular SUV500MS120G 120GB compatible motherboards:

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