Average Bench: 67.8% (667th of 1040)

Based on 667 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SMS200S3120G

Above average average bench

The Kingston SSDNow mS200 mSATA 120GB averaged 32.2% 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 159MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.7MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SSDNow mS200 mSATA 120GB is 34.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston SSDNow mS200 mSATA 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 127MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 182MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 667 samples)
Min Avg Max
293 Read 335 388
130 Write 182 215
177 Mixed 221 256
95.4 SusWrite 127 157
48.1% 216 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.4 4K Read 28.6 36.8
27.4 4K Write 69 101
17.4 4K Mixed 34.7 45
124% 44.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
94.1 DQ Read 195 247
103 DQ Write 175 210
82.7 DQ Mixed 159 203
126% 176 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 37,837,473 SSDs tested.

 Prices

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Typical SSDNow mS200 mSATA 120GB Builds (Compare 27,648 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
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Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $397

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