Average Bench: 85.3% (386th of 1058)

Based on 6,972 user benchmarks.  Model: KBG30ZMS256G NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB

Very good average bench

The Kbg30zms256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB averaged just 14.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kbg30zms256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 159MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 38.1MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kbg30zms256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB is 93.4%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kbg30zms256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 145MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 198MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,972 samples)
Min Avg Max
398 Read 688 941
10.4 Write 198 569
16.7 Mixed 218 620
13.4 SusWrite 145 433
68.2% 312 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.3 4K Read 38.1 49.9
7.04 4K Write 46.2 101
9.27 4K Mixed 30.4 59
121% 38.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
232 DQ Read 462 656
13.3 DQ Write 127 303
23.4 DQ Mixed 159 402
152% 249 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 159 328 127 159 320 MB/s
Read 852
Write 78.1
Mixed 178
SusWrite 213
71% 330 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 46.6
4K Mixed 37.6
136% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 653
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 203
206% 347 MB/s
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 119 172 270 145 376 MB/s
Read 575
Write 131
Mixed 196
SusWrite 206
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 67.3
4K Mixed 37.6
151% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 652
DQ Write 96.4
DQ Mixed 216
199% 321 MB/s
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 290 115 180 9.3 16 MB/s
Read 650
Write 93.9
Mixed 228
SusWrite 136
60% 277 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 33.4
4K Mixed 40.1
142% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 650
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 345
268% 383 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 30 35 14 35 14 MB/s
Read 660
Write 67.4
Mixed 23.7
SusWrite 25
41% 194 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 13.2
4K Mixed 17.1
72% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 14.1
DQ Mixed 25
58% 131 MB/s
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 31 14 31 12 13 MB/s
Read 558
Write 78.5
Mixed 24.4
SusWrite 18.7
36% 170 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 8.9
4K Mixed 13.7
60% 15.7 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 14.3
DQ Mixed 26.1
29% 52.9 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 46 34 30 17 59 MB/s
Read 398
Write 21.2
Mixed 27.7
SusWrite 34.6
26% 120 MB/s
4K Read 16.5
4K Write 8.4
4K Mixed 8.3
40% 11.1 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 22.1
DQ Mixed 126
87% 113 MB/s
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Typical NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB Builds (Compare 7,386 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Dell G3 3579

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