Average Bench: 89.5% (308th of 1040)

Based on 5,868 user benchmarks.  Model: KBG30ZMS256G NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB

Very good average bench

The Kbg30zms256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB averaged just 10.4% 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 197MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 483MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kbg30zms256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB is 95.4%. 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 193MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 240MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,868 samples)
Min Avg Max
390 Read 661 908
14.2 Write 240 584
23.7 Mixed 265 639
15.7 SusWrite 193 512
74.7% 340 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 34.2 48.2
9 4K Write 53 103
11.1 4K Mixed 33.6 59.6
123% 40.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
256 DQ Read 483 655
14.1 DQ Write 149 341
24.5 DQ Mixed 197 437
176% 276 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 502 233 267 185 211 115 MB/s
Read 933
Write 621
Mixed 358
SusWrite 252
120% 541 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 82.6
4K Mixed 53.2
173% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 651
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 257
242% 388 MB/s
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 38 12 14 40 42 MB/s
Read 997
Write 12.9
Mixed 24.9
SusWrite 26.3
55% 265 MB/s
4K Read 50.4
4K Write 12.3
4K Mixed 17.7
106% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 503
DQ Write 13.6
DQ Mixed 26.1
77% 181 MB/s
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 316 283 182 151 161 MB/s
Read 624
Write 218
Mixed 464
SusWrite 242
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 30.7
4K Mixed 35.6
103% 31.2 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 265
182% 229 MB/s
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 146 15 14 34 14 MB/s
Read 693
Write 157
Mixed 221
SusWrite 59.8
61% 283 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 73.2
4K Mixed 33.6
127% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 132
131% 216 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 113 120 89 96 108 MB/s
Read 490
Write 116
Mixed 228
SusWrite 108
52% 235 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 47.7
4K Mixed 26.7
90% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 80.4
107% 200 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 35 41 39 37 48 MB/s
Read 580
Write 88.2
Mixed 169
SusWrite 46.1
48% 221 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 15.3
4K Mixed 16
66% 18.7 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 99.7
DQ Mixed 111
112% 189 MB/s
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADDA0103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 108 88 98 110 91 MB/s
Read 362
Write 145
Mixed 194
SusWrite 102
44% 201 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 20.2
4K Mixed 17.2
60% 18.4 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 87.1
DQ Mixed 75.5
85% 151 MB/s
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Typical NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB Builds (Compare 4,987 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

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