Average Bench: 112% (170th of 1016)

Based on 3,122 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBUSNS8154P3256GJ1

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston RBUSNS8154P3256GJ1 256GB averaged 11.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston RBUSNS8154P3256GJ1 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 482MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 535MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBUSNS8154P3256GJ1 256GB is 62.6%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston RBUSNS8154P3256GJ1 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 307MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 67.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,122 samples)
Min Avg Max
453 Read 709 878
258 Write 646 832
292 Mixed 617 777
156 SusWrite 307 462
128% 570 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.3 4K Read 29.9 41.7
38.6 4K Write 67.2 96.6
14.7 4K Mixed 35.9 48.8
127% 44.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
166 DQ Read 607 704
137 DQ Write 535 712
128 DQ Mixed 482 587
386% 542 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 544 470 264 264 264 262 MB/s
Read 709
Write 619
Mixed 620
SusWrite 345
128% 573 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 50.7
187% 66.4 MB/s
DQ Read 699
DQ Write 705
DQ Mixed 589
474% 664 MB/s
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 251 240 260 261 239 MB/s
Read 751
Write 599
Mixed 536
SusWrite 290
122% 544 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 80.2
4K Mixed 46.3
150% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 703
DQ Write 492
DQ Mixed 459
380% 552 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 592 626 633 250 250 250 MB/s
Read 731
Write 715
Mixed 688
SusWrite 434
144% 642 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 67.1
4K Mixed 36.5
125% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 682
DQ Write 507
DQ Mixed 542
419% 577 MB/s
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 533 474 262 262 262 264 MB/s
Read 791
Write 798
Mixed 701
SusWrite 343
148% 658 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 58.6
4K Mixed 37.7
126% 42.3 MB/s
DQ Read 678
DQ Write 564
DQ Mixed 536
424% 593 MB/s
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 207 305 156 177 173 MB/s
Read 686
Write 479
Mixed 623
SusWrite 249
114% 509 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 79.5
4K Mixed 36.1
146% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 632
DQ Write 633
DQ Mixed 455
391% 573 MB/s
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 264 264 265 264 263 MB/s
Read 746
Write 266
Mixed 298
SusWrite 264
87% 393 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 88.4
4K Mixed 29.3
130% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 408
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 300
234% 324 MB/s
211GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 337 297 401 289 256 MB/s
Read 377
Write 356
Mixed 363
SusWrite 319
80% 354 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 56.5
4K Mixed 37.3
100% 36.2 MB/s
DQ Read 405
DQ Write 439
DQ Mixed 472
342% 439 MB/s
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 500 217 218 231 52 64 MB/s
Read 504
Write 463
Mixed 590
SusWrite 214
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 34.6
4K Mixed 22.2
76% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 170
145% 213 MB/s
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Typical RBUSNS8154P3256GJ1 256GB Builds (Compare 5,321 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 37%
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