Average Bench: 190% (97th of 1058)

Based on 3,398 user benchmarks.  Model: KXG60ZNV256G NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB

Outstanding average bench

The Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB averaged 90.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 657MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 741MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB is 133%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 495MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 112MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,398 samples)
Min Avg Max
648 Read 1,514 2,100
378 Write 1,178 1,644
501 Mixed 1,020 1,278
346 SusWrite 495 590
235% 1,052 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.5 4K Read 47 54.5
33 4K Write 112 164
22.3 4K Mixed 60.3 77.6
208% 73.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
203 DQ Read 848 1,256
134 DQ Write 741 1,244
168 DQ Mixed 657 794
530% 749 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1062 386 388 387 386 388 MB/s
Read 2,064
Write 1,570
Mixed 1,272
SusWrite 500
301% 1,352 MB/s
4K Read 52.7
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 73.5
250% 90 MB/s
DQ Read 953
DQ Write 903
DQ Mixed 782
627% 879 MB/s
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1214 357 392 391 401 399 MB/s
Read 1,608
Write 1,178
Mixed 1,190
SusWrite 526
251% 1,125 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 67
224% 79 MB/s
DQ Read 865
DQ Write 938
DQ Mixed 749
606% 851 MB/s
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1254 394 397 401 405 404 MB/s
Read 1,734
Write 1,639
Mixed 1,176
SusWrite 542
284% 1,273 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 61
201% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 981
DQ Write 808
DQ Mixed 772
612% 854 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,260,479 SSDs tested.

Typical NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB Builds (Compare 2,586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $710

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