Average Bench: 154% (116th of 1021)

Based on 1,269 user benchmarks.  Model: KBG40ZNS256G NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB

Outstanding average bench

The Kbg40zns256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB averaged 54.1% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kbg40zns256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 558MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 819MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kbg40zns256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB is 102%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kbg40zns256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 479MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 90.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,269 samples)
Min Avg Max
501 Read 1,029 1,470
300 Write 845 1,285
334 Mixed 864 1,243
255 SusWrite 479 584
180% 804 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.2 4K Read 42.5 53.5
44.8 4K Write 90.6 134
29.2 4K Mixed 53.7 71.9
181% 62.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
292 DQ Read 819 1,307
119 DQ Write 423 733
158 DQ Mixed 558 707
431% 600 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 93 74 61 55 47 MB/s
Read 1,067
Write 65
Mixed 107
SusWrite 65.1
69% 326 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 28.1
4K Mixed 25.5
103% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 780
DQ Write 60.7
DQ Mixed 72
140% 304 MB/s
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 100 59 38 28 40 MB/s
Read 660
Write 261
Mixed 238
SusWrite 62.8
67% 306 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 53.7
4K Mixed 31.5
109% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 42.9
DQ Mixed 95.5
78% 116 MB/s
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 205 185 247 338 393 MB/s
Read 115
Write 292
Mixed 149
SusWrite 256
46% 203 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 40.4
4K Mixed 28.9
91% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 25.6
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 34.7
46% 77.2 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,445,205 SSDs tested.

Typical NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB Builds (Compare 5,134 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

System: Dell G3 3590

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