Average Bench: 63.8% (725th of 1040)

Based on 240 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBUSC180DS37256GJ

Above average average bench

The Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB averaged 36.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 165MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB is 40.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 121MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 238MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 240 samples)
Min Avg Max
298 Read 382 450
113 Write 238 365
185 Mixed 280 333
86.4 SusWrite 121 150
56.8% 255 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.55 4K Read 25.2 34.1
19 4K Write 55.5 79.6
7.14 4K Mixed 25.4 36
100% 35.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
85.8 DQ Read 247 305
41.7 DQ Write 235 319
28.6 DQ Mixed 165 211
145% 216 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 128 94 97 93 96 MB/s
Read 353
Write 135
Mixed 259
SusWrite 137
49% 221 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 30.4
114% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 213
170% 239 MB/s
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 257 82 95 95 95 102 MB/s
Read 375
Write 332
Mixed 293
SusWrite 121
63% 280 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 58.7
4K Mixed 25.9
108% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 204
162% 225 MB/s
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 137 102 77 40 72 MB/s
Read 335
Write 176
Mixed 268
SusWrite 95
49% 219 MB/s
4K Read 11.4
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 30
87% 33.4 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 49.6
102% 205 MB/s
129GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 103 95 97 99 95 MB/s
Read 334
Write 220
Mixed 280
SusWrite 128
54% 240 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 52.5
4K Mixed 8.5
71% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 201
171% 249 MB/s
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 81 93 95 86 78 MB/s
Read 313
Write 203
Mixed 240
SusWrite 119
49% 219 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 40.1
4K Mixed 17.4
74% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 179
135% 182 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 32,795,235 SSDs tested.

Typical RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB Builds (Compare 484 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 3%
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Desktop
Desktop 52%
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Workstation
Workstation 3%
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System: Asus VivoBook 15_ASUS Laptop X540UAR

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