Average Bench: 60.9% (778th of 1058)

Based on 378 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBUSC180DS37256GJ

Above average average bench

The Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB averaged 39.1% 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 148MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 23.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB is 44.1%. 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 113MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 234MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 378 samples)
Min Avg Max
296 Read 377 449
113 Write 234 364
147 Mixed 274 333
66.6 SusWrite 113 148
55.6% 250 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.8 4K Read 23.8 34.3
17 4K Write 52.9 77.7
5.97 4K Mixed 24.1 36
94.8% 33.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
73.8 DQ Read 240 300
36.7 DQ Write 216 318
20.4 DQ Mixed 148 209
133% 202 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 104 99 51 87 64 MB/s
Read 428
Write 200
Mixed 315
SusWrite 103
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 30.4
114% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 198
164% 235 MB/s
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 131 37 26 36 92 MB/s
Read 387
Write 141
Mixed 298
SusWrite 66.6
49% 223 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 66.5
4K Mixed 32.5
122% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 20.7
66% 145 MB/s
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 63 107 54 97 41 MB/s
Read 374
Write 271
Mixed 282
SusWrite 109
58% 259 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 21.3
105% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 201
177% 263 MB/s
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 114 77 89 16 106 MB/s
Read 372
Write 317
Mixed 139
SusWrite 88.1
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 23.1
4K Mixed 12.5
29% 12.1 MB/s
DQ Read 56.7
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 191
116% 121 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,301,724 SSDs tested.

Typical RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB Builds (Compare 949 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 3%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
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Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

System: Asus VivoBook 15_ASUS Laptop X540UAR

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