Average Bench: 64.5% (694th of 1026)

Based on 193 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON RBUSC180DS37256GJ

Above average average bench

The Kingston RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB averaged 35.4% 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 167MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.7MB/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 122MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 239MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 193 samples)
Min Avg Max
299 Read 384 450
112 Write 239 368
165 Mixed 281 334
87.2 SusWrite 122 153
57% 256 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.8 4K Read 25.7 33.8
18.8 4K Write 55.7 79.7
8.42 4K Mixed 26.1 36
102% 35.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
84.2 DQ Read 247 310
43.4 DQ Write 237 319
29.2 DQ Mixed 167 211
146% 217 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
238GB free
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 381 120 109 122 109 109 MB/s
Read 489
Write 399
Mixed 356
SusWrite 158
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 66.8
4K Mixed 33.8
128% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 205
179% 267 MB/s
209GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 154 99 102 98 102 MB/s
Read 372
Write 265
Mixed 274
SusWrite 148
59% 265 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 63.4
4K Mixed 34
125% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 220
196% 293 MB/s
204GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 113 101 99 100 99 MB/s
Read 361
Write 238
Mixed 279
SusWrite 137
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 61.4
4K Mixed 32.8
120% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 209
189% 286 MB/s
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 129 92 97 95 97 MB/s
Read 342
Write 274
Mixed 266
SusWrite 134
57% 254 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 48
4K Mixed 27.5
101% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 204
154% 207 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 174 84 92 85 82 MB/s
Read 289
Write 186
Mixed 210
SusWrite 126
45% 203 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 33.8
4K Mixed 12.6
54% 20 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 196
170% 250 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 92 96 97 102 100 MB/s
Read 236
Write 107
Mixed 306
SusWrite 122
43% 193 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 34
4K Mixed 18.2
74% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 149
113% 151 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,454,821 SSDs tested.

Typical RBUSC180DS37256GJ 256GB Builds (Compare 721 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: Asus VivoBook 15_ASUS Laptop X540UAR

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