Average Bench: 241% (55th of 1058)

Based on 45,577 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SA2000M81000G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB averaged 140.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 390MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 764MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB is 177%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 137MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 979MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 45,577 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,023 Read 1,643 1,871
615 Write 1,468 1,842
128 Mixed 1,120 1,401
419 SusWrite 979 1,739
292% 1,302 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30.3 4K Read 55 67.6
47.6 4K Write 137 195
38.4 4K Mixed 74.3 94.9
251% 88.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
495 DQ Read 918 1,073
71.9 DQ Write 764 1,103
120 DQ Mixed 390 440
415% 691 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
781GB free
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1759 1763 1763 1423 1281 1393 MB/s
Read 1,859
Write 1,783
Mixed 1,376
SusWrite 1,564
370% 1,645 MB/s
4K Read 66.4
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 94.4
321% 116 MB/s
DQ Read 1,058
DQ Write 1,033
DQ Mixed 431
493% 841 MB/s
829GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42109
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1361 1759 1740 1767 1742 1102 MB/s
Read 1,830
Write 1,745
Mixed 1,373
SusWrite 1,578
367% 1,632 MB/s
4K Read 65.1
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 88.6
299% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,054
DQ Write 892
DQ Mixed 435
473% 794 MB/s
649GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1725 1790 518 1783 1464 500 MB/s
Read 1,853
Write 1,823
Mixed 1,401
SusWrite 1,296
358% 1,593 MB/s
4K Read 66.2
4K Write 181
4K Mixed 92.5
315% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,052
DQ Write 1,034
DQ Mixed 437
495% 841 MB/s
814GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1034 1191 1243 1276 1282 1277 MB/s
Read 1,426
Write 1,208
Mixed 1,140
SusWrite 1217
281% 1,248 MB/s
4K Read 58
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 79.4
264% 92.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,063
DQ Write 900
DQ Mixed 434
475% 799 MB/s
458GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 988 523 403 467 402 404 MB/s
Read 1,567
Write 1609
Mixed 1,256
SusWrite 531
278% 1,241 MB/s
4K Read 63.3
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 91.9
317% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 990
DQ Write 1,037
DQ Mixed 196
373% 741 MB/s
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 624 706 482 483 490 486 MB/s
Read 1817
Write 1,694
Mixed 1,321
SusWrite 545
301% 1,344 MB/s
4K Read 58.9
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 83.7
282% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,022
DQ Write 805
DQ Mixed 434
455% 754 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,171,647 SSDs tested.

Typical SA2000M81000G 1TB Builds (Compare 85,150 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $946

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