Average Bench: 148% (157th of 1071)

Based on 15,775 user benchmarks.  Model: KBG40ZNS512G NVMe KIOXIA 512GB

Outstanding average bench

The Kbg40zns512g NVMe KIOXIA 512GB averaged 48.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kbg40zns512g NVMe KIOXIA 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 515MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 826MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kbg40zns512g NVMe KIOXIA 512GB is 135%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kbg40zns512g NVMe KIOXIA 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 427MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 101MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,775 samples)
Min Avg Max
199 Read 967 1,465
118 Write 835 1,420
203 Mixed 819 1,262
75.8 SusWrite 427 577
171% 762 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.6 4K Read 40.1 57
34.2 4K Write 101 190
24.4 4K Mixed 53.2 79.8
182% 64.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
328 DQ Read 826 1,310
73.4 DQ Write 405 819
104 DQ Mixed 515 689
409% 582 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
247GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 660 985 355 367 365 366 MB/s
Read 889
Write 591
Mixed 550
SusWrite 516
142% 637 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 96.4
4K Mixed 55.5
170% 61.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1229
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 680
499% 686 MB/s
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 734 753 471 355 361 359 MB/s
Read 1,017
Write 1,034
Mixed 1,007
SusWrite 506
200% 891 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 70.5
4K Mixed 29.3
107% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 821
DQ Write 675
DQ Mixed 438
412% 644 MB/s
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 813 847 368 366 333 361 MB/s
Read 751
Write 581
Mixed 977
SusWrite 515
159% 706 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 51.7
4K Mixed 32.6
110% 37.1 MB/s
DQ Read 906
DQ Write 478
DQ Mixed 629
484% 671 MB/s
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 549 578 556 331 330 348 MB/s
Read 1,080
Write 496
Mixed 911
SusWrite 449
164% 734 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 37.9
137% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 206
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 214
152% 195 MB/s
324GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 325 388 407 351 296 MB/s
Read 571
Write 366
Mixed 403
SusWrite 352
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 26.7
4K Mixed 21.3
71% 22.6 MB/s
DQ Read 400
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 368
247% 305 MB/s
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 175 273 221 181 69 MB/s
Read 45.1
Write 395
Mixed 33.6
SusWrite 205
39% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 37.9
4K Mixed 51.6
87% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 880
DQ Write 383
DQ Mixed 517
413% 593 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 63,161,146 SSDs tested.

Typical NVMe KIOXIA 512GB Builds (Compare 7,383 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 123%
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System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $726

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