Average Bench: 147% (147th of 1058)

Based on 13,415 user benchmarks.  Model: KBG40ZNS256G NVMe KIOXIA 256GB

Outstanding average bench

The Kbg40zns256g NVMe KIOXIA 256GB averaged 46.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kbg40zns256g NVMe KIOXIA 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 492MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 800MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kbg40zns256g NVMe KIOXIA 256GB is 144%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kbg40zns256g NVMe KIOXIA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 415MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 94.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,415 samples)
Min Avg Max
192 Read 935 1,506
82.7 Write 756 1,431
158 Mixed 800 1,278
66.8 SusWrite 415 578
163% 726 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.1 4K Read 44.6 58.1
24.9 4K Write 94.8 174
19.5 4K Mixed 53.3 80
186% 64.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
249 DQ Read 800 1,420
72.2 DQ Write 408 808
99.2 DQ Mixed 492 710
395% 567 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 766 738 509 401 399 386 MB/s
Read 1,102
Write 879
Mixed 939
SusWrite 533
193% 863 MB/s
4K Read 61.5
4K Write 197
4K Mixed 86
308% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 1324
DQ Write 856
DQ Mixed 704
629% 961 MB/s
208GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 998 982 776 390 365 396 MB/s
Read 1,127
Write 1,138
Mixed 951
SusWrite 651
217% 967 MB/s
4K Read 55.3
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 75.8
257% 91.9 MB/s
DQ Read 929
DQ Write 717
DQ Mixed 668
542% 771 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 995 848 403 390 402 400 MB/s
Read 929
Write 906
Mixed 933
SusWrite 573
188% 835 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 75.1
257% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 922
DQ Write 754
DQ Mixed 700
562% 792 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 995 848 403 390 402 400 MB/s
Read 929
Write 906
Mixed 933
SusWrite 573
188% 835 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 75.1
257% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 922
DQ Write 754
DQ Mixed 700
562% 792 MB/s
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 667 787 504 351 313 245 MB/s
Read 1,284
Write 1,171
Mixed 1,154
SusWrite 478
229% 1,022 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 63.3
216% 75.7 MB/s
DQ Read 883
DQ Write 651
DQ Mixed 660
522% 731 MB/s
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 570 351 261 187 359 323 MB/s
Read 1,323
Write 1,149
Mixed 1,068
SusWrite 342
217% 971 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 68.5
4K Mixed 50.6
166% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 430
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 352
275% 379 MB/s
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 384 370 368 346 313 MB/s
Read 476
Write 404
Mixed 431
SusWrite 361
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 47.8
164% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 632
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 436
320% 430 MB/s
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 489 506 496 615 480 MB/s
Read 800
Write 471
Mixed 738
SusWrite 506
141% 629 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 24.6
4K Mixed 22.2
99% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 732
DQ Write 57
DQ Mixed 98.6
147% 296 MB/s
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Gaming 8%
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Desktop
Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 7%
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System: Dell Inspiron 3593

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