Average Bench: 11.6% (384th of 634)

Based on 56 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 1693 Model: Kingston DataTraveler 111

Terrible average bench

The Kingston DataTraveler 111 USB 3.0 32GB averaged 88.3% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 6.43MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 54.5MB/s

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston DataTraveler 111 USB 3.0 32GB is just 8.07%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Kingston DataTraveler 111 USB 3.0 32GB performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.07MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 0.1MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 56 samples)
Min Avg Max
26.2 Read 54.5 79
6.8 Write 8.85 15.1
8.2 Mixed 12.5 21.3
23.4% 25.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
4 4K Read 6.43 8.49
0.02 4K Write 0.1 0.38
0.02 4K Mixed 0.07 0.09
29.7% 2.2 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
0GB free, PID 1693
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 76.2
Write 9.18
Mixed 12.8
28% 32.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.55
4K Write 0.08
4K Mixed 0.06
11% 0.56 MB/s
10GB free, PID 1693
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 42.4
Write 9.31
Mixed 11.2
20% 21 MB/s
4K Read 6.98
4K Write 0.02
4K Mixed 0.07
29% 2.36 MB/s
0GB free, PID 1693
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 41.6
Write 8.09
Mixed 12
20% 20.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.85
4K Write 0.09
4K Mixed 0.06
27% 2 MB/s
1GB free, PID 1693
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 35
Write 7.85
Mixed 11.5
18% 18.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.41
4K Write 0.09
4K Mixed 0.08
26% 1.86 MB/s
1GB free, PID 1693
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 29.2
Write 6.85
Mixed 10.5
16% 15.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.07
4K Write 0.06
4K Mixed 0.07
23% 1.73 MB/s
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Desktop 70%
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Workstation 46%

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS V GENE - $223

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,228

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