Average Bench: 25.4% (140th of 634)

Based on 301 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 1697 Model: Kingston DT Ultimate G3

Very poor average bench

The Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate G3 USB 3.0 32GB averaged 74.5% 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. Sequential Read Speed 116MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 5.69MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate G3 USB 3.0 32GB is 30.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate G3 USB 3.0 32GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.35MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 26MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 301 samples)
Min Avg Max
27.9 Read 116 190
13 Write 26 42.1
11.7 Mixed 26.9 48.7
53.7% 56.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
3.22 4K Read 5.69 10.9
0.16 4K Write 0.54 0.98
0.01 4K Mixed 0.35 0.87
51.1% 2.19 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
23GB free, PID 1697
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 179
Write 38.3
Mixed 38.3
80% 85.1 MB/s
4K Read 11.5
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.56
93% 4.33 MB/s
25GB free, PID 1697
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 142
Write 45.8
Mixed 39.9
77% 76 MB/s
4K Read 10.4
4K Write 0.92
4K Mixed 0.86
99% 4.05 MB/s
29GB free, PID 1697
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 180
Write 29.2
Mixed 35
74% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 6.82
4K Write 0.32
4K Mixed 0.05
38% 2.39 MB/s
17GB free, PID 1697
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 42.8
Write 24
Mixed 14.1
30% 27 MB/s
4K Read 5.43
4K Write 0.27
4K Mixed 0.01
30% 1.9 MB/s
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $357

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Tested with usb port 3.0 Write 89 mb/s Read 190mb/s. In this category the second one for price/performance after san disk cruzer.—May '15


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