Average Bench: 6.18% (499th of 622)

Based on 740 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 1642 Model: Kingston DT 101 G2

Terrible average bench

The Kingston DataTraveler 101 G2 USB 2.0 16GB averaged 93.8% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 4.82MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 0.24MB/s

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston DataTraveler 101 G2 USB 2.0 16GB is just 5.38%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Kingston DataTraveler 101 G2 USB 2.0 16GB performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 6.55MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 19.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 740 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.4 Read 19.8 25.9
2.2 Write 6.55 11.5
3.63 Mixed 8.4 13.4
12.3% 11.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.15 4K Read 4.82 8.17
0.003 4K Write 0.24 0.72
0.003 4K Mixed 0.19 0.56
32.8% 1.75 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
15GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 18.2
Write 7.64
Mixed 13.6
15% 13.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.56
4K Write 0.65
4K Mixed 0.45
58% 2.22 MB/s
2GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 20.6
Write 10.4
Mixed 12.8
17% 14.6 MB/s
4K Read 5.56
4K Write 0.04
4K Mixed 0.3
32% 1.97 MB/s
4GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 16.8
Write 5.85
Mixed 7.61
11% 10.1 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 0.57
4K Mixed 0.38
48% 1.75 MB/s
9GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 19.5
Write 4.64
Mixed 9.37
12% 11.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.43
4K Write 0.47
4K Mixed 0.3
39% 1.4 MB/s
11GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 23.8
Write 5.43
Mixed 8.14
12% 12.5 MB/s
4K Read 6.07
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.006
23% 2.03 MB/s
9GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 21.2
Write 5.11
Mixed 8.51
12% 11.6 MB/s
4K Read 6.3
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.01
24% 2.11 MB/s
4GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 17.1
Write 4.41
Mixed 5.26
9% 8.94 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 0.34
4K Mixed 0.28
24% 0.46 MB/s
4GB free, PID 1642
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Read 16.7
Write 4.22
Mixed 5.8
9% 8.92 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.23
21% 0.42 MB/s
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