Average Bench: 42.8% (34th of 639)

Based on 64 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 162b Model: Kingston DT HyperX 3.0
Poor: 11%Average: 42.8% Great: 69%

Below average average bench

The Kingston DT HyperX 3.0 126GB averaged 57.2% 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. Sustained Write Speed 118MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 197MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston DT HyperX 3.0 126GB is 57.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston DT HyperX 3.0 126GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 40.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 7.39MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 64 samples)
Min Avg Max
32.9 Read 197 276
15 Write 40.9 97
15.6 Mixed 67.7 137
22.9 SusWrite 118 189
124% 106 MB/s
Min Avg Max
3.34 4K Read 7.39 10.3
0.32 4K Write 0.84 1.47
0.33 4K Mixed 0.93 2.57
87.6% 3.05 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
41GB free, PID 162b, Kingston DataTraveler HyperX 3.0
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 187 189 190 191 190 MB/s
Read 275
Write 97
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 189
191% 159 MB/s
4K Read 8.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 2.6
172% 4.3 MB/s
35GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 187 188 188 189 189 MB/s
Read 274
Write 97
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 187
190% 158 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 2.5
168% 4.23 MB/s
87GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 184 167 191 167 151 MB/s
Read 234
Write 71
Mixed 101
SusWrite 168
175% 143 MB/s
4K Read 8.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 2.6
142% 4.03 MB/s
41GB free, PID 162b, Kingston DataTraveler HyperX 3.0
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 101 101 101 101 101 MB/s
Read 275
Write 97
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 101
155% 137 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 2.6
172% 4.27 MB/s
11GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 42 42 41 42 42 MB/s
Read 41.7
Write 40.8
Mixed 37.5
SusWrite 40.4
55% 40.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.9
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.2
25% 1.4 MB/s
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