Average Bench: 42.2% (34th of 622)

Based on 51 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 162b Model: Kingston DT HyperX 3.0

Below average average bench

The Kingston DT HyperX 3.0 126GB averaged 57.8% 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.


Avg. Sequential Read Speed 203MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 70.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston DT HyperX 3.0 126GB is 42.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston DT HyperX 3.0 126GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Write Speed 38.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 7.54MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 51 samples)
Min Avg Max
33.2 Read 203 275
15.7 Write 38.2 59.5
15.4 Mixed 70.5 146
103% 104 MB/s
Min Avg Max
3.61 4K Read 7.54 10.4
0.34 4K Write 0.84 1.24
0.33 4K Mixed 0.84 1.3
85% 3.07 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
116GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 237
Write 58.3
Mixed 34.4
102% 110 MB/s
4K Read 8.97
4K Write 0.85
4K Mixed 1.22
104% 3.68 MB/s
118GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 228
Write 42.9
Mixed 60.6
106% 111 MB/s
4K Read 8.88
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.77
91% 3.53 MB/s
28GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 235
Write 35.7
Mixed 121
135% 130 MB/s
4K Read 9.31
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.82
95% 3.7 MB/s
28GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 228
Write 35.9
Mixed 59.8
102% 108 MB/s
4K Read 8.33
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.82
91% 3.37 MB/s
117GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Read 228
Write 35.3
Mixed 91.7
118% 119 MB/s
4K Read 9.02
4K Write 0.76
4K Mixed 0.73
84% 3.51 MB/s
118GB free, PID 162b
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 36.8
Write 21.8
Mixed 15.9
28% 24.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.03
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.82
56% 1.75 MB/s
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Gaming 101%
Desktop 123%
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z270 Taichi

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,023

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