Average Bench: 14.3% (353rd of 639)

Based on 14,863 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 1666 Model: Kingston DataTraveler 3.0
Poor: 6%Average: 14.3% Great: 26%

Terrible average bench

The Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 32GB averaged 85.6% 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 Mixed IO Speed 0.7MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 6.03MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 32GB is just 19.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 32GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 13.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 17.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,863 samples)
Min Avg Max
20.3 Read 60.8 125
2.34 Write 21.4 50
2.5 Mixed 17.4 50
5.1 SusWrite 13.3 29.5
31% 28.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
1.44 4K Read 6.03 10.9
0 4K Write 0.38 0.9
0 4K Mixed 0.7 1.5
59.3% 2.37 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
27GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.1 4.7 3.8 5.2 3.8 9.8 MB/s
Read 154
Write 11.5
Mixed 16.7
SusWrite 5.9
39% 47 MB/s
4K Read 10
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.6
58% 3.53 MB/s
29GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 17 19 13 6.9 8.1 MB/s
Read 94.3
Write 25.3
Mixed 25
SusWrite 13.5
41% 39.5 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.4
77% 5.27 MB/s
29GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 19 21 19 19 22 MB/s
Read 97.7
Write 53
Mixed 27.3
SusWrite 18.9
56% 49.2 MB/s
4K Read 10.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
38% 3.43 MB/s
29GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 15 21 19 19 MB/s
Read 72.5
Write 45.5
Mixed 16.4
SusWrite 19.5
45% 38.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 1.3
90% 2.4 MB/s
28GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 19 18 18 17 19 MB/s
Read 75.4
Write 11.7
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 17.3
38% 35 MB/s
4K Read 8.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
30% 2.73 MB/s
27GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.1 6.8 5.8 6.3 6.3 6.2 MB/s
Read 67.5
Write 2.7
Mixed 2.7
SusWrite 6.1
16% 19.7 MB/s
4K Read 8.9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
33% 2.97 MB/s
15GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 14 11 11 11 11 MB/s
Read 40
Write 32
Mixed 19.8
SusWrite 15.3
34% 26.8 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1
78% 2.33 MB/s
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