Average Bench: 15.5% (312th of 639)

Based on 5,706 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 1666 Model: Kingston DataTraveler 3.0
Poor: 7%Average: 15.5% Great: 26%

Terrible average bench

The Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 64GB averaged 84.5% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.93MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 5.56MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 64GB is just 19.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 64GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 17MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 22.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,706 samples)
Min Avg Max
21.5 Read 61.5 110
6.2 Write 31.6 62.9
4.3 Mixed 22.2 62
7.3 SusWrite 17 33.4
38.6% 33.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.3 4K Read 5.56 10.3
0 4K Write 0.51 1.3
0 4K Mixed 0.93 2.1
69.7% 2.33 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
13GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 24 19 24 24 30 MB/s
Read 86.8
Write 58.2
Mixed 36
SusWrite 24.7
62% 51.4 MB/s
4K Read 8.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 1.8
134% 3.87 MB/s
8GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 10 19 19 21 20 19 MB/s
Read 107
Write 39
Mixed 15
SusWrite 18.1
47% 44.7 MB/s
4K Read 10.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.2
48% 3.47 MB/s
14GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 14 12 13 12 12 MB/s
Read 109
Write 13.8
Mixed 13.7
SusWrite 12.9
34% 37.4 MB/s
4K Read 9.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
34% 3.03 MB/s
58GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.6 7.5 7.6 8.8 13 11 MB/s
Read 40.5
Write 24
Mixed 18.5
SusWrite 9
27% 23 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 1.1
61% 1.63 MB/s
39GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 9.6 34 34 34 35 MB/s
Read 0.3
Write 50.1
Mixed 0.3
SusWrite 28.9
32% 19.9 MB/s
4K Read 8.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
32% 2.87 MB/s
58GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.7 7 4.1 11 7.2 9 MB/s
Read 20.5
Write 12.5
Mixed 14.2
SusWrite 7.3
17% 13.6 MB/s
4K Read 2.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.9
63% 1.3 MB/s
53GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.2 6.1 6.4 9.5 10 9.8 MB/s
Read 11
Write 8.6
Mixed 10.9
SusWrite 7.7
13% 9.55 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
1% 0.1 MB/s
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Good

3 months ago.

Own 2 of these. Paid £35 each... They perform as slow as USB2 sticks. Waste of £70.


Excellent

8 months ago.

good stability performance and durability


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