Kingston DC500 SSD Review: High Capacity Enterprise Storage

Kingston DXC500R/M - CrystalDiskMark X64 Tests

CrystalDiskMark is a synthetic benchmark that tests both sequential and random small and mid-sized file transfers using incompressible data. It provides a quick look at best and worst case scenarios with regard to SSD performance, best case being larger sequential transfers and worse case being small, random transfers.

CrystalDiskMark x64 Benchmarks
Synthetic File Transfer Tests





At the higher queue depths, there is very little separating the SATA-based drives here. At QD1, however, the Kingston DC500 series drives offered better write performance than the competitive Samsung drives, but slightly lower read performance.

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