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Kingston SSDNow KC100 Series SKC100S3

Kingston SSDNow KC100 Series SKC100S3
alaScore 88

26 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 reviews of Kingston SSDNow KC100 Series SKC100S3. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Solid-state drive the Kingston SSDNow KC100 Series SKC100S3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Kingston SSDNow KC100 Series SKC100S3

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Kingston SSDNow KC100 Series SKC100S3 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive on Amazon.com.

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Kingston Digital 120 GB SSDNow KC100 SSD SATA 3 2.5-Inch Solid-State Drive SKC100S3/120GKingston Digital 120 GB SSDNow KC100 SSD SATA 3 2.5-Inch Solid-State Drive SKC100S3/120G

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: (cnet.com)

Kingston SSDNow KC100 Upgrade Bundle Kit 240GB

 

The SSDNow KC100 drive itself also proved to be very fast in my testing and can be used in both desktops and laptops, except for systems that require drives that are 7mm thin. It's the first drive I've seen in a long time that uses the traditional...

The Kingston SSDNow KC100 Upgrade Bundle Kit comes with all necessary accessories for first-time SSD buyers and offers fast performance.

The Kingston SSDNow KC100 Upgrade Bundle Kit is comparatively expensive, especially for those who don't need its accessories.

The Kingston SSDNow KC100 Upgrade Bundle Kit makes a great buy for first-time SSD upgrader.

Oct, 2012

Expert review by: Shane N. (motherboards.org)

Kingston SSDNow KC100 120GB SSD Review

 

Solid State drives are definitely one of the hottest computer products in the market now. And every day it just feels like they are getting more affordable for consumers to buy them.

Oct, 2011

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Grey, Red, White
Internal: No
Protection features:Shock resistant
Size:2.5
SSD form factor:2.5"

Energy Management

Power consumption (read):1.6
Power consumption (standby):0.455
Power consumption (write):2.05

Operational Conditions

Non-operating vibration:20
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Operating vibration:2.17
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 85

Other Features

Country of origin:Taiwan
Internal:N / No
Internal memory:122880 / 245760 / 491520
Internal memory type:Flash
Memory layout:1 x 122880 / 1 x 245760 / 1 x 491520
Module configuration:(N/A) (N/A)
Rack mounting:(N/A) SSD 2.5-inch 9.5mm
Registered: No
Warranty:5 Yrs
Warranty note:5 Yrs

Packaging Data

Cables included:SATA, USB
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Data Transfer Rate:6
Mean time between failures (MTBF):1000000
Memory Type:MLC
Random read (4KB):45000 / 60000 / 70000
Random write (4KB):77000 / 90000
Read Speed:540 / 555
S.M.A.R.T support: Yes
S.M.A.R.T. support: Yes
Seek time:0.1
Solid-state drive capacity:120 / 240 / 480
Solid-state drive interface:Micro Serial ATA III / Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:Micro Serial ATA III / Serial ATA III
Write Speed:450 / 510

Power

Power consumption (read):1.6
Power consumption (standby):0.455
Power consumption (write):2.05

Technical Details

Non-operating vibration:20
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Operating vibration:2.17
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 85
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 85

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.75
Height:0.374
Weight:2.61
Width:3.94