Opened 19 months ago

Last modified 3 months ago

#1389 new patch

Kingston RBU-SNSx180S3 series SSDs (e.g., RBUSNS4180S3256GJ)

Reported by: 5kft Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone: unscheduled
Component: drivedb Version:
Keywords: ssd Cc:


I have a Kingston RBUSNS4180S3256GJ SSD, which is an m.2 SATA SSD Kingston provides to system builders (see

This SSD appears to use a Phison controller like many other Kingston SSDs, as the SMART attributes correctly match (plus some vendors that are selling MKF-815 SSDs list them as having a Phison controller). I verified several SMART attributes as well and they appear correct (e.g., read Lifetime_Reads_GiB, Temperature_Celcius, etc.)

This change to drivedb.h appears to properly enable support for this drive (and likely this family):

--- smartmontools-7.1/drivedb.h 2019-12-28 13:40:37.000000000 -0800
+++ smartmontools-7.1-new/drivedb.h 2020-10-25 10:50:30.291147928 -0700
@@ -673,6 +673,8 @@
     "IR-SSDPR-S25A-(120|240|480|960)|" // Goodram IRIDM, tested with IR-SSDPR-S25A-120/SBFM91.3,
       // IR-SSDPR-S25A-240/SBFM91.2
+    "KINGSTON RBUSNS(4|8)180S3(32|64|128|256|512)GJ|" // Kingston RBU-SNSx180S3 series, tested
+      // with KINGSTON RBUSNS4180S3256GJ
     "KINGSTON SEDC400S37(400|480|800|960|1600|1800)G|" // DC400, tested with
       // KINGSTON SEDC400S37480G/SAFM02.[GH], KINGSTON SEDC400S37960G/SAFM32.I
     "KINGSTON SEDC(450R|500[MR])(480|960|1920|3840)G|" // DC450R, DC500M/R, tested with

I've attached the output of "smartctl -x" for this drive to this ticket as well.

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smartctl-KINGSTON-RBUSNS4180S3256GJ.txt (6.5 KB) - added by 5kft 19 months ago.
smartctl -x output for KINGSTON RBUSNS4180S3256GJ

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Change History (4)

Changed 19 months ago by 5kft

smartctl -x output for KINGSTON RBUSNS4180S3256GJ

comment:1 Changed 19 months ago by Christian Franke

Milestone: Release 7.2
Type: enhancementpatch

comment:2 Changed 17 months ago by Christian Franke

Milestone: Release 7.2Release 7.3

comment:3 Changed 3 months ago by Christian Franke

Milestone: Release 7.3unscheduled
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