Average Bench: 81.3% (302nd of 956)

Based on 2,683 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A120G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 120GB averaged just 18.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HyperX Savage 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 78.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 120GB is 44.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 35.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 286MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,683 samples)
Min Avg Max
351 Read 485 524
163 Write 340 421
205 Mixed 351 459
140 SusWrite 286 408
81.8% 365 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.7 4K Read 25.9 32.2
36.1 4K Write 78.2 115
10.5 4K Mixed 20.7 41.1
107% 41.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.2 DQ Read 235 362
60.3 DQ Write 242 354
10.3 DQ Mixed 35.3 66.9
82.4% 171 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 331 337 340 239 289 MB/s
Read 395
Write 351
Mixed 283
SusWrite 312
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 41
158% 60.6 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 65.7
128% 257 MB/s
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 332 253 262 185 267 MB/s
Read 388
Write 341
Mixed 282
SusWrite 272
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 37
137% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 65.7
126% 253 MB/s
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 141 121 128 123 89 MB/s
Read 504
Write 325
Mixed 91
SusWrite 129
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 89.2
4K Mixed 11
109% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 65.1
104% 205 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,977,448 SSDs tested.

Typical Savage 120GB Builds (Compare 17,560 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $469

Popular Savage 120GB compatible motherboards:

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 Comments

Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC

Extreme performance for the 
extreme performer...

Added 3 years ago.

Excellent

11 months ago.

kingston best speed 120gb ssd.


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