Average Bench: 76.4% (303rd of 929)

Based on 3,193 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A120G

Good average bench

The HyperX Savage 120GB averaged 23.5% 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 74.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 120GB is 35%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 14.7MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 12.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,193 samples)
Min Avg Max
470 Read 502 525
194 Write 344 419
249 Mixed 399 460
92.1% 415 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.1 4K Read 25.4 31.6
36.2 4K Write 74.1 110
10.1 4K Mixed 12.6 13.9
93.8% 37.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.4 DQ Read 173 342
57.1 DQ Write 206 329
10.1 DQ Mixed 14.7 22.2
59.6% 131 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
81GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.U Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 480
Write 425
Mixed 459
102% 455 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 13.2
121% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 13.9
96% 221 MB/s
63GB free
Firmware: SAFM001B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 510
Write 429
Mixed 460
104% 466 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 11.8
106% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 13.1
84% 191 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,224,126 SSDs tested.

Typical Savage 120GB Builds (Compare 16,261 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $476

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

9 months ago.

kingston best speed 120gb ssd.


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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $160Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $125
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