Average Bench: 82.1% (214th of 921)

Based on 65 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 480GB averaged just 17.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HyperX Savage 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 67.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 480GB is 40.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 21.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 12MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 65 samples)
Min Avg Max
365 Read 498 527
265 Write 449 509
255 Mixed 453 509
104% 467 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.6 4K Read 24.3 30.5
19.1 4K Write 67.4 108
6.95 4K Mixed 12 13.8
87.9% 34.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.4 DQ Read 212 328
50.6 DQ Write 220 326
10.1 DQ Mixed 21.2 60
69.6% 151 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
39GB free
Firmware: 02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 520
Write 496
Mixed 496
113% 504 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 63
4K Mixed 13.4
89% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 59.6
97% 185 MB/s
120GB free
Firmware: 02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 511
Write 487
Mixed 503
112% 500 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 13
70% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 58.3
88% 165 MB/s
380GB free
Firmware: SAFM
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 373
Write 385
Mixed 382
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 75.2
4K Mixed 12.8
92% 37.1 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 37.4
64% 124 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,466,514 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $150 @ launch in Apr '15
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Typical Savage 480GB Builds (Compare 348 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

System: Asus Z10PE-D8 WS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $745

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Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC

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