Average Bench: 84.5% (194th of 929)

Based on 455 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A960G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 960GB averaged just 15.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HyperX Savage 960GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 74.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 960GB is 32.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 960GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 26.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 12.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 455 samples)
Min Avg Max
484 Read 509 528
395 Write 466 502
358 Mixed 478 510
108% 484 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.3 4K Read 24.9 31.5
31.4 4K Write 74.3 108
9.71 4K Mixed 12.5 15.3
93.1% 37.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.2 DQ Read 177 335
55.3 DQ Write 227 341
9.82 DQ Mixed 26.1 60.6
68.7% 144 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
375GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 513
Write 469
Mixed 498
110% 493 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 11.2
95% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 23.5
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 53.5
76% 131 MB/s
643GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 510
Write 451
Mixed 489
108% 483 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 73.5
4K Mixed 13.2
96% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 27.1
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 53.3
63% 103 MB/s
355GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 520
Write 474
Mixed 499
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 44.2
4K Mixed 12.1
65% 24.4 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 49.4
79% 150 MB/s
355GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 472
Mixed 488
110% 492 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 47.5
4K Mixed 11.4
66% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 10.4
55% 124 MB/s
355GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 518
Write 475
Mixed 501
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 15.1
4K Write 35.1
4K Mixed 12.3
57% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 18.5
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 49.3
54% 85.2 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,222,605 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $325 @ launch in Apr '15
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Typical Savage 960GB Builds (Compare 2,049 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 107%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 82%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-DELUXE II - $403

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,568

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