Average Bench: 85.7% (301st of 992)

Based on 3,027 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A120G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 120GB averaged just 14.2% 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 79.6MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 278MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 120GB is 42.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 266MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 271MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,027 samples)
Min Avg Max
338 Read 454 512
75.1 Write 316 417
148 Mixed 266 314
146 SusWrite 271 403
72.9% 327 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.7 4K Read 26 32.6
33.6 4K Write 79.6 119
16.8 4K Mixed 32.4 41.1
123% 46 MB/s
Min Avg Max
74.7 DQ Read 320 364
89.7 DQ Write 278 355
35.1 DQ Mixed 67.5 144
114% 222 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 235 297 220 228 182 MB/s
Read 400
Write 312
Mixed 280
SusWrite 227
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 31.3
134% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 66.7
127% 253 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 174 146 201 139 151 MB/s
Read 500
Write 346
Mixed 281
SusWrite 172
72% 325 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 67.5
4K Mixed 36
129% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 65.9
123% 246 MB/s
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 100 88 90 100 112 MB/s
Read 363
Write 143
Mixed 179
SusWrite 104
44% 197 MB/s
4K Read 11.7
4K Write 30.8
4K Mixed 21.6
62% 21.4 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 63.5
84% 156 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,029,063 SSDs tested.

Typical Savage 120GB Builds (Compare 24,861 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,014

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

18 months ago.

kingston best speed 120gb ssd.


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