Average Bench: 85% (356th of 1026)

Based on 4,927 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A120G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 120GB averaged just 14.9% 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 Mixed IO Speed 32.8MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 275MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 120GB is 44.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 261MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 263MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,927 samples)
Min Avg Max
348 Read 455 513
76.3 Write 307 418
127 Mixed 263 314
128 SusWrite 261 398
71.8% 322 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.2 4K Read 26.2 32.6
36.4 4K Write 77.3 116
20 4K Mixed 32.8 41.5
123% 45.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
220 DQ Read 328 364
88 DQ Write 275 353
36.7 DQ Mixed 67.9 147
115% 224 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 387 403 407 371 320 MB/s
Read 469
Write 397
Mixed 309
SusWrite 371
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 36.6
139% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 166
176% 290 MB/s
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 193 263 282 215 263 MB/s
Read 420
Write 338
Mixed 261
SusWrite 236
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 22.5
4K Mixed 17.2
58% 18.4 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 65.5
66% 109 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,649,251 SSDs tested.

Typical Savage 120GB Builds (Compare 41,030 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,068

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 4 years ago.

Excellent

2 years ago.

kingston best speed 120gb ssd.


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