Average Bench: 85.6% (393rd of 1071)

Based on 7,194 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A120G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 120GB averaged just 14.3% 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 41.2%. 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 269MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 280MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,194 samples)
Min Avg Max
323 Read 451 514
106 Write 321 419
160 Mixed 269 311
131 SusWrite 280 407
73.8% 330 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 26 31.7
34.2 4K Write 74.3 109
20.7 4K Mixed 32.8 40.4
121% 44.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
205 DQ Read 326 363
100 DQ Write 275 357
39.1 DQ Mixed 68.4 138
115% 223 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 411 411 390 414 411 MB/s
Read 499
Write 418
Mixed 305
SusWrite 406
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 34.7
124% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 369
DQ Mixed 66.9
131% 263 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 63,628,876 SSDs tested.

Typical Savage 120GB Builds (Compare 3,912 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $574

Popular Savage 120GB compatible motherboards:

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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC

Extreme performance for the 
extreme performer...

Added 7 years ago.

Excellent

5 years ago.

kingston best speed 120gb ssd.


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