Average Bench: 85.2% (330th of 1003)

Based on 3,305 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A120G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 120GB averaged just 14.8% 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 80MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 32.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 120GB is 46.9%. 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 265MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 272MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,305 samples)
Min Avg Max
301 Read 446 512
98.2 Write 322 416
134 Mixed 265 307
129 SusWrite 272 401
72.9% 326 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.3 4K Read 26.1 32.6
35.5 4K Write 80 119
17.2 4K Mixed 32.3 41.4
123% 46.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.9 DQ Read 312 364
80.5 DQ Write 274 355
23.3 DQ Mixed 61.8 67.1
110% 216 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 200 251 223 218 211 MB/s
Read 503
Write 357
Mixed 284
SusWrite 217
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 42.1
166% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 65.8
128% 256 MB/s
74GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 362 367 355 366 372 MB/s
Read 398
Write 420
Mixed 255
SusWrite 362
81% 359 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 32.3
131% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 372
DQ Mixed 66.7
131% 262 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 258 218 178 198 188 180 MB/s
Read 460
Write 297
Mixed 265
SusWrite 203
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 27.8
131% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 65.7
128% 256 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,729,423 SSDs tested.

Typical Savage 120GB Builds (Compare 28,430 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,046

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

22 months ago.

kingston best speed 120gb ssd.


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