Average Bench: 85.2% (336th of 1011)

Based on 3,602 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A120G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 120GB averaged just 14.7% 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 32.8MB/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. Sustained Write Speed 265MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 267MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,602 samples)
Min Avg Max
312 Read 447 514
99.6 Write 317 417
153 Mixed 267 309
106 SusWrite 265 403
72.4% 324 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.1 4K Read 26.3 32.6
36.1 4K Write 80 117
18.6 4K Mixed 32.8 41.8
124% 46.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
105 DQ Read 318 364
80.2 DQ Write 277 356
32.2 DQ Mixed 64.4 67
112% 220 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
70GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 331 343 344 329 334 MB/s
Read 500
Write 349
Mixed 283
SusWrite 336
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 38.9
147% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 65.6
125% 250 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 288 254 208 192 189 189 MB/s
Read 478
Write 361
Mixed 71.8
SusWrite 220
63% 283 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 45.9
4K Mixed 26.4
92% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 65.5
129% 258 MB/s
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 214 242 256 253 242 MB/s
Read 427
Write 376
Mixed 259
SusWrite 242
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 73.3
4K Mixed 28.8
116% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 16.5
DQ Mixed 66.3
78% 145 MB/s
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 241 264 251 139 151 288 MB/s
Read 187
Write 314
Mixed 205
SusWrite 222
53% 232 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 70
4K Mixed 32.8
120% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 30.6
DQ Write 95.3
DQ Mixed 39
37% 55 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,587,769 SSDs tested.

Typical Savage 120GB Builds (Compare 30,668 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - 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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