Average Bench: 80.8% (459th of 1058)

Based on 153 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 480GB averaged just 19.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HyperX Savage 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 64.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 480GB is 42.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 47.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 21.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 153 samples)
Min Avg Max
313 Read 432 525
196 Write 417 506
238 Mixed 374 506
105 SusWrite 355 464
88.9% 395 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.9 4K Read 24.2 30.3
14.3 4K Write 64.5 105
8.93 4K Mixed 21.1 38.9
97.9% 36.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.3 DQ Read 234 338
51.6 DQ Write 218 336
10.6 DQ Mixed 47.1 156
84.4% 166 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 430 205 357 241 431 MB/s
Read 356
Write 430
Mixed 309
SusWrite 305
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 43.7
4K Mixed 28.2
98% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 67.7
102% 194 MB/s
43GB free
Firmware: 02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 311 308 296 327 355 299 MB/s
Read 500
Write 475
Mixed 321
SusWrite 316
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 48
4K Mixed 19.2
81% 29.2 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 53.5
DQ Mixed 77.3
64% 95.6 MB/s
328GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM
SusWrite @10s intervals: 257 345 371 414 414 399 MB/s
Read 427
Write 242
Mixed 274
SusWrite 367
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 13.8
4K Write 21.6
4K Mixed 16.7
54% 17.4 MB/s
DQ Read 83
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 80.9
65% 89.7 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,065,467 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $150 @ launch in Apr '15
AmazonUS $1982 years
EbayUS $2506 mins
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Typical Savage 480GB Builds (Compare 1,711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: HP Z820 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 10% - Very poor Total price: $198

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