Average Bench: 80.7% (326th of 959)

Based on 83 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 480GB averaged just 19.2% 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 24MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 65.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 480GB is 40.7%. 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 27.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 13.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 83 samples)
Min Avg Max
358 Read 488 527
261 Write 439 509
254 Mixed 442 508
85.9 SusWrite 290 461
93.1% 415 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.4 4K Read 24 30.2
12.1 4K Write 65.7 107
6.8 4K Mixed 13.1 26.6
87.9% 34.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.4 DQ Read 213 333
50.8 DQ Write 214 329
10.1 DQ Mixed 27.3 67.3
71.8% 151 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
403GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 425 431 468 467 476 469 MB/s
Read 388
Write 480
Mixed 327
SusWrite 456
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 40.6
152% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 67.6
127% 251 MB/s
444GB free
Firmware: 00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 456 427 457 433 422 MB/s
Read 372
Write 468
Mixed 330
SusWrite 440
91% 402 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 37.8
138% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 67.1
119% 231 MB/s
365GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 474 448 455 456 453 MB/s
Read 485
Write 456
Mixed 322
SusWrite 461
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 29.7
102% 35.9 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 174
171% 271 MB/s
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 113 77 76 76 98 MB/s
Read 395
Write 100
Mixed 247
SusWrite 85.9
46% 207 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 85.4
4K Mixed 38.9
122% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 50.7
DQ Mixed 68.8
85% 160 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,117,614 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $150 @ launch in Apr '15
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Typical Savage 480GB Builds (Compare 421 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock X79 Extreme6 - $341

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,249

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Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC

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