Average Bench: 93.1% (238th of 1011)

Based on 927 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A960G

Excellent average bench

The HyperX Savage 960GB averaged just 6.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HyperX Savage 960GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 110MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 298MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 960GB is 44.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 960GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 320MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 380MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 927 samples)
Min Avg Max
336 Read 456 512
269 Write 420 487
251 Mixed 320 358
192 SusWrite 380 474
88.6% 394 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 26.6 33.4
39.2 4K Write 79.7 112
13.1 4K Mixed 33.5 42.1
125% 46.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30.1 DQ Read 292 373
93.5 DQ Write 298 359
36.9 DQ Mixed 110 178
134% 233 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
128GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 420 463 430 435 369 MB/s
Read 488
Write 475
Mixed 319
SusWrite 409
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 40.2
155% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 345
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 67
128% 254 MB/s
121GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 334 384 467 472 475 474 MB/s
Read 497
Write 446
Mixed 351
SusWrite 434
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 36.9
147% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 176
177% 283 MB/s
726GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 356 369 358 369 354 368 MB/s
Read 480
Write 397
Mixed 335
SusWrite 362
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 78.8
4K Mixed 30.7
119% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 174
173% 276 MB/s
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 308 341 353 359 306 MB/s
Read 367
Write 341
Mixed 286
SusWrite 328
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 62.8
4K Mixed 32.2
114% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 241
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 116
111% 176 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $325 @ launch in Apr '15
AmazonUS $39710 months
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Typical Savage 960GB Builds (Compare 1,251 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $1,109

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