Average Bench: 87.3% (233rd of 959)

Based on 559 user benchmarks.  Model: KINGSTON SHSS37A960G

Very good average bench

The HyperX Savage 960GB averaged just 12.6% 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 Random Write Speed 76.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.5MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Savage 960GB is 39.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HyperX Savage 960GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 17.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 48.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 559 samples)
Min Avg Max
409 Read 499 527
352 Write 457 501
282 Mixed 441 509
192 SusWrite 386 477
100% 446 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.3 4K Read 25.5 31.9
34.1 4K Write 76.3 109
10.5 4K Mixed 17.9 39.9
102% 39.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.6 DQ Read 211 349
61 DQ Write 247 348
10.3 DQ Mixed 48.9 175
86.8% 169 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
786GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 421 415 432 445 451 MB/s
Read 492
Write 456
Mixed 349
SusWrite 436
98% 433 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 40.5
154% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 177
177% 285 MB/s
404GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 435 431 477 482 463 MB/s
Read 441
Write 443
Mixed 311
SusWrite 456
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 39
147% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 30.7
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 67
52% 68 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,080,066 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $325 @ launch in Apr '15
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Typical Savage 960GB Builds (Compare 780 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,136

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Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC

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