Average Bench: 62.2% (762nd of 1058)

Based on 4 user benchmarks.  Model: SHGS31-2 50GS-2

Above average average bench

The Shgs31-2 50GS-2 250GB averaged 37.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 163MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 27.7MB/s

Unknown consistency

There are too few samples to reasonably determine how consistently this SSD perfroms. This result should be interpreted with caution.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 160MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 189MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4 samples)
Min Avg Max
312 Read 386 474
286 Write 361 437
284 Mixed 335 393
113 SusWrite 160 176
69.7% 311 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.7 4K Read 21.6 28
36.6 4K Write 47.7 61.5
25.1 4K Mixed 27.7 33.1
93.5% 32.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
133 DQ Read 189 230
118 DQ Write 168 223
116 DQ Mixed 163 238
127% 173 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 9000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 367 143 143 136 137 124 MB/s
Read 474
Write 437
Mixed 393
SusWrite 175
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 53.6
4K Mixed 33.1
113% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 116
108% 169 MB/s
163GB free
Firmware: 9000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 327 175 137 135 137 137 MB/s
Read 382
Write 356
Mixed 326
SusWrite 175
69% 310 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 61.5
4K Mixed 26.8
95% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 238
176% 230 MB/s
114GB free
Firmware: 9000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 123 159 153 147 148 MB/s
Read 312
Write 286
Mixed 284
SusWrite 176
60% 265 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 38.9
4K Mixed 25.7
84% 28.2 MB/s
DQ Read 133
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 131
97% 128 MB/s
61GB free
Firmware: 4101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 117 52 55 53 56 MB/s
Read 377
Write 367
Mixed 340
SusWrite 113
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 36.6
4K Mixed 25.1
82% 27.2 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 159
DQ Mixed 168
125% 166 MB/s

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,194,534 SSDs tested.

Typical 50GS-2 250GB Builds (Compare 13 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP s5-1126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $78

Popular 50GS-2 250GB systems:

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