Average Bench: 128% (168th of 1058)

Based on 5,752 user benchmarks.  Models: Kingston SHPM2280P2/240G, Kingston SHPM2280P2H/240G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB averaged 28.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,026MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 34.7MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB is 71.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 429MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 476MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,752 samples)
Min Avg Max
533 Read 1,026 1,250
435 Write 636 770
250 Mixed 429 523
145 SusWrite 476 764
142% 642 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.9 4K Read 34.7 41.3
41.7 4K Write 80.1 110
23 4K Mixed 38 47.1
144% 50.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
204 DQ Read 366 460
127 DQ Write 266 330
71.9 DQ Mixed 98.7 113
133% 244 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 647 730 518 590 607 586 MB/s
Read 1,207
Write 778
Mixed 527
SusWrite 613
174% 781 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 78
4K Mixed 42.6
151% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 441
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 112
156% 289 MB/s
110GB free
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 739 759 761 764 763 728 MB/s
Read 1,045
Write 716
Mixed 456
SusWrite 752
166% 742 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 81.7
4K Mixed 40.7
143% 51.3 MB/s
DQ Read 305
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 105
136% 242 MB/s
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 515 522 618 541 555 620 MB/s
Read 1,115
Write 633
Mixed 481
SusWrite 562
155% 698 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 39.6
153% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 92.5
117% 212 MB/s
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 522 495 434 119 131 80 MB/s
Read 1,095
Write 716
Mixed 474
SusWrite 297
143% 646 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 38.6
145% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 86.3
135% 259 MB/s
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 345 199 170 81 64 MB/s
Read 1,107
Write 688
Mixed 325
SusWrite 222
129% 585 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 63
4K Mixed 36.3
133% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 420
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 96.6
142% 269 MB/s
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 530 583 636 601 155 MB/s
Read 844
Write 674
Mixed 381
SusWrite 494
134% 599 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 30.6
4K Mixed 20.7
69% 23 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 100
119% 207 MB/s
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Typical HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 10,589 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,236

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