Average Bench: 126% (170th of 1058)

Based on 5,979 user benchmarks.  Models: Kingston SHPM2280P2/240G, Kingston SHPM2280P2H/240G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB averaged 26.5% 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 1,022MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 34.5MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB is 76.2%. 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 432MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 458MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,979 samples)
Min Avg Max
507 Read 1,022 1,249
435 Write 633 770
250 Mixed 432 526
143 SusWrite 458 763
141% 636 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.8 4K Read 34.5 41
43.8 4K Write 79.5 111
20.8 4K Mixed 37.7 47.7
143% 50.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
201 DQ Read 368 460
127 DQ Write 267 330
69.9 DQ Mixed 98.5 114
133% 245 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 583 623 626 629 628 541 MB/s
Read 1,248
Write 601
Mixed 465
SusWrite 605
162% 730 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 45.2
168% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 392
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 96.3
127% 233 MB/s
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 627 578 582 626 766 766 MB/s
Read 1,206
Write 732
Mixed 533
SusWrite 657
174% 782 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 39.2
140% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 106
142% 258 MB/s
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 525 430 519 349 476 421 MB/s
Read 1,198
Write 635
Mixed 296
SusWrite 453
142% 645 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 44.6
167% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 436
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 111
154% 285 MB/s
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 550 609 428 391 499 479 MB/s
Read 1,170
Write 646
Mixed 480
SusWrite 493
154% 697 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 43.1
161% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 402
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 105
144% 267 MB/s
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 635 517 410 487 122 MB/s
Read 968
Write 717
Mixed 469
SusWrite 429
144% 646 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 39.7
140% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 109
144% 262 MB/s
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 600 522 614 551 573 496 MB/s
Read 1,161
Write 598
Mixed 479
SusWrite 559
155% 699 MB/s
4K Read 8.1
4K Write 53.8
4K Mixed 26.5
75% 29.5 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 35
75% 155 MB/s
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 509 577 603 393 163 72 MB/s
Read 926
Write 731
Mixed 460
SusWrite 386
139% 626 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 51.2
4K Mixed 30.9
103% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 420
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 103
149% 279 MB/s
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Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 76%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,317

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