Average Bench: 127% (159th of 1040)

Based on 5,223 user benchmarks.  Models: Kingston SHPM2280P2/240G, Kingston SHPM2280P2H/240G

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB averaged 27.0% 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 1,021MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 36.1MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB is 84.5%. 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 461MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,223 samples)
Min Avg Max
511 Read 1,021 1,253
354 Write 631 770
208 Mixed 429 523
136 SusWrite 461 742
141% 636 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.1 4K Read 36.1 41.3
29.6 4K Write 79.9 112
18.6 4K Mixed 37.4 48.1
145% 51.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
195 DQ Read 363 464
117 DQ Write 268 329
50 DQ Mixed 97 112
132% 243 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 746 758 760 763 750 769 MB/s
Read 1,251
Write 782
Mixed 530
SusWrite 758
185% 830 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 46.2
172% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 106
145% 266 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 711 739 761 769 774 777 MB/s
Read 1,205
Write 762
Mixed 526
SusWrite 755
181% 812 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 98.1
4K Mixed 47.2
167% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 107
143% 260 MB/s
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 590 599 627 627 628 634 MB/s
Read 1,240
Write 321
Mixed 489
SusWrite 618
147% 667 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 42.2
168% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 405
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 101
134% 247 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 530 435 544 486 411 479 MB/s
Read 1,209
Write 630
Mixed 271
SusWrite 481
143% 648 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 46.9
183% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 107
120% 210 MB/s
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TP Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 431 549 351 147 123 MB/s
Read 1,109
Write 622
Mixed 488
SusWrite 345
142% 641 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 97.7
4K Mixed 43.7
166% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 84.2
131% 250 MB/s
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 657 539 682 588 570 506 MB/s
Read 952
Write 749
Mixed 463
SusWrite 590
154% 689 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 42.3
4K Mixed 27.9
94% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 111
127% 219 MB/s
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 276 295 200 162 113 MB/s
Read 582
Write 452
Mixed 229
SusWrite 232
83% 374 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 32.9
4K Mixed 19.1
90% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 83.1
DQ Mixed 70.5
93% 176 MB/s
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Typical HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB Builds (Compare 6,994 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 78%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,150

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