Average Bench: 72.7% (570th of 1030)

Based on 3,328 user benchmarks.  Models: HP SSD S700 250GB, HP SSD S700 2.5''

Good average bench

The HP S700 250GB averaged 27.3% 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 Random Read Speed 28.3MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 243MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HP S700 250GB is 71.8%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the HP S700 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 221MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 39.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,328 samples)
Min Avg Max
346 Read 460 515
22.9 Write 342 452
19.6 Mixed 322 436
51 SusWrite 221 441
75.2% 336 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.1 4K Read 28.3 39.9
6.16 4K Write 68.3 115
0.56 4K Mixed 22.3 35.4
108% 39.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
78.8 DQ Read 178 250
12.5 DQ Write 243 344
0.7 DQ Mixed 39.9 55.6
77.8% 154 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0704A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 410 407 406 416 416 MB/s
Read 436
Write 26.9
Mixed 331
SusWrite 412
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 27.3
129% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 206
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 50.9
98% 193 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0704A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 416 425 428 425 421 MB/s
Read 470
Write 400
Mixed 400
SusWrite 420
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 62.1
4K Mixed 25.1
105% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 50.7
98% 190 MB/s
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0509A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 89 23 54 43 39 MB/s
Read 478
Write 392
Mixed 383
SusWrite 67.2
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 34.9
155% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 54
114% 233 MB/s
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0704A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 47 53 47 50 50 MB/s
Read 510
Write 450
Mixed 419
SusWrite 91
82% 368 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 32.7
148% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 53
102% 199 MB/s
66GB free
Firmware: S0704A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 277 51 52 26 53 MB/s
Read 510
Write 455
Mixed 431
SusWrite 92.2
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 95.7
4K Mixed 32.6
148% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 52.5
98% 189 MB/s
205GB free
Firmware: S0212B1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 326 314 336 313 314 MB/s
Read 336
Write 307
Mixed 300
SusWrite 325
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 66.6
4K Mixed 22.8
110% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 52.7
99% 192 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0704A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 155 49 23 57 33 MB/s
Read 486
Write 387
Mixed 402
SusWrite 86.2
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 30.2
131% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 55.2
99% 191 MB/s
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0704A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 254 203 255 260 302 290 MB/s
Read 388
Write 331
Mixed 336
SusWrite 261
74% 329 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 33.4
4K Mixed 18.7
68% 23.3 MB/s
DQ Read 90.8
DQ Write 80
DQ Mixed 51.1
48% 74 MB/s
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Typical S700 250GB Builds (Compare 17,417 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $503

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