Average Bench: 160% (120th of 1040)

Based on 6,049 user benchmarks.  Models: HP SSD EX900 250GB, NVMe HP SSD EX900 250

Outstanding average bench

The HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB averaged 59.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 298MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,492MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB is 101%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 351MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,049 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,040 Read 1,492 1,699
74.7 Write 772 1,174
83.1 Mixed 636 1,046
147 SusWrite 351 602
179% 813 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30.6 4K Read 45.4 55.6
29.4 4K Write 121 205
9.6 4K Mixed 34.8 50.3
178% 67.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
289 DQ Read 640 781
47.3 DQ Write 536 1,009
16.5 DQ Mixed 298 546
302% 491 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
208GB free
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1171 1175 480 136 153 171 MB/s
Read 1,712
Write 1,189
Mixed 1,064
SusWrite 548
251% 1,128 MB/s
4K Read 51.5
4K Write 197
4K Mixed 51.4
248% 99.8 MB/s
DQ Read 777
DQ Write 1,030
DQ Mixed 545
512% 784 MB/s
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0802B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 712 767 769 553 949 MB/s
Read 1,466
Write 377
Mixed 920
SusWrite 683
191% 862 MB/s
4K Read 49.5
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 36.6
211% 84.8 MB/s
DQ Read 395
DQ Write 854
DQ Mixed 49.6
202% 433 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 342 291 239 296 415 MB/s
Read 1,640
Write 520
Mixed 127
SusWrite 342
142% 657 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 46.2
199% 74.4 MB/s
DQ Read 773
DQ Write 786
DQ Mixed 137
280% 565 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0318A0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 412 108 306 527 271 MB/s
Read 1,651
Write 972
Mixed 942
SusWrite 340
216% 976 MB/s
4K Read 43.5
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 28.1
179% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 499
DQ Write 476
DQ Mixed 76
170% 350 MB/s
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Typical EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB Builds (Compare 36,550 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $502

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