Average Bench: 157% (122nd of 1040)

Based on 8,131 user benchmarks.  Models: HP SSD EX900 250GB, NVMe HP SSD EX900 250

Outstanding average bench

The HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB averaged 57.0% 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 283MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,459MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB is 111%. 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 370MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 31.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,131 samples)
Min Avg Max
800 Read 1,459 1,696
62.5 Write 731 1,168
76 Mixed 607 1,029
135 SusWrite 370 681
175% 792 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30.7 4K Read 46.3 55.4
21.5 4K Write 118 206
8.7 4K Mixed 31.6 50.1
173% 65.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
312 DQ Read 603 780
54.8 DQ Write 561 1,002
17.1 DQ Mixed 283 544
294% 482 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 559 725 290 108 112 112 MB/s
Read 1,653
Write 1,128
Mixed 1,012
SusWrite 317
228% 1,028 MB/s
4K Read 61.1
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 49.9
258% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 772
DQ Write 993
DQ Mixed 539
502% 768 MB/s
204GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 907 555 127 157 126 174 MB/s
Read 1371
Write 892
Mixed 794
SusWrite 341
188% 850 MB/s
4K Read 50.9
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 47.2
233% 92.7 MB/s
DQ Read 774
DQ Write 680
DQ Mixed 501
438% 652 MB/s
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0802E0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 515 126 462 60 365 MB/s
Read 1,424
Write 917
Mixed 889
SusWrite 280
195% 878 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 213
4K Mixed 29.3
203% 92.3 MB/s
DQ Read 448
DQ Write 940
DQ Mixed 70.2
231% 486 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 374 153 288 468 378 MB/s
Read 1,600
Write 853
Mixed 127
SusWrite 334
159% 729 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 76.7
4K Mixed 45
164% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 772
DQ Write 451
DQ Mixed 111
217% 444 MB/s
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 435 449 352 284 110 MB/s
Read 1,332
Write 876
Mixed 135
SusWrite 306
145% 662 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 46.2
4K Mixed 7.3
95% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 702
DQ Write 20.1
DQ Mixed 523
340% 415 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1115D0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 84 470 485 415 108 MB/s
Read 1,354
Write 879
Mixed 727
SusWrite 321
182% 820 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 82.6
4K Mixed 7.7
85% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 91.7
DQ Mixed 110
86% 119 MB/s
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Typical EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB Builds (Compare 50,604 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $596

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