Average Bench: 161% (113th of 1026)

Based on 4,724 user benchmarks.  Models: HP SSD EX900 250GB, NVMe HP SSD EX900 250

Outstanding average bench

The HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB averaged 60.5% 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 288MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,520MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB is 104%. 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 344MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,724 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,000 Read 1,520 1,706
62.7 Write 774 1,183
83.1 Mixed 645 1,042
125 SusWrite 344 583
181% 821 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30.8 4K Read 48.1 55.4
26.3 4K Write 118 205
8.51 4K Mixed 34.5 51.1
180% 67 MB/s
Min Avg Max
242 DQ Read 654 779
47.4 DQ Write 528 1,019
17.8 DQ Mixed 288 546
298% 490 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1166 1162 667 121 154 152 MB/s
Read 1,678
Write 1,171
Mixed 1,038
SusWrite 570
248% 1,114 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 47.8
221% 86.7 MB/s
DQ Read 774
DQ Write 806
DQ Mixed 545
477% 708 MB/s
232GB free
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1105 1073 1035 132 164 165 MB/s
Read 1,574
Write 1129
Mixed 962
SusWrite 612
238% 1,069 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 159
4K Mixed 44.1
206% 82.2 MB/s
DQ Read 778
DQ Write 804
DQ Mixed 517
464% 699 MB/s
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 147 343 281 289 389 MB/s
Read 1,639
Write 221
Mixed 803
SusWrite 294
161% 740 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 185
4K Mixed 47.6
232% 93.5 MB/s
DQ Read 765
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 112
182% 366 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0802A0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 662 242 24 64 64 79 MB/s
Read 1,410
Write 180
Mixed 89.3
SusWrite 189
100% 467 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 36.9
191% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 391
DQ Write 437
DQ Mixed 9.3
119% 279 MB/s
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Typical EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB Builds (Compare 41,600 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $498

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