Average Bench: 161% (105th of 1016)

Based on 3,428 user benchmarks.  Models: HP SSD EX900 250GB, NVMe HP SSD EX900 250

Outstanding average bench

The HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB averaged 60.7% 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 309MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,488MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB is 102%. 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 363MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 35MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,428 samples)
Min Avg Max
810 Read 1,488 1,703
60.7 Write 758 1,174
84.9 Mixed 655 1,041
133 SusWrite 363 610
180% 816 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.3 4K Read 44.7 54.3
31.7 4K Write 123 208
9.66 4K Mixed 35 50.6
178% 67.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
238 DQ Read 638 781
55.9 DQ Write 554 1,022
16.8 DQ Mixed 309 547
310% 500 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
232GB free
Firmware: R1115D0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1077 1085 1062 128 141 142 MB/s
Read 1,713
Write 1,097
Mixed 1,018
SusWrite 606
246% 1,109 MB/s
4K Read 52.1
4K Write 234
4K Mixed 52.7
270% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 777
DQ Write 1011
DQ Mixed 538
505% 775 MB/s
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 801 653 646 559 250 167 MB/s
Read 1,694
Write 910
Mixed 964
SusWrite 513
226% 1,020 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 205
4K Mixed 50
249% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 774
DQ Write 597
DQ Mixed 489
419% 620 MB/s
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 602 409 229 201 181 303 MB/s
Read 1715
Write 1,004
Mixed 980
SusWrite 321
222% 1005 MB/s
4K Read 57
4K Write 199
4K Mixed 50.4
256% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 776
DQ Write 615
DQ Mixed 504
429% 632 MB/s
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 534 335 775 604 133 163 MB/s
Read 1,664
Write 1,160
Mixed 1043
SusWrite 424
238% 1,073 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 46.7
215% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 760
DQ Write 710
DQ Mixed 543
460% 671 MB/s
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 403 350 333 411 338 MB/s
Read 1630
Write 216
Mixed 195
SusWrite 356
129% 599 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 173
4K Mixed 47.2
227% 89.9 MB/s
DQ Read 778
DQ Write 714
DQ Mixed 113
258% 535 MB/s
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 839 764 788 408 139 114 MB/s
Read 1,282
Write 1,080
Mixed 904
SusWrite 509
211% 944 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 42.5
196% 74.8 MB/s
DQ Read 771
DQ Write 436
DQ Mixed 476
388% 561 MB/s
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Typical EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB Builds (Compare 26,171 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $448

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