Average Bench: 123% (187th of 1072)

Based on 30,266 user benchmarks.  Model: SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A

Outstanding average bench

The SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB averaged 22.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 395MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 43.2MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB is 91.9%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 271MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 404MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 30,266 samples)
Min Avg Max
358 Read 899 1,078
123 Write 404 723
186 Mixed 447 821
90.9 SusWrite 271 378
112% 505 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.7 4K Read 43.2 45.9
32.2 4K Write 96.6 145
17 4K Mixed 40.2 63.6
168% 60 MB/s
Min Avg Max
241 DQ Read 482 573
122 DQ Write 416 751
135 DQ Mixed 395 626
311% 431 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 414 301 326 315 317 MB/s
Read 953
Write 331
Mixed 394
SusWrite 330
111% 502 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 85.5
4K Mixed 37.3
144% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 485
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 356
280% 390 MB/s
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 297 277 276 263 271 MB/s
Read 880
Write 298
Mixed 357
SusWrite 293
100% 457 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 69.7
4K Mixed 35.3
129% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 490
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 312
253% 364 MB/s
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 231 220 221 181 194 MB/s
Read 930
Write 269
Mixed 363
SusWrite 214
97% 444 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 35.1
131% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 488
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 306
248% 356 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 368 369 370 372 372 MB/s
Read 715
Write 498
Mixed 380
SusWrite 381
110% 494 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 30
114% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 449
DQ Write 461
DQ Mixed 381
307% 430 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 140 129 128 129 117 MB/s
Read 870
Write 188
Mixed 296
SusWrite 132
81% 371 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 71.9
4K Mixed 32
127% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 489
DQ Write 158
DQ Mixed 239
198% 295 MB/s
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 65 57 64 62 60 MB/s
Read 856
Write 136
Mixed 226
SusWrite 62.2
69% 320 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 62
4K Mixed 30.7
113% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 491
DQ Write 72.8
DQ Mixed 164
150% 242 MB/s
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.6 7.1 7.9 9.1 5.3 4.7 MB/s
Read 1,468
Write 18.5
Mixed 17
SusWrite 7.1
78% 378 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.9
74% 16.6 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,696,787 SSDs tested

Typical hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB Builds (Compare 6,049 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

System: HP OMEN by HP Obelisk Desktop 875-0xxx

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $343

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