Average Bench: 121% (146th of 1011)

Based on 5,465 user benchmarks.  Model: SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A

Outstanding average bench

The SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB averaged 21.3% 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 426MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 481MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB is 78%. 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 316MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 468MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,465 samples)
Min Avg Max
340 Read 828 1055
184 Write 473 708
248 Mixed 468 795
139 SusWrite 316 380
116% 521 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.2 4K Read 34.7 42.8
44.2 4K Write 97.1 133
20.1 4K Mixed 40.6 60.3
156% 57.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
213 DQ Read 478 573
139 DQ Write 481 750
153 DQ Mixed 426 626
335% 461 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 365 368 321 280 241 MB/s
Read 1,034
Write 510
Mixed 710
SusWrite 338
144% 648 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 56.7
190% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 573
DQ Write 742
DQ Mixed 626
481% 647 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 236 360 368 368 365 366 MB/s
Read 956
Write 720
Mixed 738
SusWrite 344
154% 689 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 56.8
195% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 568
DQ Write 748
DQ Mixed 619
478% 645 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 351 359 361 359 363 MB/s
Read 911
Write 645
Mixed 729
SusWrite 370
148% 664 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 55.4
186% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 569
DQ Write 737
DQ Mixed 625
480% 644 MB/s
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 367 363 368 289 267 MB/s
Read 821
Write 537
Mixed 626
SusWrite 344
130% 582 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 39.8
184% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 506
DQ Write 689
DQ Mixed 417
365% 537 MB/s
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 439 358 354 361 364 361 MB/s
Read 870
Write 620
Mixed 471
SusWrite 373
130% 583 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 70.7
4K Mixed 31.7
124% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 490
DQ Write 459
DQ Mixed 420
330% 456 MB/s
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 223 220 207 201 203 MB/s
Read 891
Write 339
Mixed 382
SusWrite 230
101% 461 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 95.7
4K Mixed 39.2
158% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 494
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 310
245% 347 MB/s
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Typical hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB Builds (Compare 2,747 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $510

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