Average Bench: 121% (136th of 1003)

Based on 2,347 user benchmarks.  Model: SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A

Outstanding average bench

The SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB averaged 20.7% 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 429MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 495MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB is 75.7%. 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 322MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 470MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,347 samples)
Min Avg Max
331 Read 810 1,053
207 Write 482 699
251 Mixed 470 784
154 SusWrite 322 379
116% 521 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.6 4K Read 33.8 42.4
52.1 4K Write 96.4 133
19.3 4K Mixed 40.4 58.3
154% 56.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
221 DQ Read 474 573
167 DQ Write 495 750
194 DQ Mixed 429 626
338% 466 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 371 363 266 256 278 MB/s
Read 982
Write 694
Mixed 734
SusWrite 328
153% 684 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 47.5
166% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 568
DQ Write 742
DQ Mixed 616
476% 642 MB/s
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 341 363 341 370 373 MB/s
Read 751
Write 448
Mixed 371
SusWrite 355
107% 481 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 83
4K Mixed 22.6
124% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 506
DQ Write 606
DQ Mixed 426
357% 513 MB/s
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 362 361 368 369 370 MB/s
Read 743
Write 605
Mixed 379
SusWrite 373
117% 525 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 80.3
4K Mixed 36.9
136% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 507
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 432
310% 403 MB/s
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 314 305 300 303 297 MB/s
Read 648
Write 298
Mixed 374
SusWrite 307
90% 407 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 18.8
92% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 484
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 370
286% 394 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 180 176 175 171 137 MB/s
Read 401
Write 245
Mixed 295
SusWrite 171
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 31.7
128% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 472
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 256
214% 315 MB/s
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 161 154 155 151 147 MB/s
Read 371
Write 194
Mixed 252
SusWrite 156
54% 244 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 57
4K Mixed 26.9
108% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 420
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 32.8
106% 235 MB/s
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Typical hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB Builds (Compare 1,386 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $470

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