Average Bench: 119% (159th of 1026)

Based on 10,930 user benchmarks.  Model: SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A

Outstanding average bench

The SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB averaged 18.9% 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 402MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 433MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB is 83.6%. 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 279MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 413MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,930 samples)
Min Avg Max
337 Read 849 1,066
153 Write 413 712
214 Mixed 445 794
96 SusWrite 279 378
110% 497 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 37.1 43.6
48.5 4K Write 95.2 132
18.5 4K Mixed 39.5 60.8
157% 57.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
269 DQ Read 481 573
129 DQ Write 433 748
156 DQ Mixed 402 625
317% 439 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 361 371 371 373 367 MB/s
Read 820
Write 447
Mixed 384
SusWrite 380
113% 508 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 43
161% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 565
DQ Write 683
DQ Mixed 417
372% 555 MB/s
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 319 241 157 135 123 MB/s
Read 1,012
Write 340
Mixed 391
SusWrite 233
108% 494 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 42
166% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 484
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 359
280% 389 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 367 334 315 318 318 308 MB/s
Read 725
Write 496
Mixed 385
SusWrite 326
108% 483 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 96.4
4K Mixed 22.9
134% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 534
DQ Write 625
DQ Mixed 593
443% 584 MB/s
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 324 231 202 198 193 MB/s
Read 695
Write 655
Mixed 625
SusWrite 261
125% 559 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 45.2
127% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 565
DQ Write 731
DQ Mixed 628
479% 641 MB/s
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 140 130 126 123 118 MB/s
Read 302
Write 184
Mixed 251
SusWrite 131
48% 217 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 40.1
170% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 161
144% 221 MB/s
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80000C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 190 204 208 192 147 MB/s
Read 369
Write 219
Mixed 246
SusWrite 193
57% 257 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 52.8
4K Mixed 25.2
91% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 401
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 314
242% 332 MB/s
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Typical hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB Builds (Compare 5,931 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $480

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