Average Bench: 50.3% (824th of 1012)

Based on 758 user benchmarks.  Model: HP SSD S600 120GB

Average average bench

The HP S600 120GB averaged 49.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 48.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HP S600 120GB is 40.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HP S600 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 115MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 82.9MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 758 samples)
Min Avg Max
262 Read 348 391
72.8 Write 269 461
27.1 Mixed 227 391
38.6 SusWrite 115 350
53.5% 240 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.1 4K Read 25.6 32.9
16.5 4K Write 48.2 81.3
7.82 4K Mixed 16.2 25.2
85% 30 MB/s
Min Avg Max
50 DQ Read 82.9 88.9
36.8 DQ Write 111 210
10.4 DQ Mixed 24.1 37.5
38.6% 72.8 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
37GB free
Firmware: HC0809C1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 327 417 428 430 431 MB/s
Read 362
Write 55.2
Mixed 5
SusWrite 345
42% 192 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 6.7
4K Mixed 0
47% 11.7 MB/s
26GB free
Firmware: HC0809C1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 66 62 58 58 78 MB/s
Read 233
Write 329
Mixed 266
SusWrite 73.8
51% 225 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 46.7
4K Mixed 22.1
90% 31.1 MB/s
DQ Read 31.5
DQ Write 87.3
DQ Mixed 25.9
29% 48.2 MB/s
50GB free
Firmware: HC0719C1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 16 17 8.8 19 18 MB/s
Read 456
Write 10.2
Mixed 13.7
SusWrite 15.4
26% 124 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 5.8
4K Mixed 6.3
70% 17 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,095,704 SSDs tested.

Typical S600 120GB Builds (Compare 2,272 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 105%
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 77%

Motherboard: Asrock X470 Gaming K4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,088

Popular S600 120GB compatible motherboards:

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8 months ago.

Second unit to either completely die on me within a week or perform horribly at a mere 30 mb/s.... thats like half of a old school hard drive. Wtf

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