Average Bench: 130% (151st of 1040)

Based on 1,515 user benchmarks.  Model: BC501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB

Outstanding average bench

The Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB averaged 30.3% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 482MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 578MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB is 83.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 428MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 446MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,515 samples)
Min Avg Max
524 Read 855 1,061
185 Write 446 713
254 Mixed 428 672
173 SusWrite 467 668
122% 549 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.1 4K Read 32.6 41.4
45.2 4K Write 89.2 127
22 4K Mixed 39.5 51.9
147% 53.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
232 DQ Read 578 777
154 DQ Write 432 740
172 DQ Mixed 482 687
366% 497 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
288GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 597 619 495 638 631 628 MB/s
Read 569
Write 183
Mixed 606
SusWrite 602
110% 490 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 46.6
183% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 798
DQ Write 450
DQ Mixed 591
449% 613 MB/s
315GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 487 480 506 599 630 MB/s
Read 857
Write 236
Mixed 382
SusWrite 523
111% 500 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 42.5
160% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 527
DQ Write 571
DQ Mixed 460
371% 519 MB/s
340GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 301 283 342 451 306 MB/s
Read 616
Write 378
Mixed 346
SusWrite 332
93% 418 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 44.2
4K Mixed 25.1
88% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 310
214% 269 MB/s
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 459 438 294 253 245 MB/s
Read 524
Write 440
Mixed 542
SusWrite 340
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 23.7
4K Mixed 21.1
67% 20.9 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 216
169% 235 MB/s
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 332 444 434 364 354 MB/s
Read 261
Write 468
Mixed 213
SusWrite 379
75% 330 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 60.1
4K Mixed 22.8
87% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 132
125% 195 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,978,614 SSDs tested.

Typical NVMe SK hynix 512GB Builds (Compare 3,894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Dell G3 3590

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