Average Bench: 131% (161st of 1057)

Based on 1,803 user benchmarks.  Model: BC501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB

Outstanding average bench

The Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB averaged 30.9% 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 466MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 577MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 512GB is 84.9%. 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 415MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 425MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,803 samples)
Min Avg Max
524 Read 881 1,064
168 Write 425 730
218 Mixed 415 661
135 SusWrite 448 664
120% 542 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.2 4K Read 35.4 41.3
42.7 4K Write 89.8 132
20.7 4K Mixed 39 52
151% 54.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
236 DQ Read 577 777
146 DQ Write 429 737
147 DQ Mixed 466 699
358% 491 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
477GB free
Firmware: 80001C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 662 664 660 664 664 664 MB/s
Read 723
Write 665
Mixed 450
SusWrite 663
141% 625 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 50.6
197% 74.1 MB/s
DQ Read 733
DQ Write 703
DQ Mixed 582
474% 673 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 593 512 536 543 483 583 MB/s
Read 964
Write 597
Mixed 437
SusWrite 542
141% 635 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 41.2
149% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 564
DQ Write 535
DQ Mixed 430
355% 509 MB/s
477GB free
Firmware: 80001C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 680 688 685 685 684 686 MB/s
Read 319
Write 33.5
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 685
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 15.9
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 65.4
149% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 750
DQ Write 705
DQ Mixed 564
468% 673 MB/s
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 381 362 329 275 355 MB/s
Read 441
Write 484
Mixed 279
SusWrite 340
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 28.6
117% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 462
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 424
296% 375 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,075,775 SSDs tested.

Typical NVMe SK hynix 512GB Builds (Compare 5,052 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Dell G3 3590

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