Average Bench: 74.6% (567th of 1058)

more Based on 2,089 user benchmarks.  Models: SK hynix SH920 2.5, SK hynix SH920 2, SK hynix SH920 2.5 7MM 256GB, SK hynix SH920 2.55, SK hynix SH920 2.5 7MM 2, SK hynix SH920 2.5 7MM 2

Good average bench

The SK hynix SH920 2.5 256GB averaged 25.4% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 204MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 256MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SK hynix SH920 2.5 256GB is 40.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the SK hynix SH920 2.5 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 303MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 308MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,089 samples)
Min Avg Max
186 Read 403 489
187 Write 346 396
204 Mixed 308 344
138 SusWrite 303 400
76.4% 340 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.6 4K Read 18.1 23.8
27.7 4K Write 59.1 92.7
12.8 4K Mixed 24.1 30.2
89.5% 33.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
60.3 DQ Read 308 359
89.6 DQ Write 256 300
51 DQ Mixed 204 241
174% 256 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
238GB free
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 397 397 398 400 401 MB/s
Read 457
Write 396
Mixed 341
SusWrite 399
90% 398 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 22.7
87% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 242
205% 300 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 399 391 400 404 401 MB/s
Read 465
Write 391
Mixed 335
SusWrite 396
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 24.7
86% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 235
193% 276 MB/s
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 381 396 398 399 403 400 MB/s
Read 471
Write 384
Mixed 341
SusWrite 396
89% 398 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 24.8
85% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 238
194% 277 MB/s
204GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 326 325 340 337 369 MB/s
Read 342
Write 336
Mixed 290
SusWrite 333
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 21
74% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 229
195% 285 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,207,617 SSDs tested.

Typical hynix SH920 2.5 256GB Builds (Compare 3,811 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision M4800

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $400

Popular hynix SH920 2.5 256GB systems:

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