Average Bench: 74.5% (568th of 1058)

more Based on 1,854 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 25.5% 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 41.9%. 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 306MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,854 samples)
Min Avg Max
178 Read 401 491
186 Write 345 398
197 Mixed 306 344
141 SusWrite 303 401
76.1% 339 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.8 4K Read 18 23.9
28.2 4K Write 58.9 92.7
13.3 4K Mixed 24.1 30.3
89.4% 33.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
68.5 DQ Read 310 358
87.5 DQ Write 256 302
39.9 DQ Mixed 204 242
174% 257 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: 401 399 401 403 403 402 MB/s
Read 466
Write 395
Mixed 339
SusWrite 401
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 60.1
4K Mixed 22.9
88% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 244
206% 302 MB/s
189GB free
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 360 373 341 405 403 MB/s
Read 486
Write 394
Mixed 343
SusWrite 380
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 27.8
108% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 199
147% 194 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 325 329 336 342 359 MB/s
Read 412
Write 344
Mixed 322
SusWrite 328
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 25.6
90% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 345
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 234
199% 291 MB/s
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 322 298 282 305 267 MB/s
Read 476
Write 392
Mixed 332
SusWrite 289
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 26.5
96% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 236
184% 252 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 360 283 300 331 298 MB/s
Read 346
Write 324
Mixed 294
SusWrite 318
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 10.3
4K Write 42
4K Mixed 13.5
55% 21.9 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 234
194% 279 MB/s
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 181 85 159 130 133 MB/s
Read 393
Write 165
Mixed 329
SusWrite 150
58% 259 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 38.3
4K Mixed 22.6
75% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 150
140% 220 MB/s
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 129 55 122 90 100 MB/s
Read 384
Write 176
Mixed 157
SusWrite 105
45% 206 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 51.8
4K Mixed 20.4
72% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 93.4
DQ Mixed 119
113% 184 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,074,796 SSDs tested.

Typical hynix SH920 2.5 256GB Builds (Compare 3,422 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision M4800

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

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