Average Bench: 74.2% (499th of 1005)

more Based on 1,042 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 25.8% 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 180MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 247MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SK hynix SH920 2.5 256GB is 40.9%. 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 311MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 314MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,042 samples)
Min Avg Max
226 Read 413 496
177 Write 347 398
199 Mixed 314 422
140 SusWrite 311 398
77.7% 346 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.7 4K Read 17.8 23.7
29.1 4K Write 58.1 95.1
11.5 4K Mixed 22.9 30
86.9% 32.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.1 DQ Read 281 358
59 DQ Write 247 298
15.6 DQ Mixed 180 241
158% 236 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
184GB free
Firmware: 10104L00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 369 409 411 412 408 MB/s
Read 490
Write 386
Mixed 335
SusWrite 401
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 31.1
132% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 238
202% 294 MB/s
150GB free
Firmware: 10104L00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 391 394 406 410 400 MB/s
Read 496
Write 391
Mixed 331
SusWrite 400
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 30.5
130% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 238
200% 291 MB/s
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 377 394 396 399 398 MB/s
Read 468
Write 390
Mixed 335
SusWrite 390
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 88
4K Mixed 29.4
119% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 240
202% 294 MB/s
206GB free
Firmware: 1010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 254 63 44 49 62 MB/s
Read 273
Write 175
Mixed 344
SusWrite 136
52% 232 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 84.5
4K Mixed 30.3
119% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 29.9
103% 227 MB/s
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 357 278 386 272 376 MB/s
Read 8.7
Write 304
Mixed 255
SusWrite 339
52% 227 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 24.5
85% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 239
198% 284 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,869,528 SSDs tested.

Typical hynix SH920 2.5 256GB Builds (Compare 3,932 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

System: Dell Precision M4800

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $400

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