Average Bench: 74.2% (556th of 1040)

more Based on 1,589 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 206MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 257MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the SK hynix SH920 2.5 256GB is 40.2%. 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. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 307MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 313MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,589 samples)
Min Avg Max
233 Read 405 486
175 Write 348 397
210 Mixed 307 344
141 SusWrite 313 402
77.1% 343 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.7 4K Read 17.6 23.4
28.9 4K Write 55.1 88.3
13.2 4K Mixed 23.4 29.7
85.7% 32 MB/s
Min Avg Max
49.9 DQ Read 304 358
79.7 DQ Write 257 301
44.2 DQ Mixed 206 242
175% 256 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
207GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 330 396 396 398 398 MB/s
Read 437
Write 392
Mixed 340
SusWrite 377
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 49
4K Mixed 24.4
87% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 240
202% 295 MB/s
207GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 372 395 398 396 398 MB/s
Read 469
Write 392
Mixed 333
SusWrite 359
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 47.6
4K Mixed 24.4
86% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 240
202% 295 MB/s
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 317 320 351 347 311 MB/s
Read 457
Write 391
Mixed 336
SusWrite 323
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 25.7
93% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 239
203% 298 MB/s
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 276 167 143 201 166 MB/s
Read 491
Write 394
Mixed 334
SusWrite 206
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 69.3
4K Mixed 28.4
107% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 226
181% 254 MB/s
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010CL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 330 287 378 316 326 MB/s
Read 351
Write 353
Mixed 309
SusWrite 313
75% 332 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 55
4K Mixed 25.3
90% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 241
204% 299 MB/s
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1010BL00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 76 78 79 81 80 MB/s
Read 340
Write 146
Mixed 188
SusWrite 77.5
42% 188 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 31
4K Mixed 20.7
68% 22.8 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 146
112% 155 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 32,764,687 SSDs tested.

Typical hynix SH920 2.5 256GB Builds (Compare 1,999 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: 62% - Good Total price: $400

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