Average Bench: 313% (15th of 1012)

Based on 357 user benchmarks.  Models: HP SSD EX950 2TB, NVMe HP SSD EX950 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The HP EX950 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB averaged 212.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HP EX950 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 524MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 2,187MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HP EX950 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB is 212%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the HP EX950 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 386MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 150MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 357 samples)
Min Avg Max
915 Read 2,187 2,614
779 Write 1,773 2,356
117 Mixed 386 1,553
683 SusWrite 1,582 2,274
330% 1,482 MB/s
Min Avg Max
34.6 4K Read 59.9 68.5
81.9 4K Write 150 206
50.1 4K Mixed 79.2 97.3
272% 96.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
459 DQ Read 1,114 1,413
271 DQ Write 913 1,346
83.5 DQ Mixed 524 606
526% 851 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: SS0411B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1989 2024 2024 2023 2026 2025 MB/s
Read 2,518
Write 2004
Mixed 269
SusWrite 2,018
379% 1,702 MB/s
4K Read 62.2
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 84.3
284% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 1,359
DQ Write 1,111
DQ Mixed 582
614% 1,017 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: SS0411B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2011 1952 1945 1967 1511 1972 MB/s
Read 2,516
Write 2,019
Mixed 215
SusWrite 1,893
370% 1,660 MB/s
4K Read 61.7
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 76.7
276% 99.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,219
DQ Write 1,095
DQ Mixed 587
596% 967 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS04 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2102 2161 2211 2247 2257 2263 MB/s
Read 2,500
Write 2,258
Mixed 1,621
SusWrite 2,207
482% 2,147 MB/s
4K Read 64.7
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 93
319% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 79.3
DQ Write 752
DQ Mixed 63.8
154% 298 MB/s
709GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0411B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1615 1236 1295 1319 1253 1248 MB/s
Read 2,604
Write 2,292
Mixed 238
SusWrite 1,328
359% 1,616 MB/s
4K Read 64.1
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 93.4
316% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 1,231
DQ Write 1,090
DQ Mixed 590
598% 970 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0411B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1150 1147 1411 1436 1359 1483 MB/s
Read 976
Write 1,305
Mixed 118
SusWrite 1,331
210% 932 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 75.7
4K Mixed 55.3
178% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 273
202% 267 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0411B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 626 691 1041 1206 1213 1214 MB/s
Read 22.5
Write 31.5
Mixed 39.9
SusWrite 998
63% 273 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 23.4
4K Mixed 65.8
97% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 947
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 771
536% 686 MB/s
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Typical EX950 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB Builds (Compare 3,054 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

System: Razer Blade

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $268

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Excellent

1 month ago.

Overlooked even despite being more powerful than Intel 660p 2TB while having similar amount of capacity and actually offered better value for both performance and capacity even though this SSD cost 50 dollar more!


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