Average Bench: 65% (11th of 639)

Based on 25 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0951 PID 16b3 Model: Kingston HyperX Savage

Above average average bench

The Kingston HyperX Savage USB 3.1 512GB averaged 35.0% 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. Sequential Write Speed 142MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 136MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX Savage USB 3.1 512GB is 62%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX Savage USB 3.1 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 3.7MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.56MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 25 samples)
Min Avg Max
38.9 Read 214 282
37.7 Write 142 203
15.6 Mixed 136 205
196% 164 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.07 4K Read 3.7 8.73
0.04 4K Write 0.7 0.95
0.06 4K Mixed 0.56 0.71
56.6% 1.65 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
469GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 249
Write 185
Mixed 174
247% 203 MB/s
4K Read 3.29
4K Write 0.75
4K Mixed 0.62
59% 1.55 MB/s
201GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 244
Write 169
Mixed 205
255% 206 MB/s
4K Read 3.07
4K Write 0.62
4K Mixed 0.48
49% 1.39 MB/s
391GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 252
Write 153
Mixed 200
245% 202 MB/s
4K Read 3.68
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.68
69% 1.77 MB/s
260GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 216
Write 144
Mixed 193
228% 184 MB/s
4K Read 5.24
4K Write 0.69
4K Mixed 0.58
63% 2.17 MB/s
155GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 207
Write 107
Mixed 157
187% 157 MB/s
4K Read 8.73
4K Write 0.85
4K Mixed 0.62
82% 3.4 MB/s
121GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 204
Write 107
Mixed 104
158% 138 MB/s
4K Read 3.53
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.71
70% 1.73 MB/s
23GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Read 135
Write 101
Mixed 76.3
125% 104 MB/s
4K Read 2.86
4K Write 0.76
4K Mixed 0.58
56% 1.4 MB/s
454GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Read 40.5
Write 38.3
Mixed 25.1
43% 34.6 MB/s
4K Read 2.12
4K Write 0.68
4K Mixed 0.48
47% 1.09 MB/s
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