HyperXSHSS37A/240G
SamsungMZ-75E250B

Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC

Controller: Samsung Dual Core MGX. Memory: Samsung 40nm TLC V-NAND

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 311,642 user samples
14,472 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 98% 135GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 222GB free
Poor: 61% Great: 98%
SPEED RANK: 223rd / 927
297,170 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 113% 169GB free
Worst Bench: 70% 188GB free
Poor: 70% Great: 113%
SPEED RANK: 116th / 927
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
82 % 94.6 % Faster effective speed.
+15%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
496 MB/s 499 MB/s +1%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
445 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+13%
394 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
24.7 MB/s 37.8 MB/s Much faster random read.
+53%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
71.9 MB/s 76.9 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+7%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
465 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+16%
400 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
12.7 MB/s 32.9 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+159%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
525 MB/s +2% 517 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
508 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+22%
417 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
31.1 MB/s 46.1 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+48%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
105 MB/s +2% 103 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
512 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+21%
422 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
14.1 MB/s 47.4 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+236%
Market Share
Based on 6,815,596 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.29 % 6.2 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,038%
Value
Value For Money
66.6 % 94.4 % Much better value.
+42%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
67 % 127 % Hugely more popular.
+90%
Price
Price (score)
$120 $95 Cheaper.
+21%
Age
Newest
37 Months Slightly more recent.
+10%
41 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
345 MB/s 369 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+7%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
339 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+22%
279 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,152 Pts +1% 1,142 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
62.6 MB/s 119 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+90%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
181 MB/s 192 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+6%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
209 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+15%
181 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
22 MB/s 67.9 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+209%
Capacity
Capacity
240GB 250GB
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The 240GB Kingston HyperX Savage sports a Phison PS3110 controller. This marks a welcome departure from Kingston's use of Sandforce 2281 controllers and for the first time in years gives Kinston a shot at competing in the enthusiast/performance segment of the SSD market. Comparing the HyperX Savage and Fury shows that the new Phision controller has an effective speed that is around 40% faster than the Sandforce based Fury. But then comparing the similarly priced OCZ Vertex 460a and Savage shows that, although the overall effective speeds are similar, the Vertex has three times faster 4K Mixed IO speeds. The HyperX Savage is very good for typical consumer use but power users with more demanding I/O loads should probably look elsewhere. [Jun '15 SSDrivePro]

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The 250GB Samsung 850 Evo has a similar architecture to its hugely successful predecessor, the 840 Evo. Both drives are TLC based but the 850 uses 3D V-NAND as opposed to regular NAND. Both drives also feature a Turbowrite cache (TWC) which buffers up to 3GB of writes. The TWC enables high burst write speeds but when the cache exhausts write speeds drop to 300 MB/s. Comparing the 850 and 840 Evos shows that effective speed, has improved by 11% and the warranty has been extended from three to five years but prices are also up by 11%. The 850 Evo does put in superb benchmarks (second only to the 850 Pro) but these are only valid within the TWC. At current price levels the 850 Evo struggles to compete with the value leaders[Dec '14 SSDrivePro]

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Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) May 2018 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

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