HyperXSHSS37A/240G
SanDiskSDSSDHII-240G-G25

Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC

Controller: Marvell 88SS9187. Memory: SanDisk 19nm TLC.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 31,641 user samples
15,194 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 99% 57GB free
Worst Bench: 62% 38GB free
Poor: 62% Great: 99%
SPEED RANK: 212th / 929
16,447 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 81% 223GB free
Worst Bench: 47% 63GB free
Poor: 47% Great: 81%
SPEED RANK: 487th / 929
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
83.3 % Faster effective speed.
+27%
65.6 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
502 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+10%
455 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
448 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+77%
253 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
25 MB/s 27.4 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+10%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
74.2 MB/s Much faster random write.
+48%
50.2 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
466 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+88%
248 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
12.7 MB/s 14.6 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+15%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
527 MB/s Slightly faster peak read speed.
+6%
499 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
509 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+49%
342 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
31.6 MB/s 37.1 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+17%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
109 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+41%
77.2 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
512 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+57%
326 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
14.1 MB/s 21 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+49%
Market Share
Based on 7,176,988 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.26 % 0.4 % Much higher market share.
+54%
Value
Value For Money
67.7 % 79.8 % Better value.
+18%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
67 % +3% 65 %
Price
Price (score)
$120 $70 Much cheaper.
+42%
Age
Newest
38 Months More recent.
+16%
45 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
350 MB/s 354 MB/s +1%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
339 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+65%
205 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,165 Pts Stronger server IO.
+18%
989 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
62.2 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+22%
51 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
185 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+10%
168 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
223 MB/s Much faster deep queue write.
+70%
131 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
22.4 MB/s 30 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+34%
Capacity
Capacity
240GB 240GB
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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 Sandisk Ultra II sits above Sandisk's Ultra Plus and below their Extreme Pro. The Ultra Plus would probably have been phased out completely were it not for its continued success within budget space. The Ultra II is the first Sandisk drive to utilize cheaper (and slower) TLC NAND. Similarly to the Extreme Pro, the Ultra II utilizes an nCache which operates a portion of the NAND in simulated SLC mode. This strategy also matches the one employed by Samsung's now 14 months old Evo. Comparing the Ultra II and Evo shows broad performance equivalence which given the Ultra II's 15% price discount makes it the better choice today. That said it's probably worth waiting for the release of the 850 Evo which will pack another 14 months of Samsung's market leading R&D and will probably steal the show. [Sep '14 SSDrivePro]

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Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 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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