SamsungMZ-750250BW
HyperXSHSS37A/240G

Release date ≈ Q1 2016.

Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC. Release date: Q2 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 35,120 user samples
23,146 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 114% 132GB free
Worst Bench: 68% 42GB free (System drive)
Poor: 68% Great: 114%
SPEED RANK: 157th / 956
11,974 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 121GB free
Worst Bench: 60% 142GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 227th / 956
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
96.4 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+11%
87.1 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
471 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+10%
429 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
428 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+14%
375 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
37.5 MB/s Much faster random read.
+45%
25.8 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
96.9 MB/s Faster random write.
+23%
78.8 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
305 MB/s +4% 293 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
50 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+50%
33.4 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
158 MB/s 311 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+97%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
510 MB/s +1% 507 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
490 MB/s 493 MB/s +1%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
44.9 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+38%
32.5 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
131 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+12%
117 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
346 MB/s 355 MB/s +3%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
60.7 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+42%
42.7 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
252 MB/s 474 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+88%
Market Share
Based on 8,592,927 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.44 % Much higher market share.
+76%
0.25 %
Value
Value For Money
59.7 % 91.7 % Much better value.
+54%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % 68 % More popular.
+28%
Price
Price (score)
$180 $85 Much cheaper.
+53%
Age
Newest
31+ Months More recent.
+24%
41 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
387 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+7%
362 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
355 MB/s 359 MB/s +1%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,281 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+6%
1,209 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
341 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+86%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
341 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+12%
305 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
306 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+9%
282 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
291 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+239%
85.9 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
250GB 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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