HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q4 2015.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 29,336 user samples
8 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 60% 2GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 38% 16GB free (System drive)
Poor: 38% Great: 60%
SPEED RANK: 837th / 1026
29,328 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% 55GB free
Worst Bench: 59% 63GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 307th / 1026
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
51.3 % 87.8 % Much faster effective speed.
+71%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
420 MB/s 435 MB/s +4%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
167 MB/s 390 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+134%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
21.7 MB/s 26.1 MB/s Faster random read.
+20%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
49.7 MB/s 76.3 MB/s Much faster random write.
+54%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
234 MB/s 300 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+28%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
8.2 MB/s 33.6 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+310%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
106 MB/s 316 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+198%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
440 MB/s 509 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+16%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
193 MB/s 495 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+156%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
27.3 MB/s 32 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+17%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
91.8 MB/s 112 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+22%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
269 MB/s 358 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+33%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
15.9 MB/s 42.3 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+166%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
165 MB/s 477 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+189%
Market Share
Based on 26,504,722 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.1 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 69 % Much more popular.
+38%
Age
Newest
54+ Months More recent.
+11%
61 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
267 MB/s 360 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+35%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
146 MB/s 369 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+153%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
766 Pts 1,210 Pts Much stronger server IO.
+58%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
42.2 MB/s 183 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+334%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
130 MB/s 313 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+141%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
101 MB/s 283 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+180%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
16.5 MB/s 91.6 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+455%
Capacity
Capacity
128GB 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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