CrucialCT1050MX300SSD4
HyperXSHSS37A/240G

Release date ≈ Q4 2016.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 38,552 user samples
5,826 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 103% 271GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 69% 147GB free (System drive)
Poor: 69% Great: 103%
SPEED RANK: 330th / 1058
32,726 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% 87GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 62GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 338th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
89 % +0% 88.7 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
385 MB/s 434 MB/s Faster read speed.
+13%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
411 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+5%
391 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
23.5 MB/s 26.2 MB/s Faster random read.
+11%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
84.4 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+9%
77.7 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
332 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+10%
303 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
35.2 MB/s +4% 33.7 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
357 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+11%
323 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
428 MB/s 513 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+20%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
477 MB/s 496 MB/s +4%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
28 MB/s 31.7 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+13%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
115 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+6%
109 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
382 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+6%
359 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.9 MB/s +3% 41.7 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
432 MB/s 485 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
+12%
Market Share
Based on 47,128,829 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.06 % Hugely higher market share.
+500%
Value
Value For Money
24.3 % Hugely better value.
+150%
9.7 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 56 % More popular.
+12%
Price
Price (score)
$155 $120 Cheaper.
+23%
Age
Newest
59+ Months More recent.
+23%
77 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
366 MB/s +2% 360 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
326 MB/s 372 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+14%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,160 Pts 1,210 Pts +4%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
342 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+87%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
317 MB/s 324 MB/s +2%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
268 MB/s 286 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+7%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
286 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+201%
95 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 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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