HyperXSHFS37A/120G
CrucialCT128M550SSD1

Controller: LSI SandForce SF2281. NAND Memory: Micron 20nm MLC. Release date: Q2 2014.

Controller: Marvell 88SS9189. Flash Memory: Micron Synchronous 20nm MLC. Release date: Q1 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 10,969 user samples
8,549 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 80% 111GB free
Worst Bench: 53% 52GB free (System drive)
Poor: 53% Great: 80%
SPEED RANK: 728th / 1058
2,420 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% 63GB free
Worst Bench: 60% 80GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 382nd / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
64.8 % 85.5 % Much faster effective speed.
+32%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
340 MB/s 415 MB/s Faster read speed.
+22%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
131 MB/s 333 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+154%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
26.5 MB/s +0% 26.4 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
88.1 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+7%
82.4 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
176 MB/s 288 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+64%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
34.6 MB/s 36.9 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+7%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
97 MB/s 257 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+165%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
442 MB/s 468 MB/s Slightly faster peak read speed.
+6%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
155 MB/s 355 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+129%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
33.8 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+8%
31.4 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
113 MB/s 118 MB/s +4%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
209 MB/s 322 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+54%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
44 MB/s 45.2 MB/s +3%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
124 MB/s 351 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+183%
Market Share
Based on 47,278,313 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.08 % Hugely higher market share.
+700%
0.01 %
Value
Value For Money
3.4 % 6.69 % Hugely better value.
+97%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
54 % Slightly more popular.
+6%
51 %
Price
Price (score)
$160 $100 Much cheaper.
+38%
Age
Newest
87 Months +3% 90 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
118 MB/s 381 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+223%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
155 MB/s 329 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+112%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
580 Pts 1,181 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+104%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
127 MB/s 223 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+76%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
94.5 MB/s 305 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+223%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
131 MB/s 268 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+105%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
99.9 MB/s 170 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+70%
Capacity
Capacity
120GB 128GB
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The Kingston HyperX Fury has the same controller as its HyperX 3K sibling; the only difference between the two drives is the use of cheaper Micron 20nm NAND in the newer Fury. Comparing the performance differences between the HyperX Fury and 3K shows that the newer 20nm NAND results in an effective performance decrease of around 30% for a price saving of just 12%. The Fury was never aimed at the high performance sector of the market but given the known compressible performance weaknesses of its Sandforce 2281 controller and its relatively non-budget price tag, the 120GB Fury will struggle to find rational takers in today's market. There are far better value alternatives available for just a few more dollars. [Sep '14 SSDrivePro]

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