HyperXSHFS37A/240G
HyperXSHSS37A/240G

Controller: LSI SandForce SF2281. NAND Memory: Micron 20nm MLC. Release date ≈ Q3 2014.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 62,491 user samples
26,026 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 83% 124GB free
Worst Bench: 56% 10GB free (System drive)
Poor: 56% Great: 83%
SPEED RANK: 643rd / 1058
36,465 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 197GB free
Worst Bench: 55% 30GB free (System drive)
Poor: 55% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 350th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
70.3 % 87.4 % Faster effective speed.
+24%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
334 MB/s 435 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+30%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
216 MB/s 393 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+82%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
26.4 MB/s +4% 25.5 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
85.5 MB/s Faster random write.
+13%
75.7 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
236 MB/s 299 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+27%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
36.3 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+10%
33.1 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
136 MB/s 320 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+135%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
406 MB/s 510 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+26%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
263 MB/s 494 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+88%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
32.9 MB/s +3% 31.9 MB/s
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
272 MB/s 356 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+31%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
45 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+8%
41.8 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
171 MB/s 482 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+182%
Market Share
Based on 43,992,906 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.07 % Much higher market share.
+40%
0.05 %
Value
Value For Money
5.38 % 9.56 % Much better value.
+78%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 56 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
Price
Price (score)
$193 $120 Much cheaper.
+38%
Age
Newest
82+ Months 74 Months Slightly more recent.
+10%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
214 MB/s 361 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+69%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
258 MB/s 370 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+43%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
840 Pts 1,209 Pts Much stronger server IO.
+44%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
199 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+9%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
160 MB/s 311 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+94%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
199 MB/s 283 MB/s Much faster deep queue write.
+42%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
162 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+79%
90.5 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
240GB 240GB
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Write speed is only about 180-200 MB/s, not 500 as manufacturer says.. [Oct '18 Drezik99]

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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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