HyperXSHSS37A/240G
CrucialCT1050MX300SSD1

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

Controller: Marvell 88SS1074. Flash Memory: Micron 3D TLC. Release date: Q2 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 55,116 user samples
37,458 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 0GB free
Worst Bench: 53% 150GB free (System drive)
Poor: 53% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 342nd / 1058
17,658 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% 300GB free
Worst Bench: 68% 543GB free
Poor: 68% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 319th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
88.4 % 90.1 % +2%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
436 MB/s Faster read speed.
+10%
395 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
396 MB/s 417 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+5%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
26.2 MB/s Faster random read.
+11%
23.7 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
78.1 MB/s 82.2 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+5%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
300 MB/s 347 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+16%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
33.9 MB/s 35.3 MB/s +4%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
320 MB/s 379 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+18%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
508 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+18%
431 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
492 MB/s +3% 479 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
31.9 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+14%
28 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
113 MB/s 115 MB/s +2%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
357 MB/s 388 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+9%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.1 MB/s 42.9 MB/s +2%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
482 MB/s Slightly faster peak sustained write speed.
+7%
450 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 45,399,716 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.06 % Hugely higher market share.
+200%
0.02 %
Value
Value For Money
9.67 % 16.7 % Much better value.
+73%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
56 % Slightly more popular.
+8%
52 %
Price
Price (score)
$120 Much cheaper.
+54%
$259
Age
Newest
75 Months 61 Months More recent.
+19%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
360 MB/s 366 MB/s +2%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
369 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+13%
327 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,210 Pts +4% 1,162 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
183 MB/s 345 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+89%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
318 MB/s +4% 307 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
281 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+9%
257 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
90.1 MB/s 275 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+205%
Capacity
Capacity
240GB 1TB
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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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