HyperXSHSS37A/240G
SanDiskSDSSDHII-240G-G25

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

Controller: Marvell 88SS9187. Memory: SanDisk 19nm TLC. Release date: Q3 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 33,310 user samples
15,050 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 202GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 60% 194GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 219th / 959
18,260 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 103% 223GB free
Worst Bench: 62% 110GB free (System drive)
Poor: 62% Great: 103%
SPEED RANK: 295th / 959
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
88.2 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+7%
82.7 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
438 MB/s 448 MB/s +2%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
394 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+8%
364 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
26.1 MB/s 30.1 MB/s Faster random read.
+15%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
77.6 MB/s 80.8 MB/s +4%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
300 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+21%
247 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
33.7 MB/s 37 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+10%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
318 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+88%
169 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
507 MB/s +1% 501 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
494 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+5%
470 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
32.4 MB/s 39.8 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+23%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
115 MB/s 120 MB/s +4%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
356 MB/s +5% 340 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.5 MB/s 50.8 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+20%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
476 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+101%
237 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 9,145,409 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.24 % 0.33 % Much higher market share.
+38%
Value
Value For Money
91.1 % 101 % Slightly better value.
+11%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
69 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
63 %
Price
Price (score)
$87 $70 Cheaper.
+20%
Age
Newest
42 Months Slightly more recent.
+14%
49 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
361 MB/s 390 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+8%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
360 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+18%
305 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,206 Pts 1,210 Pts +0%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
183 MB/s 254 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+39%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
313 MB/s 324 MB/s +4%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
283 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+15%
246 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
95.7 MB/s 204 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+113%
Capacity
Capacity
240GB 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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The Sandisk Ultra II sits above Sandisk's Ultra Plus and below their Extreme Pro. The Ultra Plus would probably have been phased out completely were it not for its continued success within budget space. The Ultra II is the first Sandisk drive to utilize cheaper (and slower) TLC NAND. Similarly to the Extreme Pro, the Ultra II utilizes an nCache which operates a portion of the NAND in simulated SLC mode. This strategy also matches the one employed by Samsung's now 14 months old Evo. Comparing the Ultra II and Evo shows broad performance equivalence which given the Ultra II's 15% price discount makes it the better choice today. That said it's probably worth waiting for the release of the 850 Evo which will pack another 14 months of Samsung's market leading R&D and will probably steal the show. [Sep '14 SSDrivePro]

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