HyperXSHSS37A/240G
HyperXSHFS37A/240G

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

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 32,069 user samples
19,397 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 60GB free
Worst Bench: 59% 85GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 265th / 1003
12,672 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 83% 123GB free
Worst Bench: 53% 94GB free (System drive)
Poor: 53% Great: 83%
SPEED RANK: 574th / 1003
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
89.5 % Faster effective speed.
+28%
70.1 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
442 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+35%
328 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
390 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+81%
216 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
26.1 MB/s 26.1 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
81.4 MB/s 87.5 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+7%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
301 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+28%
236 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
34 MB/s 36.1 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+6%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
321 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+138%
135 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
510 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+28%
397 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
495 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+87%
265 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
32.3 MB/s 32.3 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
116 MB/s 117 MB/s +1%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
358 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+32%
272 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.4 MB/s 45.6 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+8%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
483 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+184%
170 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 15,080,002 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.16 % 0.17 % Slightly higher market share.
+6%
Value
Value For Money
92.4 % +0% 92.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
69 % More popular.
+28%
54 %
Price
Price (score)
$87 $63 Cheaper.
+28%
Age
Newest
50 Months Slightly more recent.
+14%
58+ Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
361 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+69%
214 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
360 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+40%
258 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,207 Pts Much stronger server IO.
+44%
840 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
183 MB/s 201 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+10%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
319 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+102%
158 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
288 MB/s Much faster deep queue write.
+42%
203 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
92.5 MB/s 162 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+75%
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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Write speed is only about 180-200 MB/s, not 500 as manufacturer says.. [Oct '18 Drezik99]

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