Kingston
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q1 2015.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 24,362 user samples
343 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 74% 39GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 42% 24GB free (System drive)
Poor: 42% Great: 74%
SPEED RANK: 677th / 1011
24,019 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 89GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 27GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 276th / 1011
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
64 % 89.3 % Much faster effective speed.
+40%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
471 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+8%
436 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
281 MB/s 399 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+42%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
23.9 MB/s 26.2 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+10%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
57.3 MB/s 79.4 MB/s Much faster random write.
+39%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
307 MB/s +1% 305 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
11.2 MB/s 34 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+204%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
179 MB/s 328 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+83%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
496 MB/s 509 MB/s +3%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
332 MB/s 495 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+49%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
27.8 MB/s 32.3 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+16%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
73 MB/s 114 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+56%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
393 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+11%
355 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
20 MB/s 42.3 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+112%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
314 MB/s 484 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+54%
Market Share
Based on 19,132,584 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.12 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 69 % Much more popular.
+38%
Age
Newest
57+ Months 55 Months +4%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
170 MB/s 361 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+112%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
235 MB/s 366 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+56%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
718 Pts 1,211 Pts Much stronger server IO.
+69%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
65 MB/s 183 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+182%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
127 MB/s 311 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+145%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
190 MB/s 286 MB/s Much faster deep queue write.
+51%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
29 MB/s 86.8 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+199%
Capacity
Capacity
128GB 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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