Kingston
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q2 2018.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 50,685 user samples
13,227 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% 21GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 52% 32GB free (System drive)
Poor: 52% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 493rd / 1058
37,458 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 0GB free
Worst Bench: 53% 150GB free (System drive)
Poor: 53% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 342nd / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
78.7 % 88.4 % Faster effective speed.
+12%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
627 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+44%
436 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
304 MB/s 396 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+30%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
36 MB/s Much faster random read.
+37%
26.2 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
61 MB/s 78.1 MB/s Faster random write.
+28%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
311 MB/s +4% 300 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
25.8 MB/s 33.9 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+31%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
125 MB/s 320 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+156%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
821 MB/s Much faster peak read speed.
+62%
508 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
463 MB/s 492 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+6%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
37.4 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+17%
31.9 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
97.1 MB/s 113 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+16%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
510 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+43%
357 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.6 MB/s +1% 42.1 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
204 MB/s 482 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+136%
Market Share
Based on 45,347,080 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.06 % 0.06 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 56 % More popular.
+12%
Age
Newest
39+ Months Much more recent.
+48%
75 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
360 MB/s 360 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
458 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+24%
369 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,321 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+9%
1,210 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
334 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+83%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
255 MB/s 318 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+25%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
222 MB/s 281 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+27%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
201 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+123%
90.1 MB/s
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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