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HyperXSHSS37A/240G

Release date ≈ Q1 2016.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 25,723 user samples
1,749 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 101% 66GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 58% 58GB free (System drive)
Poor: 58% Great: 101%
SPEED RANK: 358th / 1016
23,974 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% 107GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 128GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 294th / 1016
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
84.5 % 88.5 % +5%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
460 MB/s +5% 439 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
381 MB/s 400 MB/s +5%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
30.3 MB/s Faster random read.
+16%
26.1 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
82.3 MB/s +5% 78.7 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
334 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+12%
299 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.7 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+27%
33.6 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
143 MB/s 322 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+125%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
508 MB/s 510 MB/s +0%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
459 MB/s 498 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+8%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
36.9 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+14%
32.3 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
119 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+5%
113 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
394 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+11%
355 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
55.2 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+30%
42.4 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
157 MB/s 484 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+208%
Market Share
Based on 21,455,080 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.14 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
16.6 % Much better value.
+71%
9.68 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 70 % Much more popular.
+40%
Price
Price (score)
$110 Slightly cheaper.
+8%
$120
Age
Newest
46+ Months More recent.
+19%
57 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
353 MB/s 361 MB/s +2%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
336 MB/s 371 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+10%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,178 Pts 1,216 Pts +3%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
261 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+43%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
287 MB/s 313 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+9%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
278 MB/s 282 MB/s +1%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
221 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+158%
85.7 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
480GB 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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