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HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q2 2018.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 28,045 user samples
6,364 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 155% 160GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 85% 201GB free (System drive)
Poor: 85% Great: 155%
SPEED RANK: 139th / 1012
21,681 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% 190GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 59% 157GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 284th / 1012
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
127 % Much faster effective speed.
+43%
88.7 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
868 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+98%
438 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
507 MB/s Faster write speed.
+29%
394 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
35.4 MB/s Much faster random read.
+35%
26.3 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
97.8 MB/s Faster random write.
+24%
78.7 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
509 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+68%
303 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
43.3 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+27%
34.2 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
328 MB/s +2% 323 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
1059 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+108%
509 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
719 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+45%
496 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
43.3 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+34%
32.2 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
137 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+20%
114 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
800 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+123%
358 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
60.1 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+42%
42.4 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
380 MB/s 485 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
+28%
Market Share
Based on 19,943,684 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.25 % Hugely higher market share.
+92%
0.13 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 70 % Much more popular.
+40%
Age
Newest
18+ Months Much more recent.
+68%
56 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
573 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+59%
361 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
750 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+102%
371 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
2,047 Pts Much stronger server IO.
+68%
1,216 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
626 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+242%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
503 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+65%
305 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
535 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+93%
277 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
460 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+420%
88.5 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
256GB 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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