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HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q3 2018.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 43,087 user samples
5,629 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 180% 421GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 78% 60GB free (System drive)
Poor: 78% Great: 180%
SPEED RANK: 163rd / 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
131 % Much faster effective speed.
+48%
88.4 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
858 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+97%
436 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
476 MB/s Faster write speed.
+20%
396 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
33.7 MB/s Faster random read.
+29%
26.2 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
94.8 MB/s Faster random write.
+21%
78.1 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
474 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+58%
300 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
41.9 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+24%
33.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
399 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+25%
320 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
1071 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+111%
508 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
747 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+52%
492 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
44.3 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+39%
31.9 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
138 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+22%
113 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
864 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+142%
357 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
63.7 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+51%
42.1 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
676 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+40%
482 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 45,355,759 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % 0.06 % Hugely higher market share.
+100%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 56 % More popular.
+12%
Age
Newest
36+ Months Much more recent.
+52%
75 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
802 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+123%
360 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
760 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+106%
369 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
2,409 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+99%
1,210 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
722 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+295%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
619 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+95%
318 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
498 MB/s Much faster deep queue write.
+77%
281 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
471 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+423%
90.1 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 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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