SSD
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q4 2017.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 20,485 user samples
197 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% 96GB free
Worst Bench: 71% 41GB free (System drive)
Poor: 71% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 228th / 1011
20,288 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% 153GB free
Worst Bench: 59% 88GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 273rd / 1011
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
94.1 % +5% 89.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
448 MB/s +1% 445 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
399 MB/s +1% 396 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
33 MB/s Faster random read.
+24%
26.6 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
95.1 MB/s Faster random write.
+21%
78.9 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
389 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+29%
302 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
37.6 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+11%
33.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
250 MB/s 331 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+32%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
470 MB/s 509 MB/s Slightly faster peak read speed.
+8%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
416 MB/s 496 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+19%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
39.8 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+23%
32.3 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
125 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+9%
115 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
441 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+22%
360 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
56.9 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+35%
42.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
320 MB/s 483 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+51%
Market Share
Based on 16,800,679 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.15 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 68 % Much more popular.
+36%
Age
Newest
20+ Months Much more recent.
+62%
52 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
352 MB/s 361 MB/s +3%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
351 MB/s 372 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+6%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1193 Pts 1,218 Pts +2%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
104 MB/s 185 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+78%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
235 MB/s 318 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+35%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
267 MB/s 286 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+7%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
62.9 MB/s 93.6 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+49%
Capacity
Capacity
240GB 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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