SamsungMZ-7PD512BW
HyperXSHSS37A/240G

Controller: Samsung 3-core MDX. Flash Memory: Samsung 21nm Toggle Mode MLC. Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 25,858 user samples
6,849 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 117% 322GB free
Worst Bench: 67% 313GB free (System drive)
Poor: 67% Great: 117%
SPEED RANK: 210th / 1011
19,009 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% 153GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 87GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 268th / 1011
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
98.1 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+9%
90.1 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
462 MB/s +5% 442 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
382 MB/s 399 MB/s +4%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
30.8 MB/s Faster random read.
+15%
26.7 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
85.6 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+8%
79.6 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
325 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+7%
305 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
41 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+20%
34.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
346 MB/s +5% 331 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
510 MB/s +0% 509 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
485 MB/s 496 MB/s +2%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
36.1 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+12%
32.2 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
116 MB/s +2% 114 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
372 MB/s +3% 360 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
50.1 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+18%
42.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
476 MB/s 481 MB/s +1%
Market Share
Based on 16,945,675 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.05 % 0.14 % Hugely higher market share.
+180%
Value
Value For Money
9.53 % 9.85 % +3%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 68 % Much more popular.
+36%
Price
Price (score)
$300 $120 Much cheaper.
+60%
Age
Newest
67+ Months 52 Months More recent.
+22%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
386 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+7%
362 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
333 MB/s 370 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+11%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,224 Pts +1% 1,217 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
198 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+8%
184 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
343 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+9%
315 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
279 MB/s 287 MB/s +3%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
165 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+81%
91.3 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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