SamsungMZ-V5P512BW
HyperXSHSS37A/240G

Release date ≈ Q4 2015.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 43,431 user samples
28,341 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 278% 90GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 141% 474GB free
Poor: 141% Great: 278%
SPEED RANK: 37th / 976
15,090 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 112GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 69GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 234th / 976
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
223 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+151%
88.7 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
1788 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+303%
444 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
1189 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+199%
398 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
47.2 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+82%
26 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
136 MB/s Much faster random write.
+76%
77.2 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
755 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+152%
300 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
56.4 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+68%
33.6 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
910 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+182%
323 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
2092 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+312%
508 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
1444 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+193%
493 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
51.9 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+60%
32.4 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
190 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+67%
114 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
946 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+166%
356 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
66.4 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+57%
42.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
1426 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+196%
482 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 10,304,401 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.24 % +4% 0.23 %
Value
Value For Money
123 % Much better value.
+35%
91.6 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 69 % Much more popular.
+35%
Price
Price (score)
$427 $87 Much cheaper.
+80%
Age
Newest
37+ Months More recent.
+16%
44 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1277 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+254%
361 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
410 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+13%
364 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
3,045 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+152%
1,209 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
483 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+162%
184 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
984 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+212%
315 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
358 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+24%
289 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
433 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+352%
95.9 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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