Samsung
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q2 2017.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 33,171 user samples
2,752 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 137% 146GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 69% 98GB free (System drive)
Poor: 69% Great: 137%
SPEED RANK: 184th / 1026
30,419 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 92GB free
Worst Bench: 62% 37GB free
Poor: 62% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 309th / 1026
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
110 % Faster effective speed.
+25%
88.1 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
526 MB/s Faster read speed.
+20%
439 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
583 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+46%
399 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
39.8 MB/s Much faster random read.
+54%
25.9 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
84.5 MB/s Faster random write.
+10%
76.5 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
275 MB/s 303 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+10%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
47.8 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+44%
33.2 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
279 MB/s 320 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+15%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
792 MB/s Much faster peak read speed.
+56%
509 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
741 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+49%
496 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
51.3 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+60%
32.1 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
115 MB/s +5% 110 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
370 MB/s +5% 354 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
63.6 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+52%
41.8 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
331 MB/s 483 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+46%
Market Share
Based on 29,453,876 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.02 % 0.1 % Hugely higher market share.
+400%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 69 % Much more popular.
+38%
Age
Newest
37+ Months Much more recent.
+42%
64 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
876 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+143%
361 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
625 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+71%
365 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
2,347 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+95%
1206 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
621 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+239%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
624 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+96%
319 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
303 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+8%
281 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
481 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+424%
91.8 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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