Samsung
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q1 2016.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 29,395 user samples
67 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 124% 169GB free
Worst Bench: 72% 171GB free (System drive)
Poor: 72% Great: 124%
SPEED RANK: 213th / 1026
29,328 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% 55GB free
Worst Bench: 59% 63GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 307th / 1026
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
100 % Faster effective speed.
+14%
87.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
467 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+7%
435 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
439 MB/s Faster write speed.
+13%
390 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
30.1 MB/s Faster random read.
+15%
26.1 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
87.5 MB/s Faster random write.
+15%
76.3 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
423 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+41%
300 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
38 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+13%
33.6 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
413 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+31%
316 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
522 MB/s +3% 509 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
496 MB/s +0% 495 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
38.8 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+21%
32 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
124 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+11%
112 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
505 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+41%
358 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
55.3 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+31%
42.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
480 MB/s +1% 477 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 26,502,991 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.1 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 69 % Much more popular.
+38%
Age
Newest
52+ Months More recent.
+15%
61 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
386 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+7%
360 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
346 MB/s 369 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+7%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,253 Pts +4% 1,210 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
360 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+97%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
269 MB/s 313 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+16%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
255 MB/s 283 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+11%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
203 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+122%
91.6 MB/s
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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