Samsung
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q1 2017.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 25,449 user samples
4,548 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 309% 29GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 117% 51GB free (System drive)
Poor: 117% Great: 309%
SPEED RANK: 93rd / 1016
20,901 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% 89GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 77GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 301st / 1016
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
176 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+100%
88 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
1543 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+258%
431 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
673 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+74%
387 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
79 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+206%
25.8 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
106 MB/s Much faster random write.
+38%
76.7 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
498 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+64%
303 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
58.9 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+74%
33.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
155 MB/s 323 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+108%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
3921 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+670%
509 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
804 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+64%
491 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
426 MB/s Insanely faster peak random read.
+1,235%
31.9 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
152 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+36%
112 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
633 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+76%
359 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
75.8 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+81%
41.8 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
184 MB/s 477 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+159%
Market Share
Based on 22,370,920 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.04 % 0.14 % Hugely higher market share.
+250%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 70 % Much more popular.
+40%
Age
Newest
35+ Months Much more recent.
+40%
58 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
890 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+147%
361 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
801 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+119%
365 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
3,653 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+203%
1,207 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
732 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+300%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
771 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+150%
308 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
638 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+125%
283 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
605 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+551%
92.9 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
128GB 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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