Samsung
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 22,999 user samples
625 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 31% 89GB free
Worst Bench: 14% 3GB free (System drive)
Poor: 14% Great: 31%
SPEED RANK: 987th / 1012
22,374 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% 190GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 59% 157GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 285th / 1012
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
23.1 % 88.8 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+284%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
189 MB/s 436 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+131%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
74.3 MB/s 395 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+432%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
16.3 MB/s 26.3 MB/s Much faster random read.
+61%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
7.27 MB/s 78.1 MB/s Hugely faster random write.
+974%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
103 MB/s 305 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+196%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
6.04 MB/s 34 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+463%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
76.2 MB/s 327 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+329%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
215 MB/s 510 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+137%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
173 MB/s 495 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+186%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
23.3 MB/s 32.2 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+38%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
9.6 MB/s 113 MB/s Insanely faster peak random write.
+1,077%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
183 MB/s 356 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+95%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
9.3 MB/s 42.2 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+354%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
151 MB/s 484 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+221%
Market Share
Based on 20,095,704 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.13 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 70 % Much more popular.
+40%
Age
Newest
70+ Months 56 Months More recent.
+20%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
27.6 MB/s 360 MB/s Insanely faster peak deep queue read.
+1,204%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
8.78 MB/s 371 MB/s Insanely faster peak deep queue write.
+4,126%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
154 Pts 1,214 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+689%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
10 MB/s 183 MB/s Insanely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+1,730%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
17.6 MB/s 306 MB/s Insanely faster deep queue read.
+1,639%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
7.64 MB/s 280 MB/s Insanely faster deep queue write.
+3,565%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
6.82 MB/s 89.7 MB/s Insanely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+1,215%
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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