Sandisk
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q3 2016.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 31,120 user samples
840 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 97% 426GB free
Worst Bench: 51% 425GB free (System drive)
Poor: 51% Great: 97%
SPEED RANK: 592nd / 1037
30,280 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% 223GB free
Worst Bench: 60% 192GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 307th / 1037
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
71.8 % 89.1 % Faster effective speed.
+24%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
408 MB/s 431 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+6%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
347 MB/s 394 MB/s Faster write speed.
+14%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
20 MB/s 26.1 MB/s Much faster random read.
+30%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
47.1 MB/s 79.9 MB/s Much faster random write.
+70%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
244 MB/s 304 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+25%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
25.6 MB/s 34 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+33%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
258 MB/s 323 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+25%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
486 MB/s 509 MB/s +5%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
446 MB/s 496 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+11%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
32.9 MB/s +3% 31.9 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
98.6 MB/s 111 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+13%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
318 MB/s 359 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+13%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42 MB/s +0% 41.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
302 MB/s 484 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+60%
Market Share
Based on 31,578,755 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.11 % Hugely higher market share.
+1,000%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 69 % Much more popular.
+38%
Age
Newest
49+ Months More recent.
+25%
65 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
371 MB/s +3% 361 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
282 MB/s 371 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue write.
+32%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,118 Pts 1,213 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+8%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
231 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+26%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
313 MB/s 323 MB/s +3%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
248 MB/s 289 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+17%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
192 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+101%
95.7 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 240GB
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