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HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q1 2019.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 27,401 user samples
3,391 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 121% 930GB free
Worst Bench: 71% 45GB free
Poor: 71% Great: 121%
SPEED RANK: 199th / 1011
24,010 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% 223GB free
Worst Bench: 56% 11GB free (System drive)
Poor: 56% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 300th / 1011
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
102 % Faster effective speed.
+17%
87.4 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
437 MB/s 438 MB/s +0%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
418 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
391 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
32.9 MB/s Faster random read.
+28%
25.8 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
87.1 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+13%
77.2 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
337 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+14%
295 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.1 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+26%
33.5 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
412 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+31%
315 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
503 MB/s 507 MB/s +1%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
485 MB/s 492 MB/s +1%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
41.8 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+29%
32.3 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
121 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+8%
112 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
402 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+12%
358 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
54.1 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+28%
42.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
477 MB/s 479 MB/s +0%
Market Share
Based on 18,526,098 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.11 % 0.15 % Much higher market share.
+36%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 69 % Much more popular.
+38%
Age
Newest
8+ Months Hugely more recent.
+85%
54 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
385 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+7%
361 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
333 MB/s 363 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+9%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,238 Pts +3% 1,206 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
256 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+40%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
327 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+7%
305 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
277 MB/s 278 MB/s +0%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
219 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+142%
90.6 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 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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