Average Bench: 70.5% (582nd of 1011)

Based on 16,709 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SHFS37A240G, KINGSTON SHFS37A, KINGSTON KINGSTON SHFS37A

Good average bench

The HyperX Fury 240GB averaged 29.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 163MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 88.7MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Fury 240GB is 30.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the HyperX Fury 240GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 135MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 214MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 16,709 samples)
Min Avg Max
289 Read 330 383
147 Write 214 263
198 Mixed 236 269
95.1 SusWrite 135 167
51% 229 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.1 4K Read 26.2 33.2
44.5 4K Write 88.7 117
22.8 4K Mixed 36.2 45.4
133% 50.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
95.6 DQ Read 158 215
162 DQ Write 206 257
89.4 DQ Mixed 163 199
128% 176 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 141 140 140 144 144 MB/s
Read 316
Write 196
Mixed 234
SusWrite 142
50% 222 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 96.8
4K Mixed 28.1
125% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 177
133% 176 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 71 48 47 51 68 MB/s
Read 293
Write 174
Mixed 230
SusWrite 65.6
42% 191 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 35.1
138% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 175
130% 171 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.


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Typical Fury 240GB Builds (Compare 33,536 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 73%
Desktop 72%
Workstation 53%

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,186

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Controller: LSI SandForce SF2281. NAND Memory: Micron 20nm MLC

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22 months ago.

runs half the speed it says it can


13 months ago.

Write speed is only about 180-200 MB/s, not 500 as manufacturer says..

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