Average Bench: 71.3% (599th of 1030)

Based on 21,884 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SHFS37A240G, KINGSTON SHFS37A, KINGSTON KINGSTON SHFS37A

Good average bench

The HyperX Fury 240GB averaged 28.7% 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 165MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 36.7MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Fury 240GB is 28.3%. 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 139MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 220MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 21,884 samples)
Min Avg Max
290 Read 330 396
181 Write 220 264
204 Mixed 238 276
96.5 SusWrite 139 173
51.8% 232 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.2 4K Read 26.6 33.2
45.6 4K Write 88.1 113
25.2 4K Mixed 36.7 45.2
134% 50.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
99 DQ Read 165 216
139 DQ Write 205 259
119 DQ Mixed 165 203
130% 178 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
22GB free
Firmware: 600ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 114 109 133 124 139 MB/s
Read 299
Write 210
Mixed 230
SusWrite 120
48% 215 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 84.9
4K Mixed 33.9
128% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 127
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 150
118% 160 MB/s
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 143 146 155 150 138 MB/s
Read 321
Write 221
Mixed 220
SusWrite 146
51% 227 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 47.8
4K Mixed 21.4
81% 29.2 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 174
135% 183 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,806,534 SSDs tested.


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Typical Fury 240GB Builds (Compare 8,298 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 71%
Desktop 89%
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Workstation 60%

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,178

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

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8 months ago.

runs half the speed it says it can


22 months ago.

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

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