Average Bench: 70.4% (624th of 1040)

Based on 22,609 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SHFS37A240G, KINGSTON SHFS37A, KINGSTON KINGSTON SHFS37A

Good average bench

The HyperX Fury 240GB averaged 29.6% 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 Mixed IO Speed 36.3MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Fury 240GB is 26.9%. 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 136MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 217MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 22,609 samples)
Min Avg Max
290 Read 328 386
179 Write 217 265
200 Mixed 236 272
87.8 SusWrite 136 172
51.1% 229 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 26 32.5
52.8 4K Write 87.7 114
24.1 4K Mixed 36.3 45.5
132% 50 MB/s
Min Avg Max
99.4 DQ Read 161 215
150 DQ Write 203 258
121 DQ Mixed 163 202
128% 176 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 126 166 155 159 156 MB/s
Read 352
Write 246
Mixed 252
SusWrite 154
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 44.6
154% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 211
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 193
151% 206 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 172 219 218 219 182 MB/s
Read 330
Write 211
Mixed 230
SusWrite 193
54% 241 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 89.5
4K Mixed 36.6
135% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 128
114% 169 MB/s
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 119 132 121 129 119 MB/s
Read 294
Write 193
Mixed 236
SusWrite 124
47% 212 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 35.3
144% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 97.7
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 182
125% 151 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,682,468 SSDs tested.


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Typical Fury 240GB Builds (Compare 12,714 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 72%
Desktop 89%
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Workstation 62%

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,090

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

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11 months ago.

runs half the speed it says it can


2 years ago.

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

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