Average Bench: 71.5% (466th of 959)

Based on 10,484 user benchmarks.  Models: KINGSTON SHFS37A240G, KINGSTON SHFS37A, KINGSTON KINGSTON SHFS37A

Good average bench

The HyperX Fury 240GB averaged 28.5% 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 160MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 91MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HyperX Fury 240GB is 28%. 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 220MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 10,484 samples)
Min Avg Max
290 Read 327 384
174 Write 220 266
199 Mixed 236 273
88.4 SusWrite 136 174
51.3% 230 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.8 4K Read 26.8 34.2
51.3 4K Write 91 118
24.5 4K Mixed 36.9 46.1
136% 51.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
89.7 DQ Read 159 215
157 DQ Write 207 258
56.7 DQ Mixed 160 198
127% 176 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
53GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 157 153 148 159 146 MB/s
Read 328
Write 213
Mixed 246
SusWrite 148
52% 234 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 40.5
158% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 173
128% 165 MB/s
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 145 155 151 129 123 MB/s
Read 346
Write 185
Mixed 227
SusWrite 144
50% 225 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 28.3
95% 33.8 MB/s
DQ Read 127
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 166
124% 162 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,161,475 SSDs tested.


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Typical Fury 240GB Builds (Compare 18,323 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 78%
Workstation 62%

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,038

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

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9 months ago.

runs half the speed it says it can


12 days ago.

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

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