Kingston HyperX Savage SSD 

Released April, 2015
  • 960 GB
  • 2.5" SATA III
6.7 Out of 10

While performance is decent and stability is perfect, it does fall behind other drives that are powered by faster controllers, like Marvell or Samsung.
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Like most recent SSDs, the Kingston HyperX Savage uses the SATA 6 Gbps interface.
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SSDBoss Review Our evaluation of the Kingston HyperX Savage SSD

read performance

How quickly data is read from the drive

HyperX Savage SSD
6.1
MX300
6.3
4K Random Read, 4K Random Read Access Time and 512K Sequential Read

write performance

How quickly data is written to the drive

HyperX Savage SSD
6.5
MX300
6.3
4K Random Write, 4K Random Write Access Time and 512K Sequential Write

real world benchmarks

How well the drive performs common tasks

HyperX Savage SSD
8.0
MX300
8.2
Photoshop Lens Filter and AS SSD ISO Copy

Benchmarks

How well the drive performs on common benchmarks

HyperX Savage SSD
6.7
MX300
6.9
PCMark Vantage and AS SSD Score

6.7

SSDBoss Score

read performance, write performance, real world benchmarks and Benchmarks

HyperX Savage SSD
6.7
MX300
6.8

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Kingston HyperX Savage SSD

4K Random Read

HyperX Savage SSD
189.07 MB/s
HyperX FURY
30.99 MB/s
MX300
244.23 MB/s

4K Random Write

HyperX Savage SSD
58.47 MB/s
HyperX FURY
32.88 MB/s
MX300
44.94 MB/s

Avg. Power Consumption

HyperX Savage SSD
1.85 Watts
HyperX FURY
2.54 Watts
MX300
1.92 Watts

4K Random Read Access Time

HyperX Savage SSD
4.28 ms
HyperX FURY
7.6 ms
MX300
5.56 ms

4K Random Write Access Time

HyperX Savage SSD
1.32 ms
HyperX FURY
8.07 ms
MX300
1.02 ms

Reviews Word on the street for the Kingston HyperX Savage SSD


8.4
The HyperX Savage is based on a Phison controller, which is a deviation from the SandForce controllers in previous HyperX SSDs.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

storage

Capacity 960 GB
Interface SATA III
Interface speed 6 Gbit/s
Memory type MLC

manufacturer performance

MTBF 1,000,000 hours

form factor

Form factor 2.5"
Weight 92 g
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