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Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD M.2

Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD M.2
alaScore 94

54 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 reviews of Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD M.2. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Solid-state drive the Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD M.2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD M.2

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 30 user reviews of Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD M.2 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive on Amazon.com.

90% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Kingston HyperX Predator 240GB PCIe Gen2 x4 (M.2) Solid State Drive (SHPM2280P2/240G)Kingston HyperX Predator 240GB PCIe Gen2 x4 (M.2) Solid State Drive (SHPM2280P2/240G)

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Jarred Walton (maximumpc.com)

Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB

 

Kingston's Predator SSD has an optional HHHL PCIe adapter that allows systems without M.2 slots to use the drive.

Oct, 2015

Expert review by : Josh Norem (computershopper.com)

Kingston HyperX Predator (480GB) Review and Ratings

 

Seeking an SSD faster than SATA? This is the mid-2015 drive to get. It will work with almost any motherboard chipset, it's bootable, and it offers screaming performance.

Twice as fast as typical SATA 6Gbps SSDs ; Offered in either bare-M.2 or PCI Express adapter versions ; Outstanding endurance and performance

Warranty, though comprehensive, is short for a performance-grade drive (three years)

If you look back at even the best SSDs of the past year or two, a lot of them involve some compromise: They were bottlenecked by the SATA interface, or in some few cases they used the M.2 PCI Express platform but only used two lanes. Or, in the case of...

Jul, 2015

Expert review by : Chris Ramseyer (tomshardware.com)

Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB m.2 PCIe SSD Review

 

It shouldn't come as a surprise to see Samsung and Intel leading the charge in PCIe SSDs, with innovative products that set the standard for performance and reliability. There is still a lot of room for other companies to introduce new and exciting...

May, 2015

APH Recommended

Expert review by : Jonathan Kwan (aphnetworks.com)

Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe 480GB Review (Page 1 of 10)

 

Do we create faster interfaces because of faster devices, or do we have faster devices because of faster interfaces? For questions like these, it is easy to dwindle down to a circular argument like the technological equivalent of the chicken and the...

I think the beauty of research and development -- both in industry and academia -- is to never be satisfied with the current state of things. With the endless drive to keep asking ourselves this question, "How can we make it better in the next...

May, 2015

Product Specifications

Design

Certification:FCC, VCI
Color of product:Black
Internal: Yes
SSD form factor:M.2

Energy Management

Current:2.5 / 6
Operating voltage:3.3
Power consumption (average):1.4
Power consumption (idle):1.38
Power consumption (read):1.99
Power consumption (standby):1.38
Power consumption (write):8.25

Operational Conditions

Non-operating vibration:20
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Operating vibration:2.17
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 85

Other Features

Internal: Yes
Internal memory:245760 / 491520
Internal memory type:Flash
Memory layout:1 x 245760 / 1 x 491520
Module configuration:(N/A) (N/A)
Rack mounting:(N/A) SSD PCIe M.2 (Socke
Registered: No
Warranty:3 Yrs

Packaging Data

Package type:Box
Packaging type:Box

Performance

Anvil Total Score:6500 / 6700
Compressed transfer rate (read):1400
Compressed transfer rate (write):1000 / 600
Controller Type:Marvell 88SS9293
Maximum read (4KB):130000 / 160000
Maximum write (4KB):118000 / 119000
Mean time between failures (MTBF):1000000
Memory Type:MLC
PCMARK 8 Storage Bandwidth Score:331 / 336
PCMark 8 Storage Score:5015 / 5017
PCMARK Vantage HDD Suite Score:138000 / 139000
Random read (4KB):117000 / 120000
Random write (4KB):70000 / 78000
Read Speed:1400
Solid-state drive capacity:240 / 480
Solid-state drive interface:PCI Express 2.0
Solid-state drive interfaces:M.2 / PCI Express / PCI Express 2.0
TBW rating:415 / 882
Uncompressed transfer rate (read):1100 / 1290
Uncompressed transfer rate (write):600 / 910
Write Speed:1000 / 600

Power

Current:2.5 / 6
Operating voltage:3.3
Power consumption (average):1.4
Power consumption (idle):1.38
Power consumption (read):1.99
Power consumption (write):8.25

Technical Details

Form Factor:M.2 2280
Non-operating vibration:20
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Operating vibration:2.17
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 85
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 85

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.866 / 0.921
Height:0.138 / 3.15
Weight:0.353 / 2.4
Width:3.15 / 7.13