HyperX Savage is a high-performance USB flash drives was born under the brand name Kingston. HyperX Savage USB 3.1 flash drive designed to work on multiple platforms and high performance game consoles such as PS4, PS3, Xbox One and Xbox 360. Today, most of the manufactures are advertising their Mobile storage devices for 4K contents with very high write/read speed in the world of USB and nearing the threshold of SSDs. HyperX Savage will compete with the high-end USB drives like Lexar on the market today.
Savage uses USB 3.1 Gen 1 functionality, which is essentially letting you take advantage of USB 3.0 ports available on most new devices on the market today. It comes with 5 Gbps bi-directional bandwidth, USB 3.1, is the next logical step in this progression. In keeping with the trend, it provides 10Gbps of bi-directional bandwidth while maintaining backward compatibility with previous USB versions.
HyperX Savage delivers a very high transfer speeds of 350MB/s read and 250MB/s write, a figure that quite high at present, but not the world’s fastest USB drive and let you quickly access files with no performance lag. It is very close to the solid-state drive speeds. With high speed and large capacity (up to 512GB), it is clear that this is the choice for users who need high performance and mobility.
The design of the Kingston HyperX memory storage device is quite compact and aggressive with Red and Black color combination. Red color X part is dominant and is made from metal to highlight a HyperX brand name, it also makes the product look stylish and true high-end quality. Through actual test, Savage speed of 140MB/s write and 344MB/s read to save time, relatively quite closer compared to listed read/write speed via manufacturer.
Kingston HyperX Savage is available in four different storage options such as 64GB/128GB/250GB and high-end 512GB, pricing starts from $40 to $220 USD and available for purchase from Amazon store.