Kingston HyperX SSD (120GB) reviews

5 customer reviews

This hard drive is a good all rounder.

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7.4 out of 10 based on 5 reviews.
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Some customer reviews of Kingston HyperX SSD (120GB)

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Richard, Kettering IT Professional

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Very Fast, a good SSD, unlike some cheaper SSDs do not seem to have the occasional lag or latency. I have hooked up to a 6gbps controller and in windows 7 I am reporting performance index of 7.6 out of 7.9
Very good drive, when prices come down I will be upgrading my other storage to larger capacity HyperX
Bad points:
I havent experienced any yet
Overall rating 9.0
Performance 9.0
Reliability 9.0
Capacity 7.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 29 Nov 2012

Baz , Windsor IT Professional

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Great quality casing and extra bits in the box itself such as a multibit screwdriver / external enclosure. The hard drive was fitted in to my laptop, the existing caddy fitted fine and the boot up speed is great! Using a 5200 rpm hard drive it used to take approx. 2 mins with this it takes between 20-30 seconds.
Bad points:
Hard drive capacity isn't great, but I use this as the primary drive for the OS then an extenal older mechanical drive for storing photos / videos etc.
Overall rating 8.0
Performance 10.0
Reliability 10.0
Capacity 5.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 06 Jul 2012

derek , glasgow Heavy media user

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
very good price and great speeds
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Performance 10.0
Reliability 10.0
Capacity 6.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 06 Jul 2012

Product Features

Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes) 120
Interface SATA

Manufacturer's Description

Faster speeds for serious users.
Kingston’s HyperX® SSD combines the latest SandForce® controller technology with premium NAND Flash, reducing load times while increasing performance and endurance. It provides high-speed SATA Rev 3.0 (6Gb/s) transfer speeds for larger bandwidth, which power users require for advanced gaming, multitasking and multimedia computing power. Kingston’s HyperX SSD lets users load games and applications faster, increase frames per second (FPS) and quickly transfer and edit large media files. It’s cool, silent and requires less power and no additional cooling requirements.


  • SandForce controller technology
  • High-speed SATA Rev 3.0 (6Gb/s) transfer speeds
  • Advanced Wear-Leveling Technology
  • User-Configurable Over Provisioning
  • Performance — incredible speeds for enhanced productivity
  • Reliable — much less likely to fail than a standard hard drive
  • Shock-Proof — dropping your notebook no longer means losing your data
  • Cool & Quiet — runs silent and with no moving mechanical parts to generate heat
  • Innovative — uses NAND Flash memory components
  • Supports TRIM3 — enhances device wear leveling by eliminating merge operation for all deleted data blocks
  • Supports S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology)
  • Guaranteed — three-year Kingston® warranty, 24/7 tech support

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