• A good overall performer
  • Includes cables and an external enclosure


  • Slow write performance
  • Only a three-year warranty

At A Glance

If you're not insisting on absolute bleeding-edge performance, the HyperX 3K is easily one of the best deals going for an SSD.

Manufacturer’s Description

Budget-minded gamers and enthusiasts will benefit from the lower price of the new Kingston HyperX 3K SSD. This solid-state drive combines premium 3000 program-erase cycle NAND with the second-generation SandForce controller. Its lower price means more users can experience ultra-responsive gaming, multitasking and multimedia computing power. 3K loads games and applications faster, increases frames per second (FPS) for an improved gaming experience and allows for quick transfers and edits of large media files

Manufacturer’s Website

Kingston Technology