CrucialCT500BX100SSD1
OCZVTR180-25SAT3-480G
$140

Controller: Silicon Motion SM2246EN. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC.

 $140 

Controller: OCZ Barefoot 3 M00. Flash: Toshiba 19nm (2nd gen) MLC NAND.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 3,915 user samples
3,516 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% 351GB free
Worst Bench: 67% 210GB free
Poor: 67% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 152nd / 927
399 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% 355GB free
Worst Bench: 63% 47GB free
Poor: 63% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 142nd / 927
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
88.5 % 90 % +2%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
501 MB/s +3% 486 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
419 MB/s 448 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
24.9 MB/s +4% 24 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
78.1 MB/s 86.5 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+11%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
451 MB/s 459 MB/s +2%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
28.3 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+15%
24.6 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
525 MB/s +1% 520 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
435 MB/s 500 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+15%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
30 MB/s +1% 29.8 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
109 MB/s 130 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+19%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
472 MB/s 500 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+6%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
39.3 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+16%
34 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 6,815,596 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.09 % Hugely higher market share.
+800%
0.01 %
Value
Value For Money
86.9 % 110 % Better value.
+26%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
63 % Slightly more popular.
+7%
59 %
Price
Price (score)
$194 $140 Cheaper.
+28%
Age
Newest
40 Months 38 Months +5%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
272 MB/s 367 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+35%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
289 MB/s 347 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+20%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
984 Pts 1,214 Pts Stronger server IO.
+23%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
74.8 MB/s 86.9 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+16%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
151 MB/s 193 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+28%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
200 MB/s 218 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+9%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
51.9 MB/s 56.3 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue mixed IO.
+8%
Capacity
Capacity
500GB 480GB
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) May 2018 SSD Rankings.

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