CrucialCT512MX100SSD1
$200
CrucialCT500BX100SSD1
 $200 

Controller: Marvell 88SS9189. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 11,559 user samples
8,764 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 104% 63GB free
Worst Bench: 63% 248GB free
Poor: 63% Great: 104%
SPEED RANK: 102nd / 873
2,795 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% 313GB free
Worst Bench: 63% 100GB free
Poor: 63% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 103rd / 873
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
88.7 % +0% 88.7 % -0%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
486 MB/s -3% 501 MB/s +3%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
452 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+9%
416 MB/s -9%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
25.3 MB/s +1% 25.1 MB/s -1%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
85.7 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+8%
79.6 MB/s -8%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
433 MB/s -4% 450 MB/s +4%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
25.4 MB/s -13% 28.6 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+13%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
516 MB/s -2% 525 MB/s +2%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
481 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+11%
435 MB/s -11%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
30.5 MB/s -1% 30.9 MB/s +1%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
122 MB/s +3% 118 MB/s -3%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
475 MB/s +1% 472 MB/s -1%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
34 MB/s -18% 40.1 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+18%
Market Share
Based on 5,230,364 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.15 % Much higher market share.
+50%
0.1 % -50%
Value
Value For Money
86.7 % +1% 85.5 % -1%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
58 % -9% 63 % Slightly more popular.
+9%
Price
Price (score)
$200 -0% $199 +0%
Age
Newest
43 Months -16% 36 Months More recent.
+16%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
151 MB/s -81% 273 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+81%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
331 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+14%
290 MB/s -14%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
864 Pts -15% 997 Pts Stronger server IO.
+15%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
50.6 MB/s -47% 74.5 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+47%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
99 MB/s -57% 155 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+57%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
208 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+7%
195 MB/s -7%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
33.1 MB/s -51% 50.1 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+51%
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 500GB
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