CrucialCT500MX500SSD1
SamsungMZ-7KE1T0BW

Controller: Silicon Motion SM2258. Flash Memory: Micron 3D TLC.

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 11,054 user samples
4,191 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 126% 448GB free
Worst Bench: 77% 438GB free
Poor: 77% Great: 126%
SPEED RANK: 128th / 955
6,863 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 124% 812GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 79% 500GB free (System drive)
Poor: 79% Great: 124%
SPEED RANK: 136th / 955
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
109 % +4% 105 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
474 MB/s 490 MB/s +3%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
426 MB/s 443 MB/s +4%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
34.5 MB/s +5% 33 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
90 MB/s 91.1 MB/s +1%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
410 MB/s 416 MB/s +1%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
48.7 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+18%
41.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
405 MB/s +4% 390 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
515 MB/s 527 MB/s +2%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
474 MB/s 502 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+6%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
41.7 MB/s +1% 41.2 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
121 MB/s 123 MB/s +2%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
449 MB/s 516 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+15%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
60.1 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+8%
55.5 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
455 MB/s 484 MB/s Slightly faster peak sustained write speed.
+6%
Market Share
Based on 7,585,287 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.91 % Hugely higher market share.
+911%
0.09 %
Value
Value For Money
164 % Much better value.
+63%
101 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % Slightly more popular.
+6%
69 %
Price
Price (score)
$110 Much cheaper.
+73%
$411
Age
Newest
6 Months Hugely more recent.
+88%
48 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
389 MB/s +1% 387 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
362 MB/s +3% 350 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,272 Pts +1% 1,264 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
298 MB/s 362 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+21%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
342 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+12%
304 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
312 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+9%
285 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
263 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue mixed IO.
+14%
230 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
500GB 1TB
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