SanDiskSDSSDXPS-480G-G25
CrucialCT500MX200SSD1

Controller: Marvell 88SS9187-BLD2. Flash Memory: SanDisk 19nm eX2 ABL MLC. Release date: Q2 2014.

Controller: Marvell 88SS9189. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC. Release date: Q1 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 7,116 user samples
3,063 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% 68GB free
Worst Bench: 67% 447GB free
Poor: 67% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 188th / 956
4,053 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 103% 105GB free
Worst Bench: 57% 393GB free (System drive)
Poor: 57% Great: 103%
SPEED RANK: 322nd / 956
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
90 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+13%
79.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
482 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+14%
424 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
430 MB/s Faster write speed.
+29%
333 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
28.3 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+10%
25.8 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
76.1 MB/s 79 MB/s +4%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
385 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+35%
286 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
25.8 MB/s 30.5 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+18%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
382 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+36%
280 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
515 MB/s +1% 512 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
491 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+7%
461 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
35.4 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+16%
30.6 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
110 MB/s 117 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+6%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
482 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+25%
385 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
39.9 MB/s 43.5 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+9%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
470 MB/s +2% 459 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 7,979,188 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.04 % 0.24 % Hugely higher market share.
+500%
Value
Value For Money
81.1 % 82.9 % +2%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
62 % Slightly more popular.
+9%
57 %
Price
Price (score)
$209 $180 Slightly cheaper.
+14%
Age
Newest
50 Months 43 Months Slightly more recent.
+14%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
376 MB/s Faster peak deep queue read.
+27%
295 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
334 MB/s 342 MB/s +2%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,204 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+11%
1,083 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
162 MB/s +1% 160 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
233 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+48%
157 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
228 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+7%
213 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
75.6 MB/s 95.7 MB/s Faster deep queue mixed IO.
+27%
Capacity
Capacity
480GB 500GB
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