SanDiskSDSSDHII-480G-G25
CrucialCT512MX100SSD1
$200

Controller: Marvell 88SS9187. Memory: SanDisk 19nm TLC. Release date: Q3 2014.

 $200 

Controller: Marvell 88SS9189. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC. Release date: Q2 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 25,054 user samples
14,690 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% 187GB free
Worst Bench: 55% 95GB free (System drive)
Poor: 55% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 242nd / 956
10,364 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% 338GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 60% 117GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 219th / 956
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
85.4 % 87.1 % +2%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
450 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+13%
398 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
392 MB/s 420 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
28.5 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+8%
26.4 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
76.4 MB/s 92.8 MB/s Faster random write.
+21%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
270 MB/s 300 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+11%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
35.8 MB/s 37.9 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+6%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
238 MB/s 305 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+28%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
504 MB/s Slightly faster peak read speed.
+15%
439 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
480 MB/s +3% 468 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
38.9 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+25%
31 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
123 MB/s 128 MB/s +4%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
346 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+5%
328 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
50.6 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+10%
45.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
345 MB/s 456 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+32%
Market Share
Based on 8,001,532 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.4 % Hugely higher market share.
+233%
0.12 %
Value
Value For Money
134 % Much better value.
+57%
85.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
65 % Slightly more popular.
+12%
58 %
Price
Price (score)
$100 Much cheaper.
+50%
$200
Age
Newest
47 Months Slightly more recent.
+6%
50 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
390 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+93%
202 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
311 MB/s 355 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+14%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,219 Pts Stronger server IO.
+27%
962 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
251 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+38%
182 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
330 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+124%
147 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
258 MB/s 304 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+18%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
196 MB/s Faster deep queue mixed IO.
+21%
162 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
480GB 512GB
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