Average Bench: 78.2% (351st of 956)

Based on 11,189 user benchmarks.  Models: CT240BX200SSD1, CT240BX2 00SSD1, CT240BX2 CT240BX200SSD1

Good average bench

The Crucial BX200 240GB averaged 21.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial BX200 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 198MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 40MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial BX200 240GB is 40.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial BX200 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 83.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 339MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,189 samples)
Min Avg Max
357 Read 464 508
56.5 Write 364 455
93.6 Mixed 339 405
68.2 SusWrite 83.9 91.9
69.6% 313 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.9 4K Read 29.1 34.7
29.6 4K Write 79 117
23.7 4K Mixed 40 50.6
137% 49.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
73.1 DQ Read 275 323
49.9 DQ Write 260 339
47.6 DQ Mixed 198 250
168% 245 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
167GB free
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 272 54 54 54 54 55 MB/s
Read 455
Write 427
Mixed 376
SusWrite 90.5
75% 337 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 58.2
4K Mixed 35.4
113% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 239
200% 287 MB/s
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 156 53 52 50 51 MB/s
Read 401
Write 51
Mixed 204
SusWrite 83.7
40% 185 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 32.8
128% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 215
175% 248 MB/s
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 78 54 54 54 54 MB/s
Read 490
Write 449
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 84.1
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 30.9
4K Mixed 32.1
99% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 82.7
124% 230 MB/s
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 Prices

Approx. $64 @ launch in Nov '15
AmazonUS $2302 months
EbayUS $3967 mins
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Typical BX200 240GB Builds (Compare 22,920 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $1,219

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Controller: Silicon Motion SM2256. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC

Enjoy your computer again...

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Poor

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Not as good as expected, but it's cheap so it's not too terrible


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