Average Bench: 66.2% (390th of 848)

Based on 148 user benchmarks.  Model: CT960BX200SSD1

Above average average bench

The Crucial BX200 960GB averaged 33.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 470MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial BX200 960GB is 25%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Crucial BX200 960GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 33MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 238MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 148 samples)
Min Avg Max
350 Read 470 495
193 Write 238 256
189 Mixed 257 272
70.7% 322 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.8 4K Read 26.3 32.3
24.2 4K Write 45.5 62.7
10.5 4K Mixed 18.4 24.8
87.6% 30.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.6 DQ Read 186 285
40.1 DQ Write 122 181
10.7 DQ Mixed 33 46.8
57.3% 114 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
678GB free
Firmware: MU01.4 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 496
Write 251
Mixed 268
74% 338 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 64.6
4K Mixed 22.5
111% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 37.1
76% 157 MB/s
868GB free
Firmware: MU01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 489
Write 249
Mixed 266
74% 335 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 21.7
90% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 145
DQ Mixed 44.1
77% 154 MB/s
522GB free
Firmware: MU01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 494
Write 256
Mixed 273
75% 341 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 41.1
4K Mixed 21.9
92% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 43.9
62% 118 MB/s
670GB free
Firmware: MU01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 486
Write 228
Mixed 265
72% 326 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 27.2
4K Mixed 10.6
58% 19.2 MB/s
DQ Read 22.9
DQ Write 30.1
DQ Mixed 36.5
25% 29.8 MB/s
659GB free
Firmware: MU02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 348
Write 200
Mixed 196
55% 248 MB/s
4K Read 13.3
4K Write 17.1
4K Mixed 7.5
39% 12.6 MB/s
DQ Read 103
DQ Write 46.2
DQ Mixed 32.5
35% 60.5 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,386,282 SSDs tested.

 Prices

BHPhotoUS $219.952 months ago.
AmazonUS $279.061 month ago.
NeweggUS $279.993 months ago.
EbayUS $280.8024 mins ago.
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Typical BX200 960GB Builds (Compare 2,385 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 73%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $472

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,842

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

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