Average Bench: 93.5% (72nd of 866)

Based on 76 user benchmarks.  Model: CT480BX300SSD1

Excellent average bench

The Crucial BX300 480GB averaged just 6.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial BX300 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 78.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 30.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial BX300 480GB is 49.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial BX300 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 216MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 195MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 76 samples)
Min Avg Max
440 Read 508 525
233 Write 458 494
345 Mixed 487 514
108% 485 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.2 4K Read 25 32.8
33.9 4K Write 78.2 122
12.4 4K Mixed 30.2 44.9
118% 44.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.1 DQ Read 216 379
64.4 DQ Write 195 347
12.9 DQ Mixed 72.9 114
90.9% 161 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
387GB free
Firmware: M2CR010 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 514
Write 461
Mixed 508
110% 494 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 37.2
118% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 112
144% 257 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,711,287 SSDs tested.

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Typical BX300 480GB Builds (Compare 998 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250-PLUS - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $691

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

You dont need a new computer, just the Crucial BX300...

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