Average Bench: 79.3% (330th of 956)

Based on 21 user benchmarks.  Model: Crucial_CT1024MX

Good average bench

The Crucial_CT1024MX 1TB averaged 20.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial_CT1024MX 1TB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 68.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 23.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial_CT1024MX 1TB is 42.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial_CT1024MX 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 106MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 30.6MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 21 samples)
Min Avg Max
344 Read 458 517
35.5 Write 403 489
62.8 Mixed 372 458
91.5% 411 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.8 4K Read 23.8 30.9
29.6 4K Write 68.9 140
12.7 4K Mixed 21.5 31.4
100% 38.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.1 DQ Read 106 239
32.6 DQ Write 184 350
12.4 DQ Mixed 30.6 38.6
55.4% 107 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
308GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 480
Write 474
Mixed 427
103% 460 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 94.9
4K Mixed 29.1
126% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 90.1
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 38.1
72% 137 MB/s
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 489
Write 411
Mixed 344
92% 415 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 78
4K Mixed 27.4
114% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 35.1
74% 152 MB/s
17GB free
Firmware: MU02
Read 508
Write 308
Mixed 188
73% 335 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 40.7
4K Mixed 19.4
90% 29.7 MB/s
DQ Read 28.7
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 35.1
54% 96.3 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,956,775 SSDs tested.

Typical Crucial_CT1024MX 1TB Builds (Compare 2,481 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 63%
Workstation 49%

System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $780

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