CrucialCT500BX100SSD1
CrucialCT1050MX300SSD1

Controller: Silicon Motion SM2246EN. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC. Release date: Q1 2015.

Controller: Marvell 88SS1074. Flash Memory: Micron 3D TLC. Release date: Q2 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 13,426 user samples
5,225 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% 371GB free
Worst Bench: 59% 276GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 281st / 1003
8,201 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% 978GB free
Worst Bench: 70% 719GB free (System drive)
Poor: 70% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 233rd / 1003
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
88 % 92.4 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+5%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
464 MB/s Faster read speed.
+18%
392 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
397 MB/s 424 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
25.5 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+6%
24.1 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
75.9 MB/s 88.8 MB/s Faster random write.
+17%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
294 MB/s 345 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+17%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
35.3 MB/s 36.2 MB/s +3%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
338 MB/s 376 MB/s Slightly faster sustained write speed.
+11%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
515 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+21%
425 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
439 MB/s 480 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+9%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
30.8 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+9%
28.3 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
117 MB/s 121 MB/s +3%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
348 MB/s 387 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+11%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
46.2 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+6%
43.5 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
437 MB/s 457 MB/s +5%
Market Share
Based on 15,790,840 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.05 % 0.09 % Hugely higher market share.
+80%
Value
Value For Money
73.7 % 155 % Hugely better value.
+111%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
64 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
58 %
Price
Price (score)
$240 $199 Cheaper.
+17%
Age
Newest
54 Months 37 Months Much more recent.
+31%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
275 MB/s 365 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+33%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
301 MB/s 328 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
+9%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,009 Pts 1,168 Pts Stronger server IO.
+16%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
210 MB/s 345 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+64%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
233 MB/s 326 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+40%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
251 MB/s 290 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+16%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
176 MB/s 302 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+72%
Capacity
Capacity
500GB 1TB
Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 2019 SSD Rankings.

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