CrucialCT1050MX300SSD1
CorsairCSSD-F480GBMP500

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

Release date ≈ Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 16,663 user samples
13,273 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% 196GB free
Worst Bench: 68% 119GB free (System drive)
Poor: 68% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 301st / 1058
3,390 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 211% 318GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 110% 92GB free (System drive)
Poor: 110% Great: 211%
SPEED RANK: 128th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
91.5 % 162 % Much faster effective speed.
+76%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
393 MB/s 965 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+146%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
418 MB/s 797 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+91%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
23.8 MB/s 36.5 MB/s Much faster random read.
+53%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
85.4 MB/s 100 MB/s Faster random write.
+17%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
344 MB/s 566 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+65%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
35.6 MB/s 45.5 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+28%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
382 MB/s 673 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+76%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
433 MB/s 1193 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+176%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
480 MB/s 1269 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+164%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
27.8 MB/s 43.8 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+58%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
114 MB/s 144 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+26%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
387 MB/s 847 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+119%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.6 MB/s 58.8 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+38%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
455 MB/s 1120 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+146%
Market Share
Based on 47,156,232 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % Hugely higher market share.
+200%
0.01 %
Value
Value For Money
18 % 20.7 % Better value.
+15%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % +2% 51 %
Price
Price (score)
$239 $194 Cheaper.
+19%
Age
Newest
63 Months 56+ Months More recent.
+11%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
366 MB/s 994 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+172%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
327 MB/s 774 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+137%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,161 Pts 2,806 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+142%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
347 MB/s 593 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+71%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
320 MB/s 836 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+161%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
276 MB/s 558 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+102%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
290 MB/s 439 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+51%
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 480GB
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