HyperXSHSS37A/240G
CrucialCT2000MX500SSD1

Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC. Release date: Q2 2015.

Controller: Silicon Motion SM2258. Flash Memory: Micron 3D TLC. Release date ≈ Q1 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 21,585 user samples
19,097 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% 60GB free
Worst Bench: 59% 85GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 264th / 1003
2,488 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 122% 215GB free
Worst Bench: 84% 2TB free
Poor: 84% Great: 122%
SPEED RANK: 172nd / 1003
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
89.6 % 107 % Faster effective speed.
+20%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
440 MB/s 476 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+8%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
385 MB/s 412 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
26.2 MB/s 32 MB/s Faster random read.
+22%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
82.1 MB/s 87.7 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+7%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
298 MB/s 378 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+27%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
34.1 MB/s 45.8 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+34%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
321 MB/s 419 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+31%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
510 MB/s 513 MB/s +1%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
495 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+6%
466 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
32.3 MB/s 37.8 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+17%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
116 MB/s 119 MB/s +3%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
358 MB/s 420 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+17%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
42.4 MB/s 55.5 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+31%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
483 MB/s +4% 463 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 15,176,163 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.15 % Hugely higher market share.
+114%
0.07 %
Value
Value For Money
92.6 % 264 % Hugely better value.
+185%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
69 % 70 % +1%
Price
Price (score)
$87 Much cheaper.
+62%
$228
Age
Newest
50 Months 17+ Months Much more recent.
+66%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
361 MB/s 388 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+7%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
361 MB/s +1% 359 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,208 Pts 1,257 Pts +4%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
183 MB/s 299 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+63%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
318 MB/s 349 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+10%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
287 MB/s 311 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+8%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
93.3 MB/s 269 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+188%
Capacity
Capacity
240GB 2TB
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