Liteon
CrucialCT1000MX500SSD1
  

Release date ≈ Q2 2016.

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Controller: Silicon Motion SM2258. Flash Memory: Micron 3D TLC. Release date ≈ Q4 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 40,176 user samples
892 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 98% 32GB free
Worst Bench: 51% 204GB free (System drive)
Poor: 51% Great: 98%
SPEED RANK: 500th / 1016
39,284 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 125% 485GB free
Worst Bench: 76% 428GB free (System drive)
Poor: 76% Great: 125%
SPEED RANK: 179th / 1016
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
75.9 % 108 % Much faster effective speed.
+42%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
409 MB/s 478 MB/s Faster read speed.
+17%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
362 MB/s 417 MB/s Faster write speed.
+15%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
26.5 MB/s 33.9 MB/s Faster random read.
+28%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
52.7 MB/s 88.3 MB/s Much faster random write.
+68%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
308 MB/s 395 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+28%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
33.2 MB/s 48.2 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+45%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
209 MB/s 409 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+96%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
488 MB/s 516 MB/s Slightly faster peak read speed.
+6%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
438 MB/s 471 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+8%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
39.2 MB/s 40.3 MB/s +3%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
80 MB/s 117 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+46%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
381 MB/s 435 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+14%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
49.3 MB/s 58.8 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+19%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
240 MB/s 461 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+92%
Market Share
Based on 21,395,411 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.56 % Insanely higher market share.
+5,500%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 78 % Much more popular.
+56%
Age
Newest
43+ Months 24+ Months Much more recent.
+44%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
378 MB/s 389 MB/s +3%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
306 MB/s 361 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+18%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,146 Pts 1,264 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+10%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
295 MB/s 309 MB/s +5%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
305 MB/s 330 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+8%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
247 MB/s 295 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+19%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
210 MB/s 260 MB/s Faster deep queue mixed IO.
+24%
Capacity
Capacity
256GB 1TB
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