OCZVTR180-25SAT3-480G
$140
CrucialCT500BX100SSD1
 $140 

Controller: OCZ Barefoot 3 M00. Flash: Toshiba 19nm (2nd gen) MLC NAND. Release date: Q1 2015.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 4,317 user samples
513 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% 423GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 47GB free
Poor: 61% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 211th / 964
3,804 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% 239GB free
Worst Bench: 62% 288GB free (System drive)
Poor: 62% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 201st / 964
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
89.9 % 90.8 % +1%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
475 MB/s +1% 471 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
443 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+11%
400 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
24.1 MB/s 26 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+8%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
85.5 MB/s +3% 83.1 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
431 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+41%
305 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
26 MB/s 36.7 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+41%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
375 MB/s Slightly faster sustained write speed.
+12%
336 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
520 MB/s +1% 515 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
500 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+14%
439 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
29.9 MB/s 31.2 MB/s +4%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
130 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+7%
121 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
499 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+44%
347 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
37.6 MB/s 46.6 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+24%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
444 MB/s +2% 434 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 9,661,958 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.07 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
109 % Much better value.
+44%
76.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
59 % 64 % Slightly more popular.
+8%
Price
Price (score)
$140 Much cheaper.
+42%
$240
Age
Newest
44 Months +4% 46 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
371 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+34%
276 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
352 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+19%
297 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,225 Pts Stronger server IO.
+21%
1,012 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
238 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+13%
210 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
214 MB/s 246 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+15%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
226 MB/s 257 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+14%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
82.5 MB/s 179 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+117%
Capacity
Capacity
480GB 500GB
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