SamsungMZ-75E1T0B
MushkinMKNSSDRE1TB

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm TLC V-NAND. Release date: Q4 2014.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 49,138 user samples
45,558 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 135% 405GB free
Worst Bench: 82% 311GB free (System drive)
Poor: 82% Great: 135%
SPEED RANK: 119th / 959
3,580 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 107% 720GB free
Worst Bench: 65% 537GB free (System drive)
Poor: 65% Great: 107%
SPEED RANK: 208th / 959
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
114 % Faster effective speed.
+27%
89.6 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
471 MB/s +1% 468 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
433 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+11%
391 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
39.8 MB/s Much faster random read.
+74%
22.9 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
101 MB/s Faster random write.
+21%
83.2 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
395 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+34%
295 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
54.5 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+62%
33.6 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
376 MB/s +3% 364 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
506 MB/s 513 MB/s +1%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
483 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+12%
433 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
48.3 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+63%
29.7 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
134 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+15%
117 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
448 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+35%
331 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
67.8 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+53%
44.2 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
485 MB/s Slightly faster peak sustained write speed.
+14%
427 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 9,124,865 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.66 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,550%
0.04 %
Value
Value For Money
126 % 181 % Much better value.
+44%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % More popular.
+26%
54 %
Price
Price (score)
$330 $148 Much cheaper.
+55%
Age
Newest
46 Months 44 Months +4%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
385 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+38%
278 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
355 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+18%
301 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,286 Pts Stronger server IO.
+27%
1,011 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
366 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+72%
213 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
353 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+48%
238 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
318 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+21%
262 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
325 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+82%
179 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 1TB
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The Mushkin Reactor features the same Silicon Motion SM2246EN controller found on both the Crucial BX100 and the Transcend SSD370. All three drives also feature Micron MLC NAND and consequently they all share a similar (and strong) performance profile. These drives were the last batch (early 2015) of budget drives to utilize MLC rather than TLC NAND and as a result they all have reasonably strong sustained write speeds. The more recent trend for budget drives is to utilize a small SLC write cache coupled with TLC NAND, a combination which results in severe write speed degradation upon cache exhaustion. The Mushkin Reactor doesn’t have this problem and both the 500GB and 1TB Reactors only lag the market leading 850 Evo slightly on performance. At today’s prices the 1TB Reactor offers better value for money than the market leading Samsung 850 Evo (compare them). See the current market leaders here[May '16 SSDrivePro]

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