SamsungMZ-7KE1T0BW
CrucialCT500MX500SSD1

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND. Release date: Q3 2014.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 19,079 user samples
7,493 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 125% 516GB free
Worst Bench: 74% 954GB free
Poor: 74% Great: 125%
SPEED RANK: 144th / 964
11,586 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 125% 172GB free
Worst Bench: 82% 103GB free
Poor: 82% Great: 125%
SPEED RANK: 133rd / 964
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
106 % 111 % +5%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
470 MB/s 480 MB/s +2%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
422 MB/s 432 MB/s +2%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
33 MB/s 34.6 MB/s +5%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
92.1 MB/s +1% 91.6 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
365 MB/s 417 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+14%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
44.8 MB/s 49.4 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+10%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
394 MB/s 412 MB/s +5%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
516 MB/s +0% 514 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
488 MB/s +3% 475 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
41.5 MB/s 42.1 MB/s +1%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
123 MB/s +2% 120 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
411 MB/s 449 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+9%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
57.1 MB/s 59.6 MB/s +4%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
483 MB/s +5% 461 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 9,664,650 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.11 % 0.74 % Hugely higher market share.
+573%
Value
Value For Money
94.7 % 222 % Hugely better value.
+134%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % 77 % Slightly more popular.
+13%
Price
Price (score)
$449 $75 Hugely cheaper.
+83%
Age
Newest
52 Months 10+ Months Hugely more recent.
+81%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
387 MB/s 390 MB/s +1%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
353 MB/s 364 MB/s +3%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,264 Pts 1,276 Pts +1%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
364 MB/s Faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+22%
298 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
343 MB/s 349 MB/s +2%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
307 MB/s 322 MB/s +5%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
311 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue mixed IO.
+15%
271 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 500GB
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Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

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