SamsungMZ-7KE2T0BW
CrucialCT500MX200SSD1

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND. Release date ≈ Q4 2015.

Controller: Marvell 88SS9189. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC. Release date: Q1 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 20,156 user samples
2,669 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 130% 1.5TB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 78% 1TB free
Poor: 78% Great: 130%
SPEED RANK: 231st / 1080
17,487 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% 466GB free
Worst Bench: 56% 101GB free (System drive)
Poor: 56% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 446th / 1080
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
108 % Much faster effective speed.
+30%
83.1 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
477 MB/s Faster read speed.
+21%
393 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
429 MB/s Faster write speed.
+21%
355 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
35.3 MB/s Much faster random read.
+36%
25.9 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
89.6 MB/s Faster random write.
+11%
80.9 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
376 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+38%
273 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
47.3 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+36%
34.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
409 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+32%
309 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
511 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+18%
434 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
490 MB/s +5% 468 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
42.3 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+40%
30.3 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
123 MB/s +3% 119 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
420 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+27%
331 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
59 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+37%
43.1 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
490 MB/s Slightly faster peak sustained write speed.
+6%
462 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 76,391,181 SSDs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.01 %
Value
Value For Money
28.7 % Much better value.
+47%
19.5 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 52 % +4%
Price
Price (score)
$315 $90 Much cheaper.
+71%
Age
Newest
104+ Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
114 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
388 MB/s Faster peak deep queue read.
+30%
299 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
362 MB/s +1% 360 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,276 Pts Stronger server IO.
+16%
1,102 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
369 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+129%
161 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
346 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+87%
185 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
292 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+22%
240 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
308 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+130%
134 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
2TB 500GB
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