SamsungMZ-7KE512BW
CrucialCT500MX200SSD1

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

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 47,564 user samples
38,248 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 126% 140GB free
Worst Bench: 68% 374GB free
Poor: 68% Great: 126%
SPEED RANK: 199th / 1016
9,316 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% 465GB free
Worst Bench: 55% 295GB free (System drive)
Poor: 55% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 386th / 1016
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
103 % Faster effective speed.
+25%
82.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
473 MB/s Faster read speed.
+19%
397 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
407 MB/s Faster write speed.
+19%
343 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
33.9 MB/s Faster random read.
+29%
26.2 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
89.4 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+8%
83.1 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
352 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+29%
272 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
44.7 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+27%
35.1 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
367 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+24%
297 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
516 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+19%
435 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
488 MB/s +4% 467 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
43.9 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+44%
30.4 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
125 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+7%
117 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
400 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+22%
329 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
58.3 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+35%
43.2 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
486 MB/s Slightly faster peak sustained write speed.
+6%
459 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 21,625,156 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.2 % Hugely higher market share.
+300%
0.05 %
Value
Value For Money
13.4 % 19.5 % Much better value.
+46%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % More popular.
+28%
57 %
Price
Price (score)
$204 $90 Much cheaper.
+56%
Age
Newest
66 Months 60 Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
388 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+31%
296 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
358 MB/s +1% 353 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,278 Pts Stronger server IO.
+17%
1,088 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
362 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+125%
161 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
325 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+86%
175 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
285 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+20%
237 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
287 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+121%
130 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 500GB
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