Samsung
CrucialCT2000MX500SSD1
  

Release date ≈ Q2 2019.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 40,744 user samples
8,016 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 331% 768GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 184% 802GB free (System drive)
Poor: 184% Great: 331%
SPEED RANK: 33rd / 1058
32,728 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 125% 1TB free
Worst Bench: 78% 1.5TB free
Poor: 78% Great: 125%
SPEED RANK: 218th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
276 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+157%
107 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
1940 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+302%
482 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
1960 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+367%
420 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
54.9 MB/s Much faster random read.
+64%
33.5 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
113 MB/s Much faster random write.
+32%
85.4 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1538 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+307%
378 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
70.6 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+52%
46.6 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
1456 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+244%
423 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
2362 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+360%
514 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
2355 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+396%
475 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
61.3 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+58%
38.9 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
136 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+18%
115 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1889 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+356%
414 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
82.7 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+45%
57 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
1740 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+269%
472 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 46,960,802 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.16 % Much higher market share.
+60%
0.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 59 % More popular.
+18%
Age
Newest
27+ Months Much more recent.
+37%
43+ Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1206 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+212%
387 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
1051 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+186%
367 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
3,708 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+194%
1,263 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
1123 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+278%
297 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
949 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+188%
330 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
710 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+145%
290 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
862 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+248%
248 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 2TB
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