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CrucialCT275MX300SSD1

Release date ≈ Q2 2014.

Controller: Marvell 88SS1074. Flash Memory: Micron 3D TLC. Release date: Q2 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 56,809 user samples
192 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% 22GB free
Worst Bench: 35% 60GB free
Poor: 35% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 870th / 1058
56,617 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 93% 220GB free
Worst Bench: 53% 55GB free (System drive)
Poor: 53% Great: 93%
SPEED RANK: 481st / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
51.2 % 79.3 % Much faster effective speed.
+55%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
327 MB/s 433 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+32%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
70.7 MB/s 378 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+435%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
24.8 MB/s +2% 24.3 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
61.8 MB/s 83.5 MB/s Much faster random write.
+35%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
101 MB/s 337 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+234%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
22.7 MB/s 33.7 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+48%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
68.4 MB/s 220 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+222%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
379 MB/s 471 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+24%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
84.1 MB/s 477 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+467%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
31 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+11%
28 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
84.1 MB/s 113 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+34%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
130 MB/s 402 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+209%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
35.2 MB/s 41.1 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+17%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
82.9 MB/s 269 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+224%
Market Share
Based on 46,965,249 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.1 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
3.63 % 9.32 % Hugely better value.
+157%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 55 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
Price
Price (score)
$57 Much cheaper.
+54%
$125
Age
Newest
87+ Months 63 Months More recent.
+28%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
148 MB/s 236 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue read.
+59%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
85.5 MB/s 326 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+281%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
504 Pts 968 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+92%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
70.6 MB/s 306 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+333%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
111 MB/s 213 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+92%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
71.7 MB/s 259 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+261%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
37.1 MB/s 246 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+563%
Capacity
Capacity
64GB 275GB
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The 275GB Crucial MX300 supersedes the MX200. Unlike its predecessor, the MX300 is TLC based and therefore suffers from weak write speeds in comparison to MLC drives. The MX300 utilises a sophisticated algorithm to enable fast burst write speeds provided that there is sufficient free space on the disk but as the drive fills up write performance drops to the relatively poor levels seen on other TLC drives (similar to mechanical drives). At current prices (70 USD) the MX300 competes well with other low end drives such as the OCZ Trion, Adata SP550 and Samsung 750 EVO. As stocks build the MX300 is likely to see further price cuts, so it could become a very interesting value proposition. See the current value leaders here[Sep '16 SSDrivePro]

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