Average Bench: 77.4% (454th of 1003)

Based on 18,250 user benchmarks.  Models: CT240BX200SSD1, CT240BX2 00SSD1, CT240BX2 CT240BX200SSD1

Good average bench

The Crucial BX200 240GB averaged 22.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial BX200 240GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 198MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 39.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial BX200 240GB is 38.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial BX200 240GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 84.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 333MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 18,250 samples)
Min Avg Max
357 Read 465 507
55.8 Write 374 454
93.5 Mixed 333 406
71.6 SusWrite 84.6 91.2
70% 314 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.1 4K Read 28.9 34.1
28.2 4K Write 75.8 115
24 4K Mixed 39.4 50.4
134% 48 MB/s
Min Avg Max
160 DQ Read 276 322
50.6 DQ Write 257 340
46.6 DQ Mixed 198 249
168% 244 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
223GB free
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 124 54 54 54 54 MB/s
Read 514
Write 460
Mixed 407
SusWrite 87
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 51.4
183% 69.2 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 244
204% 294 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 59 51 51 51 51 MB/s
Read 497
Write 126
Mixed 400
SusWrite 86.1
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 48.6
169% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 245
204% 292 MB/s
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 60 54 53 53 53 MB/s
Read 466
Write 417
Mixed 96.8
SusWrite 85.5
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 24.7
4K Mixed 23.5
78% 23.8 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 75.9
119% 225 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,833,945 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $64 @ launch in Nov '15
AmazonUS $1883 mins
EbayUS $20013 mins
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Typical BX200 240GB Builds (Compare 28,549 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,153

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Controller: Silicon Motion SM2256. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC

Enjoy your computer again...

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21 months ago.

Not as good as expected, but it's cheap so it's not too terrible


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