Average Bench: 77.8% (461st of 1011)

Based on 20,652 user benchmarks.  Models: CT240BX200SSD1, CT240BX2 00SSD1, CT240BX2 CT240BX200SSD1

Good average bench

The Crucial BX200 240GB averaged 22.1% 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 40.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial BX200 240GB is 40.3%. 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 84.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 330MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 20,652 samples)
Min Avg Max
350 Read 463 508
83.5 Write 375 455
93.2 Mixed 330 405
70.6 SusWrite 84.5 91.6
69.7% 313 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.1 4K Read 29.2 34.5
28.7 4K Write 76.6 117
24.3 4K Mixed 40.1 50.7
136% 48.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
153 DQ Read 274 323
51.3 DQ Write 257 340
49.7 DQ Mixed 198 250
167% 243 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 131 54 55 55 55 MB/s
Read 500
Write 454
Mixed 404
SusWrite 82.7
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 78.8
4K Mixed 41.8
140% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 248
206% 295 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 241 64 53 53 53 53 MB/s
Read 480
Write 408
Mixed 380
SusWrite 86.4
76% 339 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 80.3
4K Mixed 39.9
138% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 246
206% 296 MB/s
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 160 53 51 52 52 MB/s
Read 441
Write 315
Mixed 370
SusWrite 83.9
67% 302 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 39.8
4K Mixed 27.4
88% 29.5 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 206
157% 214 MB/s
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 125 50 50 50 49 MB/s
Read 333
Write 228
Mixed 252
SusWrite 80.4
50% 223 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 47.5
4K Mixed 32.2
105% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 145
110% 148 MB/s
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 Prices

Approx. $64 @ launch in Nov '15
AmazonUS $18812 days
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Typical BX200 240GB Builds (Compare 32,541 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,146

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 Comments

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

Enjoy your computer again...

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Poor

2 years ago.

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


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