Average Bench: 87.3% (288th of 1003)

Based on 15,938 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT512MX100SSD1, Crucial_ CT512MX100SS, Crucial_CT512MX1, Crucial_ Crucial_CT512MX1, Crucial_ CT512MX100SSD1

Very good average bench

The Crucial MX100 512GB averaged just 12.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MX100 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 167MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 37.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX100 512GB is 48%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MX100 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 149MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 301MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,938 samples)
Min Avg Max
310 Read 399 438
332 Write 424 469
245 Mixed 301 328
130 SusWrite 314 460
80.9% 360 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.3 4K Read 26.2 30.8
43.8 4K Write 90.1 122
24.6 4K Mixed 37.7 45.5
136% 51.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
81.2 DQ Read 149 204
125 DQ Write 311 363
51.8 DQ Mixed 167 181
145% 209 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
317GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 450 449 447 446 448 MB/s
Read 423
Write 444
Mixed 314
SusWrite 451
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 45.9
173% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 181
156% 222 MB/s
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 431 435 424 439 424 MB/s
Read 420
Write 469
Mixed 330
SusWrite 433
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 42.7
155% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 365
DQ Mixed 181
160% 233 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,196,174 SSDs tested.

Typical MX100 512GB Builds (Compare 11,534 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-A - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,082

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 Comments

Controller: Marvell 88SS9189. Flash Memory: Micron 16nm MLC

The choice between speed and capacity is over, choose both...

Added 4 years ago.

Excellent

5 months ago.

Have used 512GB version for years! Love it!


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