Average Bench: 83% (375th of 1011)

Based on 8,451 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT500MX200SSD1, Crucial_CT500MX2, Crucial_ CT500MX200SSD3, Crucial_ CT500MX200SSD1

Very good average bench

The Crucial MX200 500GB averaged just 16.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MX200 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 126MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 35.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX200 500GB is 49.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MX200 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 271MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 177MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,451 samples)
Min Avg Max
305 Read 393 433
132 Write 349 465
135 Mixed 271 330
96.8 SusWrite 302 457
73.9% 329 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.2 4K Read 25.8 30.6
40.4 4K Write 84 121
21.5 4K Mixed 35.1 43.5
129% 48.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
63.3 DQ Read 177 294
70.7 DQ Write 238 348
38.5 DQ Mixed 126 161
118% 180 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
258GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 461 454 445 447 447 MB/s
Read 390
Write 421
Mixed 311
SusWrite 452
89% 394 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 37.1
140% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 162
147% 217 MB/s
36GB free
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 143 136 137 123 130 MB/s
Read 422
Write 209
Mixed 269
SusWrite 132
57% 258 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 69.9
4K Mixed 33.7
118% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 253
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 136
117% 176 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,503,312 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $180 @ launch in Jan '15
AmazonUS $1504 months
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Typical MX200 500GB Builds (Compare 31,764 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,082

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