Average Bench: 92.4% (232nd of 1003)

Based on 8,113 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT1050MX300SSD1, Crucial_ CT1050MX300S

Excellent average bench

The Crucial MX300 1TB averaged just 7.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MX300 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 298MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 88.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX300 1TB is 37%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MX300 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 344MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 394MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,113 samples)
Min Avg Max
306 Read 394 427
312 Write 420 480
240 Mixed 344 387
287 SusWrite 380 459
86.7% 384 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.8 4K Read 23.9 28.4
52 4K Write 88.9 123
23.2 4K Mixed 35.9 43.3
129% 49.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
174 DQ Read 324 365
153 DQ Write 290 327
96.7 DQ Mixed 298 345
226% 304 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,197,672 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $260 @ launch in Jun '16
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Typical MX300 1TB Builds (Compare 14,958 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 118%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,469

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