Average Bench: 293% (26th of 1058)

Based on 11,488 user benchmarks.  Models: CT1000P5SSD8, NVMe CT1000P5SSD8

Outstanding average bench

The Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB averaged 192.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 976MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 2,071MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB is 219%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 109MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 49.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,488 samples)
Min Avg Max
759 Read 2,071 2,710
559 Write 1,829 2,486
717 Mixed 1,413 1,711
725 SusWrite 1,617 2,404
389% 1,733 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.3 4K Read 49.5 56.8
58.9 4K Write 109 134
36.8 4K Mixed 62.9 74
214% 74 MB/s
Min Avg Max
524 DQ Read 1,149 1533
234 DQ Write 885 1,261
284 DQ Mixed 976 1,349
741% 1,003 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2213 2212 2237 2221 2225 2225 MB/s
Read 2,325
Write 1,758
Mixed 1,206
SusWrite 2,222
421% 1,878 MB/s
4K Read 50.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 65.3
223% 78.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,665
DQ Write 1,301
DQ Mixed 1429
1,084% 1,465 MB/s
826GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2372 2420 2392 2424 2426 2388 MB/s
Read 1,690
Write 2,463
Mixed 1,666
SusWrite 2,404
466% 2,056 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 80
263% 94.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1634
DQ Write 1,327
DQ Mixed 1447
1,092% 1,469 MB/s
460GB free
Firmware: P4CR311 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2092 2117 2121 2120 2118 2083 MB/s
Read 2,492
Write 1,178
Mixed 1,572
SusWrite 2,109
411% 1,838 MB/s
4K Read 55
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 71.2
238% 82.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,422
DQ Write 1,155
DQ Mixed 1,268
955% 1,282 MB/s
855GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2294 2360 2400 2379 2380 2227 MB/s
Read 1,894
Write 2,358
Mixed 1,731
SusWrite 2,340
471% 2,081 MB/s
4K Read 51.7
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 70.5
236% 83 MB/s
DQ Read 1485
DQ Write 1,246
DQ Mixed 1,342
1,012% 1,358 MB/s
864GB free
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1950 1944 2001 1947 1403 748 MB/s
Read 2,465
Write 1,555
Mixed 1,392
SusWrite 1,665
395% 1,769 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 64.8
220% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,245
DQ Write 954
DQ Mixed 1,069
808% 1,089 MB/s
542GB free
Firmware: P4CR311 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1748 1675 1759 1693 1663 1435 MB/s
Read 1,787
Write 1,648
Mixed 1241
SusWrite 1,662
356% 1,585 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 66.9
221% 77 MB/s
DQ Read 1,673
DQ Write 1,155
DQ Mixed 1,404
1,051% 1,410 MB/s
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Typical P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 72,772 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 94%
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Workstation
Workstation 106%
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Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,172

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Good

4 months ago.

Good, but it has slightly high price compared to other brands with same specs


Good

3 months ago.

Looks good performs fast!


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