Average Bench: 215% (78th of 1058)

Based on 7,731 user benchmarks.  Models: CT1000P2SSD8, NVMe CT1000P2SSD8

Outstanding average bench

The Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB averaged 114.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 787MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 876MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB is 157%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 48.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,076MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,731 samples)
Min Avg Max
717 Read 1,076 1,207
970 Write 1,579 1,737
716 Mixed 1,166 1,283
178 SusWrite 1,009 1,738
274% 1,208 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.9 4K Read 48.5 56.7
70.3 4K Write 158 219
29.2 4K Mixed 68.6 83.9
245% 91.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
398 DQ Read 684 722
240 DQ Write 876 1,257
194 DQ Mixed 787 884
592% 782 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
770GB free
Firmware: P2CR031 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1758 1758 1759 1762 1760 1761 MB/s
Read 1,131
Write 1,744
Mixed 1286
SusWrite 1,760
336% 1,480 MB/s
4K Read 55.2
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 80.9
292% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 718
DQ Write 1,094
DQ Mixed 877
672% 896 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: P2CR031 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1681 1689 1689 1688 1694 1695 MB/s
Read 1,175
Write 1,651
Mixed 1,255
SusWrite 1,689
327% 1,443 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 66.4
236% 88.8 MB/s
DQ Read 713
DQ Write 943
DQ Mixed 883
651% 846 MB/s
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P2CR033 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1497 243 138 109 210 223 MB/s
Read 1,208
Write 1,710
Mixed 1,250
SusWrite 403
258% 1,143 MB/s
4K Read 53.6
4K Write 187
4K Mixed 78.4
281% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 723
DQ Write 1,032
DQ Mixed 878
664% 878 MB/s
452GB free
Firmware: P2CR031 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1688 1408 593 371 73 71 MB/s
Read 1,091
Write 1,699
Mixed 1,264
SusWrite 701
269% 1,189 MB/s
4K Read 54.9
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 73.7
244% 84.4 MB/s
DQ Read 722
DQ Write 605
DQ Mixed 743
535% 690 MB/s
585GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P2CR031 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 962 94 82 109 90 69 MB/s
Read 995
Write 1,170
Mixed 969
SusWrite 234
189% 842 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 67.7
233% 85 MB/s
DQ Read 664
DQ Write 718
DQ Mixed 796
570% 726 MB/s
720GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P2CR033 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 507 71 63 175 60 51 MB/s
Read 1,067
Write 1,720
Mixed 956
SusWrite 155
219% 974 MB/s
4K Read 4.8
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 7.4
46% 22.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 92.9
DQ Mixed 197
155% 224 MB/s
327GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P2CR031 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.4 6.4 6.1 7.2 5.5 5.9 MB/s
Read 354
Write 6
Mixed 13.2
SusWrite 6.4
20% 95 MB/s
4K Read 9.6
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
15% 3.27 MB/s
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Typical P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 16,665 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 146%
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Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 138%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,188

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