Average Bench: 79.3% (479th of 1057)

Based on 14,751 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT275MX300SSD4, Crucial_ CT275MX300SSD4

Good average bench

The Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB averaged 20.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 253MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 84.6MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB is 36.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 217MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 340MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,751 samples)
Min Avg Max
344 Read 430 471
189 Write 387 477
172 Mixed 340 400
138 SusWrite 217 272
77% 344 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.6 4K Read 24 28.2
42.4 4K Write 84.6 114
19 4K Mixed 33.7 41.2
124% 47.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
158 DQ Read 221 236
125 DQ Write 258 325
98.1 DQ Mixed 253 306
187% 244 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 192 380 207 153 152 MB/s
Read 461
Write 375
Mixed 386
SusWrite 250
82% 368 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 39
145% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 237
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 302
220% 284 MB/s
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 452 235 160 157 160 MB/s
Read 442
Write 429
Mixed 376
SusWrite 263
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 96.5
4K Mixed 38.8
142% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 301
218% 278 MB/s
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 444 222 153 153 152 MB/s
Read 472
Write 478
Mixed 401
SusWrite 259
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 36
138% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 299
220% 285 MB/s
131GB free
Firmware: M0C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 455 192 150 151 151 MB/s
Read 355
Write 471
Mixed 381
SusWrite 260
83% 367 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 40.4
150% 58.6 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 303
221% 284 MB/s
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR021
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 380 145 148 120 124 MB/s
Read 422
Write 430
Mixed 371
SusWrite 223
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 35.3
137% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 301
220% 284 MB/s
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR021
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 145 148 151 152 150 MB/s
Read 441
Write 416
Mixed 262
SusWrite 148
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 29.7
4K Mixed 14.7
63% 21.1 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 78.6
DQ Mixed 134
96% 126 MB/s
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Typical MX300 SATA M.2 275GB Builds (Compare 36,642 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $387

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