Average Bench: 80.2% (484th of 1071)

Based on 16,792 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT275MX300SSD4, Crucial_ CT275MX300SSD4

Very good average bench

The Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB averaged just 19.8% 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 264MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 87.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB is 35.6%. 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 218MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 342MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,792 samples)
Min Avg Max
360 Read 433 475
154 Write 386 479
171 Mixed 342 402
138 SusWrite 218 268
77.3% 345 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.2 4K Read 24.1 28.4
44.7 4K Write 87.2 119
19.6 4K Mixed 34 41.8
126% 48.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
161 DQ Read 223 236
149 DQ Write 264 325
141 DQ Mixed 264 306
193% 250 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
184GB free
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 468 188 158 158 159 MB/s
Read 460
Write 484
Mixed 404
SusWrite 267
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 41.5
158% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 304
223% 288 MB/s
256GB free
Firmware: M0CR070
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 483 214 155 154 156 MB/s
Read 472
Write 479
Mixed 402
SusWrite 273
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 40.3
150% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 300
221% 287 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 388 292 149 150 152 MB/s
Read 385
Write 350
Mixed 304
SusWrite 246
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 73.8
4K Mixed 34.2
121% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 303
222% 286 MB/s
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR070
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 266 327 152 140 145 MB/s
Read 411
Write 433
Mixed 375
SusWrite 213
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 72.3
4K Mixed 32.6
115% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 303
221% 284 MB/s
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 314 297 185 144 147 MB/s
Read 421
Write 434
Mixed 354
SusWrite 228
81% 359 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 71.5
4K Mixed 32.3
112% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 302
212% 264 MB/s
207GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR070
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 273 341 214 139 137 MB/s
Read 420
Write 259
Mixed 229
SusWrite 220
63% 282 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 33.2
108% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 280
199% 251 MB/s
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR021
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 140 138 149 143 141 MB/s
Read 443
Write 274
Mixed 376
SusWrite 167
70% 315 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 63.1
4K Mixed 31.6
111% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 288
204% 257 MB/s
53GB free
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 304 147 147 143 138 MB/s
Read 412
Write 384
Mixed 347
SusWrite 192
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 27.9
96% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 300
219% 282 MB/s
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 168 147 149 83 95 MB/s
Read 402
Write 396
Mixed 338
SusWrite 153
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 65.6
4K Mixed 29
102% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 302
220% 283 MB/s
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Typical MX300 SATA M.2 275GB Builds (Compare 16,810 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $346

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