Average Bench: 80.4% (466th of 1058)

Based on 13,979 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT275MX300SSD4, Crucial_ CT275MX300SSD4

Very good average bench

The Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB averaged just 19.5% 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 259MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 86.7MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB is 39.7%. 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 219MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 341MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,979 samples)
Min Avg Max
364 Read 436 476
173 Write 386 479
170 Mixed 341 401
139 SusWrite 219 270
77.5% 346 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.8 4K Read 24.5 28.6
40 4K Write 86.7 120
18.2 4K Mixed 34.2 42.1
127% 48.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
160 DQ Read 222 236
148 DQ Write 259 325
139 DQ Mixed 259 306
190% 247 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 456 457 433 356 375 MB/s
Read 396
Write 145
Mixed 204
SusWrite 419
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 36.7
136% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 308
222% 283 MB/s
232GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 468 176 155 157 157 MB/s
Read 472
Write 479
Mixed 401
SusWrite 265
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 41.2
154% 60.1 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 294
215% 278 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 381 170 152 152 61 118 MB/s
Read 471
Write 469
Mixed 400
SusWrite 172
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 40.4
150% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 305
223% 288 MB/s
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 150 147 144 142 138 MB/s
Read 450
Write 343
Mixed 327
SusWrite 155
71% 319 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 79.9
4K Mixed 35.2
121% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 248
186% 246 MB/s
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Typical MX300 SATA M.2 275GB Builds (Compare 50,300 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: 65% - Good Total price: $345

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