Average Bench: 80.7% (326th of 959)

Based on 6,326 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT275MX300SSD4, Crucial_ CT275MX300SSD4

Very good average bench

The Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB averaged just 19.2% 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 261MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 89.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB is 35.8%. 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 223MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 341MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,326 samples)
Min Avg Max
326 Read 429 471
158 Write 383 475
174 Mixed 341 399
144 SusWrite 223 267
77.1% 344 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.9 4K Read 24 28.5
41.9 4K Write 89.1 122
21 4K Mixed 34.3 41.8
128% 49.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
119 DQ Read 217 236
143 DQ Write 266 325
61.5 DQ Mixed 261 306
192% 248 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 468 237 155 156 155 MB/s
Read 463
Write 469
Mixed 396
SusWrite 273
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 37.9
137% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 302
222% 286 MB/s
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 145 145 142 136 132 MB/s
Read 468
Write 334
Mixed 334
SusWrite 152
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 41.3
153% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 258
193% 254 MB/s
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 231 149 152 144 140 MB/s
Read 330
Write 412
Mixed 357
SusWrite 202
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 39.5
145% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 295
215% 277 MB/s
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 452 205 152 149 150 MB/s
Read 375
Write 401
Mixed 361
SusWrite 263
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 28
125% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 302
220% 284 MB/s
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 423 236 147 150 153 MB/s
Read 422
Write 395
Mixed 359
SusWrite 252
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 71.2
4K Mixed 31.2
112% 41.6 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 298
217% 280 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 255 147 148 142 135 MB/s
Read 455
Write 443
Mixed 376
SusWrite 163
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 39.6
144% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 27
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 32.1
35% 55.8 MB/s
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 356 316 156 133 132 131 MB/s
Read 314
Write 336
Mixed 299
SusWrite 204
65% 288 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 84.5
4K Mixed 30.7
117% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 250
184% 238 MB/s
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR021
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 143 137 144 141 135 MB/s
Read 444
Write 294
Mixed 366
SusWrite 146
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 71.9
4K Mixed 25.9
106% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 303
212% 264 MB/s
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 288 280 272 214 148 144 MB/s
Read 322
Write 315
Mixed 288
SusWrite 224
65% 287 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 61.4
4K Mixed 29.1
98% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 168
DQ Mixed 215
155% 200 MB/s
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Typical MX300 SATA M.2 275GB Builds (Compare 15,905 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $714

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