Average Bench: 91.9% (251st of 1011)

Based on 3,196 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT1050MX300SSD4, Crucial_ CT1050MX300SSD4

Excellent average bench

The Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB averaged just 8.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 295MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 90.5MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB is 35.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 342MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 390MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,196 samples)
Min Avg Max
316 Read 390 433
302 Write 413 480
239 Mixed 342 382
288 SusWrite 364 455
85.1% 378 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.1 4K Read 24.2 28.4
46.7 4K Write 90.5 122
21.2 4K Mixed 36.7 44
132% 50.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
203 DQ Read 323 365
159 DQ Write 284 327
122 DQ Mixed 295 342
223% 301 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
575GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 476 334 308 334 328 MB/s
Read 408
Write 474
Mixed 358
SusWrite 375
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 44.8
167% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 339
254% 338 MB/s
908GB free
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 475 323 327 330 334 MB/s
Read 389
Write 404
Mixed 353
SusWrite 377
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 42.7
158% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 334
250% 333 MB/s
705GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 396 372 318 338 310 MB/s
Read 399
Write 380
Mixed 368
SusWrite 360
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 42
156% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 241
210% 311 MB/s
451GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 405 364 315 339 306 MB/s
Read 463
Write 306
Mixed 382
SusWrite 355
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 85.8
4K Mixed 38.5
136% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 300
222% 293 MB/s
308GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 332 389 408 331 336 300 MB/s
Read 394
Write 466
Mixed 366
SusWrite 350
89% 394 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 93.4
4K Mixed 38.9
135% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 336
252% 337 MB/s
513GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 410 427 386 322 324 MB/s
Read 395
Write 452
Mixed 368
SusWrite 380
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 83.8
4K Mixed 36.4
128% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 330
248% 331 MB/s
579GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 342 365 283 317 283 MB/s
Read 380
Write 345
Mixed 352
SusWrite 318
79% 349 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 37.2
130% 48.6 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 320
244% 330 MB/s
33GB free
Firmware: M0CR070
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 366 327 324 176 332 MB/s
Read 400
Write 468
Mixed 368
SusWrite 330
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 52.7
4K Mixed 34.8
108% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 47.2
DQ Mixed 31.2
37% 66.8 MB/s
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Typical MX300 SATA M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 21,825 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME X370-PRO - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,157

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