Average Bench: 92.2% (249th of 1011)

Based on 2,954 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT1050MX300SSD4, Crucial_ CT1050MX300SSD4

Excellent average bench

The Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB averaged just 7.7% 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 301MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 91MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB is 31.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 343MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 389MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,954 samples)
Min Avg Max
306 Read 389 433
300 Write 416 480
247 Mixed 343 382
300 SusWrite 366 455
85.4% 378 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 24.1 28
52.8 4K Write 91 123
24.6 4K Mixed 36.5 43.5
131% 50.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
220 DQ Read 328 366
185 DQ Write 291 327
187 DQ Mixed 301 343
228% 307 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
664GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 471 336 330 329 334 MB/s
Read 409
Write 477
Mixed 373
SusWrite 378
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 43.3
159% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 334
253% 340 MB/s
662GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 392 366 318 304 317 MB/s
Read 403
Write 281
Mixed 363
SusWrite 337
78% 346 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 41.6
149% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 334
254% 342 MB/s
586GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 427 372 333 336 336 MB/s
Read 408
Write 379
Mixed 359
SusWrite 371
86% 379 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 36.5
135% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 337
254% 341 MB/s
396GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 373 364 324 270 320 MB/s
Read 434
Write 359
Mixed 338
SusWrite 340
83% 368 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 94
4K Mixed 39
140% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 291
219% 292 MB/s
908GB free
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 481 347 334 335 335 MB/s
Read 403
Write 341
Mixed 354
SusWrite 385
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 41.5
158% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 19.9
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 35.5
36% 54.3 MB/s
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Typical MX300 SATA M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 20,136 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME X370-PRO - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,238

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