Average Bench: 75.9% (488th of 1011)

Based on 439 user benchmarks.  Model: MTFDDAV256TBN

Good average bench

The Crucial MTFDDAV256TBN 256GB averaged 24.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MTFDDAV256TBN 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 106MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 68MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MTFDDAV256TBN 256GB is 38.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MTFDDAV256TBN 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 217MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 154MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 439 samples)
Min Avg Max
355 Read 449 486
240 Write 396 469
221 Mixed 396 478
136 SusWrite 217 322
81.8% 364 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.4 4K Read 18.7 25.4
40.6 4K Write 68 88.8
11.6 4K Mixed 22.9 34.2
93.6% 36.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.2 DQ Read 154 236
64.1 DQ Write 208 311
12.5 DQ Mixed 106 303
101% 156 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 369 299 136 139 140 MB/s
Read 470
Write 330
Mixed 391
SusWrite 243
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 42.9
160% 62.5 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 268
196% 253 MB/s
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 315 283 321 291 144 143 MB/s
Read 450
Write 368
Mixed 269
SusWrite 249
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 79.5
4K Mixed 34.2
122% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 233
176% 235 MB/s
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 419 289 141 147 144 MB/s
Read 421
Write 339
Mixed 302
SusWrite 253
74% 329 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 73.5
4K Mixed 33
116% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 300
217% 278 MB/s
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 416 249 148 148 140 MB/s
Read 406
Write 348
Mixed 342
SusWrite 251
76% 337 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 33.9
99% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 298
218% 281 MB/s
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 363 245 135 150 142 MB/s
Read 364
Write 358
Mixed 316
SusWrite 234
72% 318 MB/s
4K Read 9.9
4K Write 66.8
4K Mixed 22.2
79% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 298
215% 275 MB/s
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 215 216 131 125 136 MB/s
Read 298
Write 250
Mixed 311
SusWrite 171
58% 257 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 53.1
4K Mixed 24.1
79% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 217
164% 220 MB/s
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 199 81 116 135 126 MB/s
Read 424
Write 332
Mixed 248
SusWrite 135
63% 284 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 8.8
68% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 7.4
DQ Mixed 51.7
46% 74.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,616,357 SSDs tested.

Typical MTFDDAV256TBN 256GB Builds (Compare 696 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

System: Asus GL502VM

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