Average Bench: 289% (33rd of 1072)

Based on 521 user benchmarks.  Model: MSI M450 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The MSI M450 2TB averaged 188.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the MSI M450 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 1,296MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1,573MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the MSI M450 2TB is 146%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the MSI M450 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 50.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,426MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 521 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,000 Read 1,426 1,924
1,410 Write 2,462 2,713
1,286 Mixed 1,692 2,039
642 SusWrite 1,386 2,255
395% 1,741 MB/s
Min Avg Max
38.1 4K Read 50.4 55.9
91.9 4K Write 226 320
51.9 4K Mixed 76.9 91.3
294% 118 MB/s
Min Avg Max
1,113 DQ Read 1,573 2,004
334 DQ Write 1,021 1,571
363 DQ Mixed 1,296 1,808
967% 1,297 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
629GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EJFM80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2683 2687 2685 1727 733 1301 MB/s
Read 1,074
Write 2,676
Mixed 1908
SusWrite 1,969
436% 1,907 MB/s
4K Read 51
4K Write 297
4K Mixed 90.2
350% 146 MB/s
DQ Read 1627
DQ Write 1124
DQ Mixed 1415
1,046% 1,389 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EJFM80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2495 2593 2104 144 170 150 MB/s
Read 1,083
Write 2,663
Mixed 1,678
SusWrite 1,276
382% 1,675 MB/s
4K Read 51.2
4K Write 328
4K Mixed 92.1
369% 157 MB/s
DQ Read 1,866
DQ Write 1,316
DQ Mixed 1,658
1,220% 1,613 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: EJFM80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2269 2469 2465 398 127 128 MB/s
Read 1,822
Write 2,494
Mixed 1,740
SusWrite 1,309
416% 1,841 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 62.2
212% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,553
DQ Write 1,095
DQ Mixed 1,252
954% 1,300 MB/s
747GB free
Firmware: EJFM80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2364 2443 1906 132 130 161 MB/s
Read 1168
Write 2,533
Mixed 1,733
SusWrite 1,189
377% 1,656 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 212
4K Mixed 79.7
289% 114 MB/s
DQ Read 1,737
DQ Write 1,354
DQ Mixed 1,553
1,160% 1,548 MB/s
952GB free
Firmware: EJFM80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1958 2010 2091 2127 2032 131 MB/s
Read 1,127
Write 2,228
Mixed 1,770
SusWrite 1,725
390% 1,713 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 61.1
204% 74 MB/s
DQ Read 931
DQ Write 562
DQ Mixed 800
581% 764 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,175,936 SSDs tested

Typical M450 2TB Builds (Compare 816 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 171%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI PRO B760-VC WIFI (MS-7D98)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $657

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