Average Bench: 84.2% (360th of 1012)

Based on 1,676 user benchmarks.  Models: Micron_M600_MTFDDAV256MBF, Micron_M 600_MTFDDAV256MB

Very good average bench

The Micron M600 SATA M.2 256GB averaged just 15.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Micron M600 SATA M.2 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 217MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 287MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron M600 SATA M.2 256GB is 44.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Micron M600 SATA M.2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 320MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 329MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,676 samples)
Min Avg Max
329 Read 402 460
297 Write 383 453
251 Mixed 320 367
241 SusWrite 329 424
80.7% 358 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.2 4K Read 22.7 31.1
31 4K Write 70.3 106
16.7 4K Mixed 32.4 44.8
113% 41.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
154 DQ Read 303 377
144 DQ Write 287 344
114 DQ Mixed 217 256
184% 269 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 413 425 416 296 294 MB/s
Read 434
Write 430
Mixed 353
SusWrite 370
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 98.1
4K Mixed 38.8
142% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 242
204% 298 MB/s
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 416 429 427 420 425 MB/s
Read 414
Write 403
Mixed 340
SusWrite 411
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 37.1
128% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 244
206% 301 MB/s
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 251 280 298 297 298 285 MB/s
Read 398
Write 422
Mixed 329
SusWrite 285
81% 358 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 44
149% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 156
164% 270 MB/s
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 277 301 305 308 308 MB/s
Read 437
Write 432
Mixed 357
SusWrite 308
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 34
113% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 250
214% 313 MB/s
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 295 302 307 306 306 MB/s
Read 405
Write 395
Mixed 343
SusWrite 294
81% 359 MB/s
4K Read 8.8
4K Write 85
4K Mixed 39.6
109% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 155
162% 269 MB/s
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 289 279 293 282 213 139 MB/s
Read 392
Write 340
Mixed 305
SusWrite 249
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 43.8
4K Mixed 26.2
86% 29.7 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 177
141% 200 MB/s
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 308 287 287 290 289 MB/s
Read 325
Write 284
Mixed 259
SusWrite 295
66% 291 MB/s
4K Read 12.5
4K Write 45.4
4K Mixed 17.5
65% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 244
205% 297 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,944,221 SSDs tested.

Typical M600 SATA M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 605 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: Asus UX305FA

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