Average Bench: 85.3% (364th of 1034)

Based on 2,074 user benchmarks.  Models: Micron_M600_MTFDDAV256MBF, Micron_M 600_MTFDDAV256MB

Very good average bench

The Micron M600 SATA M.2 256GB averaged just 14.6% 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 214MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 284MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron M600 SATA M.2 256GB is 45.4%. 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 324MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 328MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,074 samples)
Min Avg Max
332 Read 403 466
308 Write 388 461
260 Mixed 324 372
245 SusWrite 328 436
81.2% 361 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.5 4K Read 23.3 32.2
35.8 4K Write 73.2 112
17.9 4K Mixed 33.4 46.4
117% 43.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
115 DQ Read 300 377
119 DQ Write 284 344
95.2 DQ Mixed 214 256
182% 266 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 399 405 395 398 396 MB/s
Read 445
Write 427
Mixed 344
SusWrite 397
91% 403 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 63
4K Mixed 25.3
95% 35.9 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 247
214% 316 MB/s
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 354 356 372 383 341 MB/s
Read 410
Write 382
Mixed 320
SusWrite 348
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 28.9
107% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 244
197% 281 MB/s
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 327 277 304 303 300 310 MB/s
Read 382
Write 391
Mixed 322
SusWrite 303
79% 349 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 61.8
4K Mixed 32.1
100% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 251
211% 307 MB/s
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 268 271 286 299 212 MB/s
Read 409
Write 360
Mixed 336
SusWrite 272
77% 344 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 28.8
102% 36.5 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 219
185% 272 MB/s
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 378 387 380 385 322 MB/s
Read 386
Write 383
Mixed 314
SusWrite 374
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 16.3
4K Write 61.8
4K Mixed 17.2
80% 31.8 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 241
182% 242 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,490,274 SSDs tested.

Typical M600 SATA M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 122 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Asus UX305CA

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