Average Bench: 97% (216th of 1012)

Based on 1,120 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT250MX200SSD4, Crucial_ CT250MX200SSD4

Excellent average bench

The Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB averaged just 3.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 220MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 40MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB is 39.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 345MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 358MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,120 samples)
Min Avg Max
367 Read 434 473
320 Write 419 471
267 Mixed 345 382
253 SusWrite 358 458
87.5% 389 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.5 4K Read 27.9 33.3
51 4K Write 91.3 123
26.4 4K Mixed 40 48.7
142% 53.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
159 DQ Read 316 376
187 DQ Write 307 348
134 DQ Mixed 220 257
190% 281 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
91GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 392 460 461 463 469 365 MB/s
Read 472
Write 469
Mixed 388
SusWrite 435
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 47.3
178% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 258
218% 317 MB/s
132GB free
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 464 465 463 462 463 MB/s
Read 466
Write 461
Mixed 369
SusWrite 458
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 45.7
164% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 256
223% 330 MB/s
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 417 459 454 455 455 MB/s
Read 435
Write 439
Mixed 352
SusWrite 428
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 48.7
173% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 257
218% 318 MB/s
175GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 429 432 456 376 304 MB/s
Read 432
Write 412
Mixed 356
SusWrite 401
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 46.7
167% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 242
206% 302 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 406 336 305 304 304 MB/s
Read 417
Write 397
Mixed 319
SusWrite 343
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 45.9
156% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 247
210% 307 MB/s
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Typical MX200 SATA M.2 250GB Builds (Compare 6,731 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Lenovo 80NV

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 14% - Very poor Total price: $90

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