Average Bench: 96% (261st of 1058)

Based on 2,102 user benchmarks.  Models: Crucial_CT250MX200SSD4, Crucial_ CT250MX200SSD4

Excellent average bench

The Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB averaged just 4.0% 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 225MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 39.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB is 35.7%. 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 342MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 351MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,102 samples)
Min Avg Max
362 Read 432 471
310 Write 414 468
268 Mixed 342 381
260 SusWrite 351 451
86.5% 385 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.7 4K Read 27.7 33
47.9 4K Write 88.1 117
28.5 4K Mixed 39.9 48
140% 51.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
170 DQ Read 325 375
185 DQ Write 302 346
150 DQ Mixed 225 258
193% 284 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
99GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 476 475 470 311 310 MB/s
Read 477
Write 474
Mixed 377
SusWrite 419
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 47.9
172% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 259
224% 331 MB/s
77GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 453 448 447 414 300 MB/s
Read 466
Write 458
Mixed 379
SusWrite 418
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 39.2
138% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 246
212% 313 MB/s
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 463 355 309 310 310 MB/s
Read 464
Write 464
Mixed 381
SusWrite 369
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 42
146% 53.6 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 255
217% 317 MB/s
77GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 299 297 297 298 299 MB/s
Read 466
Write 464
Mixed 383
SusWrite 320
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 39.6
153% 60.1 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 250
214% 315 MB/s
232GB free
Firmware: MU04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 437 429 435 442 452 MB/s
Read 417
Write 415
Mixed 349
SusWrite 440
92% 405 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 33.9
124% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 256
218% 318 MB/s
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 433 417 432 441 445 MB/s
Read 444
Write 434
Mixed 355
SusWrite 430
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 71.2
4K Mixed 35.6
122% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 255
216% 316 MB/s
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 443 426 412 432 431 MB/s
Read 429
Write 414
Mixed 352
SusWrite 429
92% 406 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 67.3
4K Mixed 36.4
119% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 254
216% 315 MB/s
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Typical MX200 SATA M.2 250GB Builds (Compare 22,994 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $295

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $956

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