Average Bench: 85.1% (353rd of 1016)

Based on 398 user benchmarks.  Model: Crucial_CT500MX200SSD3

Very good average bench

The Crucial MX200 mSATA 500GB averaged just 14.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial MX200 mSATA 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 97MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial MX200 mSATA 500GB is 43.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial MX200 mSATA 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 214MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 367MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 398 samples)
Min Avg Max
352 Read 477 524
321 Write 388 452
267 Mixed 367 411
287 SusWrite 399 456
91.6% 408 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 25.7 32.7
30.7 4K Write 68.1 106
11.9 4K Mixed 27 44.1
110% 40.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.5 DQ Read 214 378
52.5 DQ Write 207 341
12.4 DQ Mixed 97 252
104% 172 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
304GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 397 445 459 460 460 MB/s
Read 460
Write 454
Mixed 336
SusWrite 432
95% 420 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 43.3
153% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 250
218% 323 MB/s
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 334 346 351 349 340 344 MB/s
Read 351
Write 350
Mixed 278
SusWrite 344
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 31.4
98% 36 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 228
203% 306 MB/s
326GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 383 388 395 385 367 MB/s
Read 392
Write 392
Mixed 240
SusWrite 380
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 52.3
4K Mixed 31.7
104% 35.8 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 70.4
DQ Mixed 93.3
76% 110 MB/s
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 356 386 392 392 399 MB/s
Read 400
Write 400
Mixed 311
SusWrite 384
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 35.5
4K Mixed 24.6
81% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 154
115% 152 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,383,299 SSDs tested.

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Typical MX200 mSATA 500GB Builds (Compare 11,315 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
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Desktop
Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $534

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