Average Bench: 95.4% (226th of 1016)

Based on 530 user benchmarks.  Models: Micron_M600_MTFDDAY512MBF, Micron_M600_MTFDDAV512MBF

Excellent average bench

The Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB averaged just 4.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 144MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 89.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB is 43%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 354MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 407MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 530 samples)
Min Avg Max
372 Read 466 526
350 Write 407 465
277 Mixed 354 412
314 SusWrite 414 462
92.2% 410 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19 4K Read 28.4 33.4
47.9 4K Write 89.4 124
15.5 4K Mixed 33.3 48.4
133% 50.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.8 DQ Read 259 378
95.9 DQ Write 268 342
15.6 DQ Mixed 144 253
141% 224 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 442 450 462 461 461 MB/s
Read 459
Write 437
Mixed 319
SusWrite 446
94% 415 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 47.7
170% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 249
217% 323 MB/s
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 457 458 467 468 468 MB/s
Read 459
Write 462
Mixed 350
SusWrite 458
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 44.9
159% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 156
169% 283 MB/s
476GB free
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 444 444 443 442 441 MB/s
Read 466
Write 438
Mixed 333
SusWrite 443
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 43.7
152% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 168
135% 190 MB/s
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 324 335 355 404 416 419 MB/s
Read 419
Write 414
Mixed 282
SusWrite 375
84% 372 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 39.9
142% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 241
211% 313 MB/s
258GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 399 404 398 400 399 MB/s
Read 419
Write 384
Mixed 306
SusWrite 398
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 68.6
4K Mixed 34.6
120% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 242
207% 305 MB/s
434GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 333 331 319 327 327 MB/s
Read 351
Write 344
Mixed 273
SusWrite 328
73% 324 MB/s
4K Read 11.8
4K Write 49.7
4K Mixed 17.4
66% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 245
210% 309 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,397,769 SSDs tested.

Typical M600 SATA M.2 512GB Builds (Compare 603 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

System: Powerspec Gseries

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $535

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