Average Bench: 101% (235th of 1058)

Based on 955 user benchmarks.  Models: Micron_M600_MTFDDAY512MBF, Micron_M600_MTFDDAV512MBF

Outstanding average bench

The Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB averaged 1.5% higher 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 227MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 40.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB is 39.2%. 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 320MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 432MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 955 samples)
Min Avg Max
367 Read 432 469
342 Write 423 467
282 Mixed 320 350
326 SusWrite 412 464
89.4% 397 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.8 4K Read 28.4 33.2
49.7 4K Write 94.4 121
24 4K Mixed 40.4 48.4
145% 54.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
209 DQ Read 334 380
182 DQ Write 313 343
155 DQ Mixed 227 254
197% 291 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
247GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 437 465 465 466 467 MB/s
Read 447
Write 439
Mixed 320
SusWrite 429
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 47.2
170% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 251
216% 317 MB/s
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 425 454 462 465 467 459 MB/s
Read 439
Write 427
Mixed 328
SusWrite 455
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 46.2
164% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 253
216% 317 MB/s
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 443 454 456 451 453 MB/s
Read 418
Write 414
Mixed 325
SusWrite 441
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 46
165% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 250
215% 317 MB/s
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 450 456 464 460 436 MB/s
Read 467
Write 460
Mixed 352
SusWrite 445
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 43.2
152% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 242
210% 311 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 265 355 450 455 453 458 MB/s
Read 453
Write 275
Mixed 340
SusWrite 406
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 97.4
4K Mixed 43.1
152% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 245
209% 307 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 445 426 443 407 391 368 MB/s
Read 458
Write 456
Mixed 306
SusWrite 413
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 40.1
154% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 159
146% 217 MB/s
407GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MA01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 394 402 406 381 407 MB/s
Read 392
Write 396
Mixed 304
SusWrite 398
84% 372 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 43.8
146% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 254
219% 324 MB/s
228GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 399 425 440 442 442 MB/s
Read 431
Write 440
Mixed 320
SusWrite 407
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 77
4K Mixed 40
136% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 250
215% 316 MB/s
324GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 385 388 389 408 408 MB/s
Read 416
Write 403
Mixed 303
SusWrite 394
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 34
112% 37.4 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 174
154% 236 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,231,663 SSDs tested.

Typical M600 SATA M.2 512GB Builds (Compare 404 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

System: Powerspec Gseries

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $610

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