Average Bench: 97.5% (219th of 1021)

Based on 618 user benchmarks.  Models: Micron_M600_MTFDDAY512MBF, Micron_M600_MTFDDAV512MBF

Excellent average bench

The Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB averaged just 2.4% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 179MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 91.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB is 44.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Micron M600 SATA M.2 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 337MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 450MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 618 samples)
Min Avg Max
359 Read 450 525
344 Write 413 466
276 Mixed 337 409
325 SusWrite 413 462
90.8% 403 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.3 4K Read 28 33.4
45.2 4K Write 91.2 124
16.3 4K Mixed 36.3 48.5
137% 51.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.4 DQ Read 283 379
99.7 DQ Write 284 343
17.1 DQ Mixed 179 254
163% 249 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 389 443 439 447 446 440 MB/s
Read 448
Write 437
Mixed 337
SusWrite 434
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 44.3
162% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 253
216% 317 MB/s
427GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 453 454 443 446 437 MB/s
Read 403
Write 401
Mixed 337
SusWrite 446
90% 397 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 38.6
153% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 251
219% 326 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,445,205 SSDs tested.

Typical M600 SATA M.2 512GB Builds (Compare 693 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 74%
Desktop 80%
Workstation 59%

System: Powerspec Gseries

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $620

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