Average Bench: 190% (68th of 1003)

Based on 4,914 user benchmarks.  Model: CT500P1SSD8

Outstanding average bench

The Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB averaged 90.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 703MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 209MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB is 90.9%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 334MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 712MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,914 samples)
Min Avg Max
728 Read 1,322 1,456
576 Write 859 937
581 Mixed 836 909
99.9 SusWrite 712 910
208% 932 MB/s
Min Avg Max
36.3 4K Read 52 61.9
49.2 4K Write 125 181
36.2 4K Mixed 65.1 79.5
229% 80.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
252 DQ Read 334 351
128 DQ Write 703 885
71.8 DQ Mixed 209 224
247% 415 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
392GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 674 650 708 746 838 904 MB/s
Read 1,447
Write 883
Mixed 898
SusWrite 753
222% 995 MB/s
4K Read 60.8
4K Write 159
4K Mixed 77.7
276% 99.3 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 862
DQ Mixed 210
274% 474 MB/s
399GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 859 852 867 880 880 866 MB/s
Read 1,432
Write 890
Mixed 886
SusWrite 868
227% 1,019 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 71.1
248% 88.8 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 854
DQ Mixed 222
278% 475 MB/s
432GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 836 888 885 887 889 717 MB/s
Read 1,373
Write 906
Mixed 861
SusWrite 851
223% 998 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 73
254% 91.7 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 818
DQ Mixed 221
271% 460 MB/s
260GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 878 872 879 889 891 891 MB/s
Read 1,434
Write 899
Mixed 893
SusWrite 883
230% 1,028 MB/s
4K Read 53.7
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 66.8
232% 81 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 866
DQ Mixed 222
280% 479 MB/s
330GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 894 910 925 927 926 592 MB/s
Read 1,452
Write 931
Mixed 903
SusWrite 862
232% 1,037 MB/s
4K Read 54.3
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 69.3
237% 83 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 753
DQ Mixed 223
263% 441 MB/s
379GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 834 868 887 898 897 859 MB/s
Read 1430
Write 899
Mixed 893
SusWrite 874
229% 1,024 MB/s
4K Read 55.3
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 68.5
238% 83.1 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 772
DQ Mixed 206
249% 420 MB/s
409GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 595 713 900 899 905 899 MB/s
Read 1,441
Write 920
Mixed 877
SusWrite 819
226% 1,014 MB/s
4K Read 52.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 65.8
224% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 699
DQ Mixed 223
255% 424 MB/s
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Typical P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB Builds (Compare 13,969 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 168% - Outstanding Total price: $580

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