Average Bench: 193% (84th of 1040)

Based on 51,155 user benchmarks.  Model: CT500P1SSD8

Outstanding average bench

The Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB averaged 92.9% 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 709MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,449MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB is 141%. 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. Sustained Write Speed 546MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 421MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 51,155 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,072 Read 1,449 1,688
348 Write 894 1,110
110 Mixed 836 1,024
55.4 SusWrite 546 967
207% 931 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37.3 4K Read 58.7 68.4
40.1 4K Write 133 188
37 4K Mixed 69.7 88.5
249% 87.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
336 DQ Read 421 616
53.5 DQ Write 709 1,080
75.4 DQ Mixed 206 264
258% 446 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
407GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 922 923 927 929 928 927 MB/s
Read 1,336
Write 915
Mixed 862
SusWrite 926
226% 1,009 MB/s
4K Read 63
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 82.1
299% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 832
DQ Mixed 223
275% 468 MB/s
383GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1028 1062 1075 1089 1079 652 MB/s
Read 1,598
Write 1,094
Mixed 1,003
SusWrite 998
262% 1,173 MB/s
4K Read 56.6
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 67.8
236% 81.5 MB/s
DQ Read 611
DQ Write 753
DQ Mixed 263
315% 542 MB/s
403GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 871 918 896 897 917 917 MB/s
Read 1,446
Write 928
Mixed 901
SusWrite 903
233% 1,044 MB/s
4K Read 60.4
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 77.4
269% 95.3 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 870
DQ Mixed 222
280% 479 MB/s
429GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 986 1030 1040 1036 429 57 MB/s
Read 1,532
Write 1,076
Mixed 941
SusWrite 763
241% 1,078 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 74.9
257% 92.1 MB/s
DQ Read 607
DQ Write 800
DQ Mixed 266
322% 557 MB/s
67GB free
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 766 50 51 53 57 55 MB/s
Read 1,452
Write 918
Mixed 904
SusWrite 172
191% 862 MB/s
4K Read 61.5
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 80.2
290% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 886
DQ Mixed 222
282% 485 MB/s
213GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 94 262 68 68 69 MB/s
Read 1,579
Write 1,118
Mixed 1002
SusWrite 173
215% 968 MB/s
4K Read 55.5
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 65.7
222% 74 MB/s
DQ Read 619
DQ Write 499
DQ Mixed 252
272% 457 MB/s
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Typical P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB Builds (Compare 60,028 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $864

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