Average Bench: 186% (105th of 1058)

Based on 69,390 user benchmarks.  Model: CT500P1SSD8

Outstanding average bench

The Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB averaged 85.8% 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. Sequential Read Speed 1,430MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 650MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB is 149%. 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 504MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 443MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 69,390 samples)
Min Avg Max
945 Read 1,430 1,690
72.7 Write 862 1,105
107 Mixed 785 1,023
52.3 SusWrite 504 941
199% 895 MB/s
Min Avg Max
38.7 4K Read 57.4 69.1
37.1 4K Write 125 187
34.5 4K Mixed 67.2 88.5
239% 83.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
333 DQ Read 443 618
49.8 DQ Write 650 1,053
72.9 DQ Mixed 199 264
248% 431 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
412GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1029 1075 1080 1088 943 67 MB/s
Read 1,676
Write 1089
Mixed 1023
SusWrite 880
260% 1,167 MB/s
4K Read 70.8
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 92
330% 120 MB/s
DQ Read 617
DQ Write 1,057
DQ Mixed 264
362% 646 MB/s
251GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 861 998 1091 1090 546 66 MB/s
Read 1,672
Write 1,102
Mixed 1,020
SusWrite 775
255% 1,142 MB/s
4K Read 71.2
4K Write 203
4K Mixed 93.5
335% 123 MB/s
DQ Read 609
DQ Write 1,091
DQ Mixed 263
365% 654 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 8.2 52 53 54 55 MB/s
Read 1,450
Write 930
Mixed 902
SusWrite 105
188% 847 MB/s
4K Read 60.4
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 80.4
290% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 860
DQ Mixed 220
277% 474 MB/s
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 50 316 54 16 42 MB/s
Read 1,441
Write 896
Mixed 901
SusWrite 94
184% 833 MB/s
4K Read 61.7
4K Write 177
4K Mixed 80.7
291% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 887
DQ Mixed 222
282% 485 MB/s
109GB free
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 762 48 53 53 56 55 MB/s
Read 1,327
Write 934
Mixed 858
SusWrite 171
183% 822 MB/s
4K Read 61.7
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 78.4
282% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 838
DQ Mixed 222
276% 470 MB/s
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 714 68 68 69 65 60 MB/s
Read 1622
Write 1,106
Mixed 1,018
SusWrite 174
217% 980 MB/s
4K Read 59.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 71.3
238% 78.8 MB/s
DQ Read 619
DQ Write 492
DQ Mixed 90.6
194% 400 MB/s
219GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 764 166 34 26 53 53 MB/s
Read 1,314
Write 861
Mixed 834
SusWrite 182
177% 798 MB/s
4K Read 50.2
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 60.5
211% 73.2 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 635
DQ Mixed 221
244% 402 MB/s
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 492 3.4 32 36 33 MB/s
Read 1,444
Write 915
Mixed 890
SusWrite 102
185% 838 MB/s
4K Read 61
4K Write 27.8
4K Mixed 3.1
111% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 1.8
DQ Mixed 4.1
37% 94 MB/s
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Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $863

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