Average Bench: 80.8% (458th of 1058)

Based on 7,055 user benchmarks.  Model: CT2000BX500SSD1

Very good average bench

The CT2000BX500SSD1 2TB averaged just 19.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the CT2000BX500SSD1 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 79MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.8MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the CT2000BX500SSD1 2TB is 52.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the CT2000BX500SSD1 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 33.3MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 177MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,055 samples)
Min Avg Max
390 Read 485 514
306 Write 409 463
38.3 Mixed 363 424
151 SusWrite 320 459
88.4% 394 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.5 4K Read 26.8 33.2
21.2 4K Write 79 117
0.5 4K Mixed 21.4 29.3
110% 42.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
132 DQ Read 177 256
27 DQ Write 245 349
0.4 DQ Mixed 33.3 43.3
74.8% 152 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
246GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 427 406 396 402 404 MB/s
Read 475
Write 392
Mixed 386
SusWrite 412
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 94.2
4K Mixed 25.7
131% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 41.4
104% 216 MB/s
822GB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 456 456 457 454 457 MB/s
Read 509
Write 448
Mixed 420
SusWrite 457
103% 459 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 27.2
127% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 41.7
84% 163 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 437 435 436 437 437 MB/s
Read 507
Write 454
Mixed 415
SusWrite 437
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 25.9
120% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 41.2
91% 183 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 422 421 425 410 409 MB/s
Read 507
Write 415
Mixed 406
SusWrite 420
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 27.9
130% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 40
72% 142 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 445 418 48 42 40 MB/s
Read 491
Write 413
Mixed 385
SusWrite 239
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 94.7
4K Mixed 25.8
134% 51.3 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 40.1
92% 185 MB/s
569GB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 419 418 417 416 416 MB/s
Read 473
Write 410
Mixed 390
SusWrite 418
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 47.7
4K Mixed 17.4
78% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 40.9
86% 170 MB/s
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 397 125 23 24 14 MB/s
Read 470
Write 363
Mixed 377
SusWrite 161
77% 343 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 37.2
4K Mixed 15.3
75% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 71.7
DQ Mixed 39
47% 85.1 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 146 144 147 169 180 MB/s
Read 465
Write 405
Mixed 368
SusWrite 156
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 10.6
4K Write 18.9
4K Mixed 12.1
42% 13.9 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 40.4
86% 173 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,256,414 SSDs tested.

Typical CT2000BX500SSD1 2TB Builds (Compare 94,062 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,000

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