Crucial M500 240GB mSATA
Crucial M500 240GB mSATA
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Crucial M500 240GB mSATA review: 13 facts and highlights

1. sequential read speed

The maximum sequential read speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can read data.
500MB/s
Samsung 960 Pro 2TB: 3500MB/s

2. sequential write speed

The maximum sequential write speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can write data.
130MB/s
Western Digital Black PCIe 1TB: 2800MB/s

3. internal storage

240GB
Samsung 860 Pro 4TB 2.5": 4096GB

4. random read speed

The maximum random read speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can read data.
62000IOPS
Intel Optane 905P U.2 480GB: 575000IOPS

5. maximum random write speed

The maximum random write speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can write data.
35000IOPS
Intel Optane 905P U.2 480GB: 550000IOPS

6. thickness

3.75mm
Samsung 950 Pro 256GB: 2.2mm

7. MTBF

MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) is the manufacturer’s estimation of the average time for a device to fail.
1.2million hours
PhotoFast GMonster IDE V4 1.8" 32GB: 10million hours

8. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
3
Crucial MX500 2.5" 250GB: 60

9. bits of encryption supported

AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) encryption is a widely used method to secure data. There are three levels of encryption (128, 192 and 256) with 256-bit being the strongest.
256
Crucial MX500 2.5" 250GB: 256

10. height

29.85mm
Western Digital Black PCIe 1TB: 22mm

11. weight

10g
Western Digital PC SN520 M.2 2230 512GB: 3.5g

12. temperature under load

The temperature when it is in heavy use.
70°C
Samsung 470 Series 64GB: 19.7°C

13. width

50.8mm
Western Digital PC SN520 M.2 2230 512GB: 30mm

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