62points

Crucial MX300 750GB

70points

Samsung 840 Evo 500GB

Crucial MX300 750GB
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Crucial MX300 750GB vs Samsung 840 Evo 500GB

Crucial MX300 750GB
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB
Crucial MX300 750GB
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB
62
points
70
points

Why is Crucial MX300 750GB better than Samsung 840 Evo 500GB?

  • 0.59W lower read power consumption
    2.51Wvs3.1W
  • 0.11W lower power consumption when idle
    0.05Wvs0.16W
  • 5s faster at applying Photoshop filters
    51.6svs56.6s
  • 6.4s faster at installing Photoshop CS4
    46.9svs53.3s
  • 15.4s faster at copying 2GB
    9.5svs24.9s
  • 0.46W lower average power consumption
    1.59Wvs2.05W
  • 2°C lower temperature under load
    34.3°Cvs36.3°C
  • 0.66W lower write power consumption
    2.23Wvs2.89W

Why is Samsung 840 Evo 500GB better than Crucial MX300 750GB?

  • 10MB/s faster sequential read speed
    540MB/svs530MB/s
  • 10MB/s faster maximum sequential write speed
    520MB/svs510MB/s
  • 78 higher AS SSD benchmark result
    1190vs1112
  • 83.55MB/s higher result for importing pictures
    349.29MB/svs265.74MB/s
  • 7000IOPS faster maximum random write speed
    90000IOPSvs83000IOPS
  • 6000IOPS faster random read speed
    98000IOPSvs92000IOPS
  • 36.46MB/s faster sequential write speed
    472.64MB/svs436.18MB/s
  • 42.25MB/s faster sequential read speed
    504.5MB/svs462.25MB/s

Top specs and features

General info

1.internal storage

750GB

500GB

Best

Intel DC P4510 Series 8TB

8000GB

2.MTBF

1.5million hours

1.5million hours

MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) is the manufacturer’s estimation of the average time for a device to fail.

Best

PhotoFast GMonster IDE V4 1.8" 32GB

10million hours

3.thickness

7mm

6.8mm

Best

Intel 600p 128GB

1.5mm

4.warranty period

3

3

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Crucial MX500 2.5" 1TB

60

5.bits of encryption supported

256

256

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.

Best

Crucial MX500 2.5" 2TB

256

6.width

100mm

100mm

Best

Western Digital Blue 1TB M.2 2280

22mm

Read speed

1.sequential read speed

530MB/s

540MB/s

The maximum sequential read speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can read data.

Best

Samsung 970 Evo NVMe M.2 2280 2TB

3500MB/s

2.random read speed

92000IOPS

98000IOPS

The maximum random read speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can read data.

Best

Silicon Power AIC3C0P 800GB

750000IOPS

3.sequential read speed

462.25MB/s

504.5MB/s

This is one test of how well the drive can read data. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Samsung PM1643 30.72TB

2100MB/s

4.4K random read speed

179.78MB/s

215.2MB/s

This is one test of how well the drive can read data. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Crucial BX300 120GB

220.45MB/s

5.average read speed

321.02MB/s

359.85MB/s

The average speed that data is read from memory. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Plextor M5M 256GB

371.98MB/s

6.read access time average

13.53ms

12.39ms

The time needed before the drive can access data. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Plextor M5M 256GB

1.22ms

Write speed

1.sequential write speed

510MB/s

520MB/s

The maximum sequential write speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can write data.

Best

Intel DC P4510 Series 8TB

3000MB/s

2.maximum random write speed

83000IOPS

90000IOPS

The maximum random write speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can write data.

Best

Intel Optane 905P U.2 480GB

550000IOPS

3.sequential write speed

436.18MB/s

472.64MB/s

This is one test of how well the drive can write data. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Samsung PM1643 30.72TB

1700MB/s

4.4K random write speed

183.54MB/s

192.22MB/s

This is one test of how well the drive can write data. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Crucial BX300 120GB

213.89MB/s

5.average write speed

309.86MB/s

332.43MB/s

The average speed that data is written to memory. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Crucial BX300 120GB

343.42MB/s

6.write access time average

14.56ms

13.09ms

The time needed before the drive can write data. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Plextor M5M 256GB

2.55ms

Power

1.read power consumption

2.51W

3.1W

The average amount of power used when reading data from memory. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Corsair Nova V32 32GB

0.75W

2.power consumption while idle

0.05W

0.16W

Best

Crucial MX300 525GB

0.04W

3.average power consumption

1.59W

2.05W

The average amount of power consumption based on usage when idle, reading data and writing data.

Best

Corsair Nova V32 32GB

0.71W

4.write power consumption

2.23W

2.89W

The average amount of power used when writing data to memory. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Corsair Nova V32 32GB

0.95W

Benchmarks

1.AS SSD benchmark result

1112

1190

The AS SSD benchmark measures the general performance of the SSD through a variety of tests. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Samsung 840 Evo 750GB

1203

2.result for importing pictures

265.74MB/s

349.29MB/s

This tests the performance of the SSD using PCMark Vantage HDD: Importing Pictures benchmark. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Samsung 840 Evo 500GB

349.29MB/s

3.PCMark Vantage HDD Test Suite score

66728

64497

This is the overall score given to the SSD based on its performance across various PCMark benchmarks. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Crucial BX300 240GB

70238

4.ATTO Disk Benchmark result

406.71MB/s

427.82MB/s

The ATTO Disk Benchmark measures the general performance of the SSD through a variety of tests. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Crucial BX300 120GB

434.16MB/s

5.result for gaming

284.3MB/s

315.08MB/s

This tests the performance of the SSD using PCMark Vantage HDD: Gaming benchmark. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Samsung 840 Evo 750GB

342.49MB/s

6.time required to boot-up Windows 7

11.1s

8.4s

This benchmark tests how quickly the SSD boots up Windows 7 Professional. Source: ssdreview.com.

Best

Plextor PX-M5P Series 256GB

7.4s

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