30points

Micron M500 240GB

70points

Samsung 840 Pro Series 512GB

Micron M500 240GB
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Micron M500 240GB vs Samsung 840 Pro Series 512GB

Micron M500 240GB
Samsung 840 Pro Series 512GB
Micron M500 240GB
Samsung 840 Pro Series 512GB

Why is Micron M500 240GB better than Samsung 840 Pro Series 512GB?

    Why is Samsung 840 Pro Series 512GB better than Micron M500 240GB?

    • 40MB/s faster sequential read speed
      540MB/svs500MB/s
    • 270MB/s faster maximum sequential write speed
      520MB/svs250MB/s
    • 272GB more internal storage
      512GBvs240GB
    • 28000IOPS faster random read speed
      100000IOPSvs72000IOPS
    • 30000IOPS faster maximum random write speed
      90000IOPSvs60000IOPS
    • 0.45mm narrower
      100mmvs100.45mm
    • 7.5g lighter
      62.5gvs70g

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    General info

    1.internal storage

    240GB

    512GB

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    2.thickness

    7mm

    7mm

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    3.bits of encryption supported

    256

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    4.width

    100.45mm

    100mm

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    5.weight

    70g

    62.5g

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    6.height

    69.85mm

    69.85mm

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    Read speed

    1.sequential read speed

    500MB/s

    540MB/s

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

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    2.random read speed

    72000IOPS

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

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    Write speed

    1.sequential write speed

    250MB/s

    520MB/s

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

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    3000MB/s

    2.maximum random write speed

    60000IOPS

    90000IOPS

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

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