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Samsung 860 EVO SSD 256GB vs Crucial MX500 SSD 1TB

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MX500 SSD 1TB 1024 GB
860 EVO SSD 256GB 256 GB
Difference: 768 (300%)

Random Read

860 EVO SSD 256GB 98000 IOPS
MX500 SSD 1TB 95000 IOPS
Difference: 3000 (3%)

Random Write

860 EVO SSD 256GB 90000 IOPS
MX500 SSD 1TB 90000 IOPS
Difference: 0 (0%)

Sequential Read

MX500 SSD 1TB 560 MB/sec
860 EVO SSD 256GB 550 MB/sec
Difference: 10 (2%)

Sequential Write

860 EVO SSD 256GB 520 MB/sec
MX500 SSD 1TB 510 MB/sec
Difference: 10 (2%)


MX500 SSD 1TB 360 TB
860 EVO SSD 256GB 150 TB
Difference: 210 (140%)


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Model 860 EVO SSD 256GB MX500 SSD 1TB
Manufacturer Samsung Crucial
NAND Samsung V-NAND 3-bit MLC Micron 256Gb 64-layer 3D TLC
Form Factor 2.5" SATA III 2.5", M.2 2280
Capacity 256 GB 1024 GB
Cache 512 MB (N/A) MB
Sequential Read 550 MB/s 560 MB/s
Sequential Write 520 MB/s 510 MB/s
Random Read 98000 IOPS 95000 IOPS
Random Write 90000 IOPS 90000 IOPS
Interface SATA III 6Gb/s SATA III
Controller Samsung MJX Controller Silicon Motion SM2258
Date Released 2019 2018
Endurance 150 TB 360 TB
Notes 5-Year Limited Warranty 5-Year Warranty

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