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Crucial MX100 SSD 256GB Review

Using traces recorded from Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office and a selection of popular games, PCMark 8 Storage highlights real-world performance differences between storage devices. You do not need to have these applications installed on your system to run the Storage benchmark. The PCMark 8 Storage benchmark test contains the following workload traces:

  • Adobe Photoshop light
  • Adobe Photoshop heavy
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe After Effect
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • World of Warcraft
  • Battlefield 3
DescriptionStorage Score
Crucial MX100 2564971
DescriptionStorage Bandwidth
Crucial MX100 256263.28
DescriptionWorld of WarcraftBattlefield 3
Crucial MX100 25658.00133.20
DescriptionAdobe Photoshop lightAdobe Photoshop HeavyAdobe InDesignAfter EffectsAdobe Illustrator
Crucial MX100 256114.40362.1057.7070.6071.80
DescriptionMicrosoft WordMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft PowerPoint
Crucial MX100 25628.209.209.20

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Benchmarking: Key Comparisons
  3. Benchmarking: AS SSD
  4. Benchmarking: CrystalDiskMark
  5. Benchmarking: Anvil Storage Benchmark
  6. Benchmarking: IOMeter
  7. Benchmarking: ATTO Disk Benchmark
  8. Benchmarking: PCMark Vantage
  9. Benchmarking: PCMark 8
  10. Final Thoughts

About Joe DiFiglia

I have always had a passion for everything computing. In early 2000, I decided to take my passion to the web. Thus, C.O.D. was born. Through the years we have made many great friends at C.O.D. and hope to continue our journey for years to come.

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