9. PCMark 7, PCMark 8
Below you see the results of Futuremark's PCMark 7 Professional edition. The software includes 7 PC tests for Windows 7, combining more than 25 individual workloads.
Below you can see the breakdown of individual benchmarks with the testing methodology. The Crucial MX100 512GB drive scored 5371 points at the storage benchmark, while it also maintained high performances in the corresponding sub-tests:
We continue with the PCMark 8 Storage benchmark, which uses traces recorded from Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office and a selection of popular games. Unlike synthetic storage tests, the PCMark 8 Storage benchmark highlights real-world performance differences between storage devices.
The Crucial MX100 SSD scored 4986 points, pretty close to the Toshiba HG6 256 GB and the M550 512GB SSDs: