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Plextor M3 256GB PX-256M3

Price and performance details for the Plextor M3 256GB PX-256M3 can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the Hard Drive compared to the 10 other common Hard Drives in terms of PassMark Disk Rating.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the Disk Rating per dollar.

Plextor M3 256GB PX-256M3

Description:  2.5 SATA SSD

Drive Size:  238.5 GB

Other names:  PLEXTOR PX-256M3, PLEXTOR PX-256M3 ATA Device, PLEXTOR PX-256M3 SATA Disk Device, PLEXTOR PX-256M3 SCSI Disk Device

Drive First Benchmarked: 2012-08-20

Drive Rating/$Price: 15.54

Overall Rank:  3529

Last Price Change:  $249.99 USD (2012-09-04)

Average Drive Rating
3885
Samples: 3

Disk Test Suite Average Results for Plextor M3 256GB PX-256M3

Sequential Read499 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write343 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)313 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD130 MBytes/Sec
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Pricing History


Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 18th of August 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
41,826
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
41,497
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
39,230
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
37,630
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
37,142
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 1TB
33,369
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
32,556
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 512GB
30,390
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
29,923
Plextor M3 256GB PX-256M3
3,885
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 18th of August 2022 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
295.99
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
280.68
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
250.88
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
107.53
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
49.12
Plextor M3 256GB PX-256M3
15.54
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
0.00
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
0.00
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 1TB
0.00
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 512GB
0.00
Last 2 Baselines for Plextor M3 256GB PX-256M3
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1461896 - Oct 27 2021
4298
BL1248653 - Jun 03 2020
4119