SamsungMZ-V6E500BW
SamsungMZ-7TE250BW

Controller: Samsung 3 Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 19nm Toggle Mode TLC. Release date: Q3 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 125,876 user samples
55,744 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 255% 552GB free
Worst Bench: 154% 364GB free (System drive)
Poor: 154% Great: 255%
SPEED RANK: 31st / 956
70,132 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 116% 229GB free
Worst Bench: 62% 196GB free (System drive)
Poor: 62% Great: 116%
SPEED RANK: 167th / 956
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
215 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+129%
94.1 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
1730 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+277%
459 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
1506 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+266%
411 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
42.4 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+11%
38.2 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
139 MB/s Much faster random write.
+59%
87.6 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
677 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+97%
343 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
56.6 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+18%
47.8 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
661 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+289%
170 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
2124 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+319%
507 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
1762 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+260%
489 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
53.7 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
+15%
46.7 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
193 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+61%
120 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
850 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+108%
409 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
68.7 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+15%
59.7 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
843 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+186%
295 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 8,592,927 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.25 % Higher market share.
+17%
1.07 %
Value
Value For Money
272 % Hugely better value.
+419%
52.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
59 % 59 %
Price
Price (score)
$139 Much cheaper.
+33%
$207
Age
Newest
21+ Months Much more recent.
+66%
62 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1196 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+212%
383 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
1369 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+288%
353 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
3,940 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+211%
1,265 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
995 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+320%
237 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
955 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+188%
332 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
909 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+203%
300 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
754 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+273%
202 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
500GB 250GB
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Super low latencies and great TurboWrite performance for not much more than mid-to-high-end SATA drives--when bought lightly used, which is the best way to go in this NAND market IMO. [Jul '17 silhex88]

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The Evo is remarkable in that, like the Sandisk Extreme II, it features a second level cache. For the 250 GB Evo this consists of a 3 GB Turbowrite cache (TWC) which is a block of high speed Flash Memory. When the TWC is exhausted write speeds drop by approximately 50% but that won't often happen under typical consumer workloads. In terms of raw performance, even with its cache, the Evo still isn't the fastest drive. With a real world speed index reading of 439 MB/s the EVO is however, within reach of the two speed leaders (Vector and 850 Pro). At a price point of $130 the Evo is around 30% cheaper making it the best value for money SSDs I have seen in 2014. Comparing the Evo and the Sandisk Ultra Plus shows that the Evo is the winner but the Sandisk may be a viable alternative thanks to its cache-free, and therefore more consistent performance during extended writes. [Aug '14 SSDrivePro]

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Solid State Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2018 SSD Rankings.

Welcome to our 2.5" and M.2 SSD comparison. We calculate effective speed for both SATA and NVMe drives based on real world performance then adjust by current prices per GB to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top SSDs. [SSDrivePro]

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Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $84
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $115
Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $134
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $78G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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