Average Bench: 113% (123rd of 956)

Based on 41,519 user benchmarks.  Models: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB, Samsun SSD 850 EVO 1TB, Samsung SSD 850 EVO, Samsung SSD 850

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 1TB averaged 12.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 322MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 54MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 61.6%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 373MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 391MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 41,519 samples)
Min Avg Max
359 Read 464 505
306 Write 428 479
306 Mixed 391 438
176 SusWrite 373 484
93.2% 414 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.1 4K Read 39.5 48.5
45.6 4K Write 99.6 134
32.1 4K Mixed 54 68.4
182% 64.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
172 DQ Read 347 385
136 DQ Write 317 353
83.7 DQ Mixed 322 365
244% 329 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
838GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 458 466 458 462 464 MB/s
Read 494
Write 462
Mixed 391
SusWrite 449
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 58.8
191% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 357
268% 359 MB/s
442GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 410 453 427 448 454 MB/s
Read 480
Write 442
Mixed 390
SusWrite 435
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 94.8
4K Mixed 56.9
188% 64.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 358
269% 359 MB/s
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 308 98 109 105 100 MB/s
Read 490
Write 451
Mixed 404
SusWrite 192
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 46.6
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 64.9
219% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
84GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 457 456 457 457 452 453 MB/s
Read 486
Write 458
Mixed 434
SusWrite 456
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 74.9
4K Mixed 47.1
160% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 302
226% 301 MB/s
727GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 446 448 449 436 382 MB/s
Read 456
Write 436
Mixed 378
SusWrite 428
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 69.7
4K Mixed 47.8
155% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,961,641 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
EbayUS $25338 mins
AmazonUS $3307 months
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 13,458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,361

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 Comments

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm TLC V-NAND

A higher caliber SSD with enhanced performance and endurance...

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29 days ago.

I was using me 840 evo 1tb now I switched to 850 evo. This loads is noticeably faster than the 840 evo. I have not had any type of problems whatsoever.


Excellent

4 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

9 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

6 months ago.

love 1tb of extreme fast ssd speed for $225 this is an insanely fast 1tb ssd


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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $240AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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