Average Bench: 96.2% (112th of 927)

Based on 34,068 user benchmarks.  Models: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB, Samsun SSD 850 EVO 1TB, Samsung SSD 850 EVO, Samsung SSD 850

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 1TB averaged just 3.7% lower 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 Random Read Speed 37.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 35.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 43.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 202MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 197MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 34,068 samples)
Min Avg Max
468 Read 501 521
324 Write 392 415
288 Mixed 403 427
96% 432 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.4 4K Read 37.9 46.8
35.5 4K Write 76.6 103
18.8 4K Mixed 35.1 51.1
143% 49.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.8 DQ Read 202 374
73.3 DQ Write 197 283
18.7 DQ Mixed 83.4 133
94.5% 161 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
469GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 511
Write 406
Mixed 415
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 89
4K Mixed 47.5
168% 58.6 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 133
149% 255 MB/s
510GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 511
Write 409
Mixed 414
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 48.1
184% 64.2 MB/s
DQ Read 47.7
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 28.4
62% 121 MB/s
830GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 523
Write 415
Mixed 425
101% 454 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 32.4
155% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 27.8
95% 208 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,820,892 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
EbayUS $29811 mins
AmazonUS $3304 months
BHPhotoUS $3483 months
OutletPCUS $35828 days
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 11,900 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,497

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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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1 month 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

1 month ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

6 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

4 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 $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $447Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $172Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $136
Intel Core i7-7700K $285AMD RX 480 $300Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $180SanDisk Extreme 64GB $41
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $961SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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