Average Bench: 93.4% (113th of 921)

Based on 1,612 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged just 6.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 36.5MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 108MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 41.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 236MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 399MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 1,612 samples)
Min Avg Max
386 Read 505 526
329 Write 399 419
246 Mixed 406 429
97% 436 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.4 4K Read 36.5 46.2
31.3 4K Write 74.7 106
16.2 4K Mixed 27.7 36.1
130% 46.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
30.8 DQ Read 236 380
69.6 DQ Write 211 283
16.7 DQ Mixed 108 188
113% 185 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
171GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 523
Write 415
Mixed 423
101% 454 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 31.7
160% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 153
162% 269 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 526
Write 418
Mixed 428
102% 458 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 33.2
159% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 184
174% 274 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,460,555 SSDs tested.


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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 3,332 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 106%
Desktop 82%
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Workstation 79%

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $254

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $2,033

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  • Raw speed comparison - Raw speed readings.
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Controller: Samsung Dual Core MGX. Memory: Samsung 40nm TLC V-NAND

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Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $447Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
Intel Core i7-7700K $290Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $300Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $136
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $176AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $183SanDisk Extreme 64GB $70
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $957SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $193SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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