Average Bench: 93.2% (120th of 929)

Based on 1,831 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged just 6.7% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 36.4MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 106MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 37%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 231MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 400MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,831 samples)
Min Avg Max
489 Read 507 525
365 Write 400 419
301 Mixed 409 429
97.6% 439 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.1 4K Read 36.4 45.6
30.4 4K Write 74.2 103
16.2 4K Mixed 27.7 35.7
130% 46.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
32.3 DQ Read 231 378
73.4 DQ Write 206 283
20.4 DQ Mixed 106 181
110% 181 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
973GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 525
Write 419
Mixed 430
102% 458 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 31.6
148% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 158
163% 270 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 515
Write 403
Mixed 422
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 88.4
4K Mixed 25.5
139% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 36.3
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 25.7
32% 55.4 MB/s
913GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 513
Write 413
Mixed 426
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 23.4
119% 40.9 MB/s
DQ Read 36.1
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 84.5
71% 98.3 MB/s
690GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 519
Write 410
Mixed 420
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 26.5
4K Mixed 18.6
64% 20.7 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 83
88% 146 MB/s
236GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 44.4
Write 394
Mixed 417
66% 285 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 63.3
4K Mixed 22.6
111% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 35.9
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 96.7
84% 119 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,231,067 SSDs tested.

 Prices

BHPhotoUS $6304 months
AmazonUS $6705 months
NeweggUS $74520 days
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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 3,645 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $339

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $2,088

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $347Nvidia GTX 1070 $413Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $160Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $125
Intel Core i5-8600K $239AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $177SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $911SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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