Average Bench: 101% (146th of 956)

Based on 2,039 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged 1.3% higher 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 180MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 37.3MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 59.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 406MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 416MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,039 samples)
Min Avg Max
410 Read 495 525
340 Write 416 488
319 Mixed 406 431
332 SusWrite 432 484
98.3% 437 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.6 4K Read 37.3 46.4
31.6 4K Write 83.6 127
18.1 4K Mixed 36.7 64.8
148% 52.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.4 DQ Read 272 385
79.1 DQ Write 245 347
21.5 DQ Mixed 180 363
156% 232 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 417 494 495 495 495 MB/s
Read 512
Write 494
Mixed 440
SusWrite 471
108% 479 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 66.5
224% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 364
273% 365 MB/s
524GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 392 484 490 490 492 MB/s
Read 511
Write 490
Mixed 436
SusWrite 462
107% 475 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 64.7
217% 77.3 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
570GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 485 487 486 487 486 487 MB/s
Read 498
Write 490
Mixed 430
SusWrite 486
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 63.3
209% 73.2 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 359
264% 345 MB/s
936GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 426 450 450 446 446 MB/s
Read 323
Write 437
Mixed 283
SusWrite 431
84% 369 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 54.7
171% 62.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 358
268% 357 MB/s
868GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 296 337 401 406 404 381 MB/s
Read 415
Write 404
Mixed 333
SusWrite 371
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 43.9
151% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 355
268% 359 MB/s
916GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 306 334 341 347 347 MB/s
Read 357
Write 350
Mixed 324
SusWrite 334
77% 341 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 71.5
4K Mixed 48.1
151% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 216
164% 221 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,977,448 SSDs tested.

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BHPhotoUS $6306 months
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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 183 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

System: Apple iMac12,2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $911

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $356Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
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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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