Average Bench: 99.3% (102nd of 921)

Based on 500 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged just 0.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 118MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 33.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 45.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 219MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 506MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 500 samples)
Min Avg Max
377 Read 506 526
314 Write 462 504
327 Mixed 480 514
108% 483 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.5 4K Read 33.8 41.8
37.4 4K Write 86.6 122
20.4 4K Mixed 29.9 38.1
135% 50.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.9 DQ Read 219 375
82.4 DQ Write 240 340
21.1 DQ Mixed 118 208
120% 192 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
809GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 523
Write 501
Mixed 508
114% 511 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 35.8
170% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 193
189% 301 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 530
Write 505
Mixed 514
116% 517 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 34.1
168% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 33.9
113% 246 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 525
Write 502
Mixed 508
114% 512 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 36.2
171% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 151
156% 254 MB/s
350GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 524
Write 503
Mixed 513
115% 513 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 35.6
160% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 203
182% 275 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 513
Write 484
Mixed 505
112% 501 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 33
147% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 150
157% 260 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 514
Write 486
Mixed 507
112% 502 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 75
4K Mixed 32
132% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 118
117% 187 MB/s
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NeweggUS $8921 month
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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 2,373 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 108%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 85%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EDITION 10 - $404

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $2,234

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $447Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
Intel Core i7-7700K $290Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $300Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $137
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $170AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
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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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