Average Bench: 99% (73rd of 885)

Based on 448 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged just 0.9% 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 117MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 33.6MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 44.2%. 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 216MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 506MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 448 samples)
Min Avg Max
377 Read 506 526
298 Write 461 504
328 Mixed 480 514
108% 482 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.2 4K Read 33.6 41.7
36.9 4K Write 87 125
20.1 4K Mixed 29.5 38.1
135% 50 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.5 DQ Read 216 376
73.1 DQ Write 244 340
20.7 DQ Mixed 117 208
119% 192 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 525
Write 502
Mixed 514
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 33.7
165% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 197
192% 306 MB/s
945GB free
Firmware: EXM0
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 519
Write 500
Mixed 511
114% 510 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 35.2
151% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 169
161% 252 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 511
Write 490
Mixed 505
112% 502 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 30.4
151% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 212
186% 281 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 511
Write 489
Mixed 505
112% 502 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 91.6
4K Mixed 25.2
133% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 297
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 142
148% 242 MB/s
957GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 525
Write 502
Mixed 514
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 88.8
4K Mixed 25.8
134% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 35.5
DQ Write 92.7
DQ Mixed 92.4
62% 73.5 MB/s
126GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 376
Write 348
Mixed 364
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 30.1
117% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 101
98% 159 MB/s
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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 2,139 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 107%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 85%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EDITION 10 - $430

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $2,229

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Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $430Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $87
Intel Core i7-7700K $290Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $285Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $146
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $170AMD RX 480 $400Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $180SanDisk Extreme 64GB $50
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $931SanDisk Extreme 32GB $23
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $200SanDisk Extreme 16GB $18
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