Average Bench: 99.7% (108th of 929)

Based on 580 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged just 0.3% 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 119MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 33.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 43.4%. 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 224MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 505MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 580 samples)
Min Avg Max
377 Read 505 526
323 Write 464 503
364 Mixed 484 514
108% 484 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.7 4K Read 33.9 41.8
37.8 4K Write 86.7 121
21.1 4K Mixed 30.1 38.3
136% 50.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.5 DQ Read 224 375
85 DQ Write 243 340
21.4 DQ Mixed 119 212
121% 195 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
588GB 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 510
114% 511 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 35.4
158% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 202
189% 293 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 520
Write 492
Mixed 508
113% 507 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 36.4
161% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 39.3
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 204
151% 189 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 491
Mixed 509
113% 505 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 32.3
150% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 37.6
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 31.6
40% 67.4 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 503
Write 484
Mixed 505
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 96.8
4K Mixed 24.1
117% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 23.8
99% 222 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 503
Write 485
Mixed 506
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 26.8
116% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 27.7
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 159
126% 167 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 59.8
Write 495
Mixed 455
78% 337 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 30.3
136% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 170
174% 284 MB/s
970GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 372
Write 365
Mixed 377
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 27.4
103% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 155
134% 200 MB/s
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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 3,642 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 106%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 80%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $339

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $2,237

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Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $413Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $160Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $125
Intel Core i5-8600K $222AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair 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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