Average Bench: 97.5% (51st of 848)

Based on 189 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged just 2.4% 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 31.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 49.8%. 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 221MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 500MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 189 samples)
Min Avg Max
382 Read 500 525
333 Write 465 502
253 Mixed 476 513
107% 480 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.2 4K Read 31.9 40.4
34.1 4K Write 85.9 127
17.7 4K Mixed 28 36.2
130% 48.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.4 DQ Read 221 379
72.1 DQ Write 244 342
17.5 DQ Mixed 117 206
120% 194 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
661GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 526
Write 503
Mixed 513
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 34.7
174% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 180
165% 249 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 521
Write 495
Mixed 508
114% 508 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 36.2
162% 60.2 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 194
187% 296 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 510
Write 478
Mixed 505
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 21.1
141% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 200
177% 260 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM03B6Q
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 512
Write 492
Mixed 505
112% 503 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 82
4K Mixed 24
120% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 23
106% 239 MB/s
796GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 513
Write 402
Mixed 435
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 26.4
137% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 36.6
DQ Write 97.8
DQ Mixed 26.5
32% 53.7 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,595,267 SSDs tested.

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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 2,546 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $450

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $2,262

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $310Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $106
Intel Core i5-7600K $229AMD RX 480 $217Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $140
Intel Pentium G4560 $60Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $219Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $170
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $122SanDisk Extreme 64GB $35
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $90G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $700SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $46Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $137SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $9
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