Average Bench: 96.8% (105th of 921)

Based on 564 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged just 3.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 34.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB is 40.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 218MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 401MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 564 samples)
Min Avg Max
491 Read 515 530
358 Write 401 419
392 Mixed 417 431
98.9% 444 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.3 4K Read 34.9 43.7
42.2 4K Write 80 105
17 4K Mixed 34.2 48
139% 49.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.3 DQ Read 218 375
69.1 DQ Write 208 285
17.3 DQ Mixed 79.1 132
96.2% 169 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
655GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 527
Write 415
Mixed 430
102% 457 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 79.3
4K Mixed 45.8
164% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 124
138% 237 MB/s
862GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 514
Write 403
Mixed 420
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 72.2
4K Mixed 40
137% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 113
131% 228 MB/s
669GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 527
Write 387
Mixed 414
98% 443 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 97.8
4K Mixed 27.2
140% 53.3 MB/s
DQ Read 39.9
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 25.2
32% 56.1 MB/s
608GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 529
Write 418
Mixed 431
102% 459 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 79.1
4K Mixed 24.5
134% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 40.4
DQ Write 81.2
DQ Mixed 23.9
29% 48.5 MB/s
585GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 516
Write 412
Mixed 427
100% 452 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 65.9
4K Mixed 21.5
117% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 32.5
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 19.2
38% 72.5 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,416,123 SSDs tested.

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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 5,064 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,789

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