Average Bench: 108% (133rd of 956)

Based on 245 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 2TB averaged 7.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 Evo 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 232MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 45.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 2TB is 59.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 Evo 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 419MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 425MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 245 samples)
Min Avg Max
392 Read 492 529
340 Write 429 489
316 Mixed 419 466
224 SusWrite 425 488
99.3% 441 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.7 4K Read 35.3 44.4
46.5 4K Write 90.8 130
22.1 4K Mixed 45.1 63
159% 57.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
36.3 DQ Read 316 387
87 DQ Write 276 351
22.2 DQ Mixed 232 364
192% 275 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 425 457 490 493 492 493 MB/s
Read 516
Write 492
Mixed 467
SusWrite 475
110% 487 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 64.9
220% 79.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 357
269% 360 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 462 451 451 451 451 MB/s
Read 474
Write 452
Mixed 441
SusWrite 454
103% 455 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 63.1
213% 77.1 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
122GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 484 482 484 477 473 473 MB/s
Read 476
Write 446
Mixed 421
SusWrite 479
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 57
201% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
272% 363 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 478 476 472 472 469 MB/s
Read 505
Write 485
Mixed 466
SusWrite 473
109% 482 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 55.4
184% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 357
268% 357 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 462 467 473 469 469 MB/s
Read 494
Write 470
Mixed 452
SusWrite 467
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 55.1
185% 66 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
268% 359 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 474 467 465 455 460 MB/s
Read 482
Write 439
Mixed 402
SusWrite 462
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 53.5
177% 63.6 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 350
264% 353 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 381 422 437 457 459 457 MB/s
Read 464
Write 444
Mixed 432
SusWrite 436
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 46.1
164% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 355
268% 358 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 8,371 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 99%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-F GAMING - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 116% - Outstanding Total price: $1,848

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