Average Bench: 113% (127th of 964)

Based on 40,702 user benchmarks.  Models: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB, Samsun SSD 850 EVO 1TB, Samsung SSD 850 EVO, Samsung SSD 850

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 1TB averaged 13.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 321MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 54.2MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 51.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 383MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 395MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 40,702 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 468 504
336 Write 435 483
311 Mixed 395 440
196 SusWrite 383 486
94.6% 420 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.6 4K Read 39.6 48.3
56.2 4K Write 99 133
36.1 4K Mixed 54.2 67.2
182% 64.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
49.4 DQ Read 344 384
120 DQ Write 317 354
88.1 DQ Mixed 321 366
243% 327 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
584GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 474 473 479 480 480 MB/s
Read 488
Write 446
Mixed 415
SusWrite 477
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 52.9
174% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
203GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 413 426 422 418 419 MB/s
Read 439
Write 428
Mixed 402
SusWrite 408
95% 420 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 96.3
4K Mixed 43.3
157% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 348
265% 358 MB/s
441GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 375 368 355 363 327 MB/s
Read 360
Write 378
Mixed 347
SusWrite 359
82% 361 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 86.8
4K Mixed 51.6
171% 59 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 248
184% 245 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,689,415 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
EbayUS $29528 mins
AmazonUS $33010 months
BHPhotoUS $3489 months
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 11,471 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,343

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 Comments

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm TLC V-NAND

A higher caliber SSD with enhanced performance and endurance...

Added 2 years ago.

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2 months ago.

I was using me 840 evo 1tb now I switched to 850 evo. This loads is noticeably faster than the 840 evo. I have not had any type of problems whatsoever.


Excellent

7 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

12 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

10 months ago.

love 1tb of extreme fast ssd speed for $225 this is an insanely fast 1tb ssd


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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $359Nvidia GTX 1070 $340Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $77
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $130Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $234Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $237AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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