Average Bench: 111% (200th of 1058)

Based on 116,765 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 11.2% 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 306MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52.6MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 55.4%. 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 391MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 397MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 116,765 samples)
Min Avg Max
377 Read 473 505
308 Write 431 483
316 Mixed 397 447
201 SusWrite 391 489
95.2% 423 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.1 4K Read 39.2 47.1
45.6 4K Write 90.6 124
32.6 4K Mixed 52.6 65.4
175% 60.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
212 DQ Read 337 385
117 DQ Write 290 361
161 DQ Mixed 306 370
231% 311 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
288GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 465 249 258 238 237 MB/s
Read 469
Write 452
Mixed 408
SusWrite 316
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 55.8
188% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 358
269% 360 MB/s
93GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 374 165 110 90 89 MB/s
Read 483
Write 279
Mixed 400
SusWrite 209
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 48.1
4K Mixed 45.5
153% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 219
168% 236 MB/s
829GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 342 361 369 380 355 MB/s
Read 415
Write 374
Mixed 373
SusWrite 354
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 28
4K Mixed 30.1
92% 27.8 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 50.8
DQ Mixed 92.3
86% 139 MB/s
559GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 289 328 37 34 33 MB/s
Read 374
Write 322
Mixed 342
SusWrite 174
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 30
115% 38.8 MB/s
DQ Read 225
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 233
168% 217 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,172,041 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 10,624 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,305

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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 5 years ago.

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5 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

3 years ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

3 years ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

3 years ago.

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


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Intel Core i5-11400F $220Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11600K $259Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-10700K $277Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $94SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
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