Average Bench: 110% (211th of 1071)

Based on 154,399 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 10.3% 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 309MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 52.9%. 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 380MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 395MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 154,399 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 467 504
316 Write 432 481
309 Mixed 395 445
191 SusWrite 380 487
94.2% 418 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26 4K Read 38.7 47.4
47.5 4K Write 92.2 127
32.6 4K Mixed 52 65.7
174% 61 MB/s
Min Avg Max
216 DQ Read 342 385
123 DQ Write 295 361
164 DQ Mixed 309 371
234% 315 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
860GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 434 428 452 444 447 MB/s
Read 462
Write 370
Mixed 395
SusWrite 434
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 42.1
134% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 296
225% 304 MB/s
670GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 359 360 359 360 362 MB/s
Read 446
Write 368
Mixed 364
SusWrite 360
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 50.3
4K Mixed 35.9
117% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 300
238% 332 MB/s
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 287 250 211 198 201 MB/s
Read 363
Write 366
Mixed 345
SusWrite 254
75% 332 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 76.8
4K Mixed 41.9
139% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 345
261% 349 MB/s
791GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 290 289 367 317 273 MB/s
Read 330
Write 214
Mixed 365
SusWrite 314
69% 306 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 51.1
4K Mixed 37.2
118% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 308
232% 310 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 63,159,758 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 4,674 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $947

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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...

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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

4 years ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

5 years ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

4 years ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

5 years ago.

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


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Intel Core i5-13600K $320Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $460Crucial MX500 250GB $30
Intel Core i3-12100F $98Nvidia RTX 3070 $570Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $106
Intel Core i5-12600K $233Nvidia RTX 3050 $298Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
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