Average Bench: 111% (199th of 1058)

Based on 145,323 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 10.7% 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 52.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 53.9%. 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 383MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 397MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 145,323 samples)
Min Avg Max
387 Read 468 504
335 Write 433 481
316 Mixed 397 448
197 SusWrite 383 487
94.6% 420 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.7 4K Read 38.9 47.3
42.2 4K Write 92.2 128
31.5 4K Mixed 52.5 66
175% 61.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
217 DQ Read 340 385
112 DQ Write 291 361
158 DQ Mixed 306 371
232% 312 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
571GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 480 480 482 484 483 MB/s
Read 502
Write 485
Mixed 455
SusWrite 481
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 54
178% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 356
270% 364 MB/s
643GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 453 454 455 453 455 MB/s
Read 476
Write 447
Mixed 414
SusWrite 454
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 90.8
4K Mixed 56.4
186% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 210
158% 211 MB/s
317GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 488 371 209 187 204 190 MB/s
Read 441
Write 447
Mixed 404
SusWrite 275
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 60.4
203% 72.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
341GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 326 333 321 296 263 MB/s
Read 485
Write 475
Mixed 441
SusWrite 308
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 52.7
178% 62.8 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 354
268% 359 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 57,592,030 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 14,815 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,182

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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 6 years ago.

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20 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

4 years ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

3 years ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

4 years ago.

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


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Intel Core i5-12600K $270Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $446Crucial MX500 250GB $42
Intel Core i5-12400F $160Nvidia RTX 3050 $292Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $106
Intel Core i7-12700K $378Nvidia RTX 3070 $536Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $60SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $30Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $62SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
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