Average Bench: 115% (131st of 980)

Based on 45,697 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 15.5% 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 328MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 55.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 48%. 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 394MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 399MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 45,697 samples)
Min Avg Max
412 Read 473 504
349 Write 440 485
343 Mixed 399 445
210 SusWrite 394 487
96.1% 427 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.5 4K Read 39.9 48
56.5 4K Write 100 133
32.3 4K Mixed 55.3 67.3
184% 65.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
212 DQ Read 352 385
140 DQ Write 320 360
166 DQ Mixed 328 369
248% 333 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
385GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 455 452 428 377 389 MB/s
Read 498
Write 469
Mixed 423
SusWrite 413
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 68.7
233% 83.7 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
577GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 459 486 488 486 489 MB/s
Read 496
Write 458
Mixed 421
SusWrite 475
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 64.1
213% 75.4 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 359
270% 361 MB/s
585GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 494 493 494 495 495 495 MB/s
Read 503
Write 492
Mixed 425
SusWrite 494
108% 479 MB/s
4K Read 50.6
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 63.4
220% 77 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 164
132% 191 MB/s
862GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 471 472 473 467 461 MB/s
Read 492
Write 468
Mixed 400
SusWrite 460
103% 455 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 89.7
4K Mixed 52.8
179% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 352
264% 353 MB/s
333GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 413 420 427 424 430 MB/s
Read 452
Write 437
Mixed 407
SusWrite 417
97% 428 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 42.7
155% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 353
265% 355 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 11,464,199 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
EbayUS $30037 mins
OutletPCUS $30021 hrs
AmazonUS $33012 months
NeweggUS $3305 days
BHPhotoUS $34811 months
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 13,292 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,375

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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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1 month 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

9 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

14 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

2 month ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

12 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 $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $320Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $115SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $780SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 16GB $22
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