Average Bench: 111% (202nd of 1058)

Based on 126,507 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 10.5% 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 306MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 56%. 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 388MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 398MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 126,507 samples)
Min Avg Max
382 Read 470 504
320 Write 431 478
323 Mixed 398 448
202 SusWrite 388 489
94.9% 422 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24 4K Read 38.6 47.4
39.1 4K Write 90.3 126
30.3 4K Mixed 52.1 65.6
173% 60.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
193 DQ Read 337 385
106 DQ Write 293 361
142 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%
715GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 456 455 454 453 458 MB/s
Read 491
Write 448
Mixed 407
SusWrite 455
101% 450 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 57
187% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 220
165% 221 MB/s
483GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 453 432 442 447 450 MB/s
Read 488
Write 451
Mixed 410
SusWrite 445
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 55.7
189% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 218
164% 220 MB/s
818GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 459 455 466 464 429 MB/s
Read 486
Write 441
Mixed 411
SusWrite 455
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 49.3
166% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 224
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 204
154% 205 MB/s
896GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 448 393 258 226 341 238 MB/s
Read 491
Write 451
Mixed 402
SusWrite 317
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 57.2
188% 65 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 200
150% 201 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,300,798 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 11,798 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,376

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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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9 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 i7-11700K $394Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
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