Average Bench: 112% (172nd of 1021)

Based on 79,389 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 11.5% 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 315MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 45.9%. 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 376MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 396MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 79,389 samples)
Min Avg Max
375 Read 470 504
345 Write 440 484
316 Mixed 396 447
182 SusWrite 376 484
94.6% 421 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.9 4K Read 39.2 47.3
49 4K Write 94.8 128
35.7 4K Mixed 53.2 66.2
178% 62.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
200 DQ Read 343 384
116 DQ Write 300 355
150 DQ Mixed 315 364
238% 320 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
523GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 480 477 483 485 486 MB/s
Read 500
Write 487
Mixed 456
SusWrite 478
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 58.8
196% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 347
266% 359 MB/s
657GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 422 469 460 459 466 MB/s
Read 460
Write 440
Mixed 385
SusWrite 436
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 53.6
193% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
832GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 447 459 448 447 446 MB/s
Read 454
Write 452
Mixed 388
SusWrite 449
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 49.6
174% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 352
265% 354 MB/s
332GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 216 329 392 335 388 324 MB/s
Read 434
Write 390
Mixed 394
SusWrite 331
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 39.4
133% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 243
178% 231 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,445,205 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 23,320 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,374

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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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6 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

2 years ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

2 years ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

18 months ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


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Intel Core i5-9400F $165Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-9600K $199Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $365Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $55
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