Average Bench: 113% (157th of 1003)

Based on 64,218 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 13.0% 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 313MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 54.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 54.1%. 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 379MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 398MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 64,218 samples)
Min Avg Max
369 Read 468 506
334 Write 435 487
317 Mixed 398 451
197 SusWrite 379 488
94.6% 420 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.4 4K Read 39.7 47.9
52.4 4K Write 98.2 132
34.8 4K Mixed 54.5 67.6
182% 64.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
181 DQ Read 341 385
116 DQ Write 305 361
148 DQ Mixed 313 369
238% 320 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
410GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 498 499 498 498 498 498 MB/s
Read 508
Write 467
Mixed 414
SusWrite 498
106% 472 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 71
241% 87.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 364
273% 365 MB/s
566GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 424 375 371 339 364 MB/s
Read 500
Write 462
Mixed 411
SusWrite 392
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 62.8
211% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 373
280% 374 MB/s
674GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 461 470 443 423 434 MB/s
Read 430
Write 409
Mixed 373
SusWrite 446
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 48.7
160% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 354
266% 357 MB/s
195GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 250 365 291 261 227 MB/s
Read 368
Write 368
Mixed 342
SusWrite 269
76% 337 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 81.6
4K Mixed 50.7
166% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 219
163% 215 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,730,416 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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AmazonUS $34226 days
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 16,657 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,416

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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 3 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

15 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

20 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

7 months ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

18 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 $350Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $120Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $103
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $222Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $68SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $70G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $607SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $41Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $77SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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