Average Bench: 111% (185th of 1040)

Based on 111,916 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 11.4% 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 304MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.4MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 58.3%. 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 394MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 111,916 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 472 504
263 Write 428 482
280 Mixed 394 445
177 SusWrite 379 490
94.1% 418 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.6 4K Read 39.6 47.4
45.9 4K Write 93.8 125
32.5 4K Mixed 53.4 66
178% 62.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
164 DQ Read 334 385
114 DQ Write 289 361
118 DQ Mixed 304 371
230% 309 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
886GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 442 447 454 455 453 MB/s
Read 455
Write 437
Mixed 399
SusWrite 436
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 68.4
232% 84.1 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 397 371 365 287 217 MB/s
Read 501
Write 468
Mixed 414
SusWrite 354
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 62.8
209% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 371
279% 372 MB/s
240GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 488 488 402 398 357 MB/s
Read 493
Write 454
Mixed 391
SusWrite 436
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 95.6
4K Mixed 55.2
183% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 355
267% 356 MB/s
513GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 435 435 441 446 448 MB/s
Read 477
Write 420
Mixed 408
SusWrite 439
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 86.6
4K Mixed 51.3
170% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 214
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 198
149% 199 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,032,373 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $310 @ launch in Dec '14
AmazonUS $1974 mins
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OutletPCUS $33017 months
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 15,607 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,095

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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 4 years ago.

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30 days 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

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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