Average Bench: 112% (164th of 1011)

Based on 82,502 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 12.5% 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 314MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 54.3MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 55.5%. 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 370MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 398MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 82,502 samples)
Min Avg Max
366 Read 470 505
317 Write 436 485
312 Mixed 398 449
187 SusWrite 370 486
94.1% 418 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.9 4K Read 39.7 47.5
53.1 4K Write 98 130
34.9 4K Mixed 54.3 66.8
182% 64 MB/s
Min Avg Max
207 DQ Read 341 385
141 DQ Write 309 360
127 DQ Mixed 314 367
238% 321 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
763GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 486 485 484 484 485 MB/s
Read 505
Write 486
Mixed 456
SusWrite 485
109% 483 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 58.4
195% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 350
265% 355 MB/s
871GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 397 480 489 488 481 MB/s
Read 472
Write 458
Mixed 424
SusWrite 449
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 61.1
202% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 371
279% 372 MB/s
930GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 469 467 474 474 474 MB/s
Read 480
Write 462
Mixed 411
SusWrite 472
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 56.7
189% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 350
264% 353 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 316 350 355 254 83 MB/s
Read 397
Write 394
Mixed 338
SusWrite 272
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 29.9
4K Mixed 20.3
74% 23.8 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 346
224% 260 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,850,011 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
OutletPCUS $3303 months
AmazonUS $3425 months
EbayUS $34210 mins
BHPhotoUS $34821 months
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 19,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,318

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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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27 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

20 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

2 years ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

12 months ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

22 months ago.

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


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