Average Bench: 112% (169th of 1011)

Based on 73,436 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 11.6% 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 301MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.6MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 53.2%. 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 377MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 397MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 73,436 samples)
Min Avg Max
374 Read 469 505
304 Write 431 484
320 Mixed 397 448
192 SusWrite 377 485
94.2% 419 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.6 4K Read 39.2 47.7
45.7 4K Write 96.5 132
34.5 4K Mixed 53.6 66.8
179% 63.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
151 DQ Read 331 385
117 DQ Write 298 355
98 DQ Mixed 301 364
229% 310 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
687GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 436 488 490 490 492 MB/s
Read 462
Write 431
Mixed 417
SusWrite 458
100% 442 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 65.7
225% 82 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 350
266% 359 MB/s
346GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 464 477 488 488 482 MB/s
Read 481
Write 468
Mixed 416
SusWrite 471
104% 459 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 62.3
209% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
380GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 356 218 214 197 193 MB/s
Read 477
Write 464
Mixed 394
SusWrite 266
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 63.1
211% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 362
271% 361 MB/s
118GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 488 488 489 446 410 MB/s
Read 494
Write 462
Mixed 403
SusWrite 464
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 91.8
4K Mixed 57.4
190% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 41
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 364
232% 253 MB/s
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 433 256 162 164 162 MB/s
Read 461
Write 449
Mixed 385
SusWrite 253
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 57
178% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,505,703 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 18,471 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,423

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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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4 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

18 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

23 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

11 months ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

21 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 i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660 $210Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $73
Intel Core i5-9600K $240Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $107
Intel Core i7-9700K $350Nvidia RTX 2060 $349Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $200
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $78G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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