Average Bench: 110% (203rd of 1058)

Based on 136,250 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 9.9% 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 308MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52.3MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 56.9%. 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 374MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 396MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 136,250 samples)
Min Avg Max
368 Read 471 504
311 Write 427 482
307 Mixed 396 448
179 SusWrite 374 486
93.8% 417 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.1 4K Read 39 46.9
46.5 4K Write 90.5 125
33.6 4K Mixed 52.3 65.5
174% 60.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
213 DQ Read 337 385
117 DQ Write 292 361
164 DQ Mixed 308 371
232% 312 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
398GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 482 486 487 488 487 MB/s
Read 497
Write 461
Mixed 426
SusWrite 484
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 59.2
194% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 366
275% 367 MB/s
704GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 477 481 480 480 478 MB/s
Read 497
Write 460
Mixed 402
SusWrite 478
104% 459 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 54.2
183% 63.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 354
266% 355 MB/s
402GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 441 366 326 318 314 MB/s
Read 498
Write 458
Mixed 414
SusWrite 370
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 88.3
4K Mixed 54.3
179% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 374
281% 374 MB/s
612GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 453 454 455 455 455 MB/s
Read 486
Write 442
Mixed 410
SusWrite 454
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 91.8
4K Mixed 55.8
184% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 201
151% 202 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 51,172,203 SSDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $310 @ launch in Dec '14
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 13,107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,399

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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 5 years ago.

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13 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

3 years ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

4 years ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

3 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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