Average Bench: 113% (167th of 1011)

Based on 69,445 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 12.8% 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 311MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 54.4MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 1TB is 50.6%. 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 400MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 69,445 samples)
Min Avg Max
365 Read 470 506
330 Write 436 486
328 Mixed 400 450
192 SusWrite 379 487
94.8% 421 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.3 4K Read 39.8 47.8
51.7 4K Write 97.9 131
33.5 4K Mixed 54.4 66.9
182% 64 MB/s
Min Avg Max
177 DQ Read 336 384
167 DQ Write 306 359
131 DQ Mixed 311 365
236% 318 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
100GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 471 462 473 473 473 MB/s
Read 494
Write 447
Mixed 404
SusWrite 470
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 64.7
219% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 357
268% 359 MB/s
698GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 484 484 488 488 485 MB/s
Read 501
Write 493
Mixed 446
SusWrite 484
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 59.5
199% 71.4 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 345
266% 363 MB/s
670GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 448 453 444 449 445 MB/s
Read 451
Write 424
Mixed 382
SusWrite 442
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 45.8
153% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 353
266% 355 MB/s
259GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 242 243 239 244 241 MB/s
Read 339
Write 247
Mixed 277
SusWrite 243
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 39.6
4K Mixed 30.1
96% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 157
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 142
107% 143 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,944,654 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
EbayUS $3252 mins
OutletPCUS $3301 day
AmazonUS $3422 months
BHPhotoUS $34818 months
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 17,449 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,389

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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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2 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

16 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

21 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

9 months ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

19 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 $143Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $86
Intel Core i5-9600K $219Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $102
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $196AMD RX 580 $173Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $799SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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