Average Bench: 114% (151st of 1000)

Based on 64,026 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 13.9% 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 324MB/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 57.2%. 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 386MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 395MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 64,026 samples)
Min Avg Max
377 Read 469 504
320 Write 435 482
310 Mixed 395 443
200 SusWrite 386 486
94.9% 422 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.1 4K Read 39.5 48.1
53.6 4K Write 99.3 135
35.5 4K Mixed 54.3 67.6
182% 64.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
204 DQ Read 351 385
134 DQ Write 316 359
160 DQ Mixed 324 367
246% 330 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
616GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 490 490 489 490 492 MB/s
Read 493
Write 471
Mixed 408
SusWrite 490
105% 465 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 98.1
4K Mixed 58.7
194% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 306
236% 320 MB/s
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 462 113 126 144 94 MB/s
Read 498
Write 462
Mixed 423
SusWrite 231
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 65.4
224% 82.6 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
268% 357 MB/s
93GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 448 452 456 477 479 483 MB/s
Read 487
Write 440
Mixed 381
SusWrite 466
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 82.5
4K Mixed 51
166% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 341
257% 343 MB/s
610GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 318 330 339 358 366 MB/s
Read 405
Write 355
Mixed 369
SusWrite 340
83% 367 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 38
125% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 325
245% 328 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,374,440 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Dec '14
EbayUS $30045 mins
OutletPCUS $30014 hrs
AmazonUS $32712 mins
NeweggUS $3304 months
BHPhotoUS $34815 months
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Typical 850 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 15,625 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,390

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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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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

13 months ago.

Quality has a price but he is perfect


Excellent

18 months ago.

Cheap and no more different with Pro.


Excellent

5 months ago.

Outstanding SATA SSD, a market standard.


Excellent

16 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 i7-8700K $356Nvidia GTX 1070 $314Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $92
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $145Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $208Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $99
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $108Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $90SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $651SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $73Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $85SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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