Average Bench: 105% (235th of 1072)

Based on 25,365 user benchmarks.  Models: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 1TB, Samsun SSD 850 PRO 1TB, Samsung SSD 850

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 1TB averaged 4.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 Pro 1TB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 304MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 44.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 1TB is 46.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Pro 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 368MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 389MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 25,365 samples)
Min Avg Max
372 Read 475 515
233 Write 420 487
275 Mixed 368 412
139 SusWrite 389 486
92.8% 413 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.4 4K Read 33.3 41
45.8 4K Write 87.5 120
30.1 4K Mixed 44.7 55.2
154% 55.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
219 DQ Read 344 389
119 DQ Write 288 361
152 DQ Mixed 304 368
231% 312 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
954GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 466 472 462 455 457 MB/s
Read 459
Write 434
Mixed 389
SusWrite 463
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 65.3
4K Mixed 42.1
130% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 345
261% 350 MB/s
346GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 381 385 385 372 364 MB/s
Read 488
Write 396
Mixed 389
SusWrite 351
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 79.9
4K Mixed 43.1
144% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 350
264% 354 MB/s
108GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 330 320 373 378 404 MB/s
Read 464
Write 439
Mixed 351
SusWrite 366
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 66.1
4K Mixed 38.5
128% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 279
223% 311 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,677,078 SSDs tested


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Gaming 101%
Desktop 84%
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Workstation 90%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $122

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,003

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Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND

The world's first 3D vertical NAND flash memory...

Added 7 years ago.


7 years ago.

since i'm not allowed to comment on anything else i have. i have commented here. also not being able to comment and vote for and comment everything is stupid. not listing everything is stupid, too. especially when you look it up in builds and it doesn't show up. you gotta hack and input it manually. what is this? some kind of conpsiracy to only promote certain popular desktop computer parts? how bias... since there isn't a bbs forum, and i don't really have anything else i can comment on, i'll just post this all here. anyway. i like the 1TB. 10/10. would buy again. if i had any money. i like the 2TB too. but it's too expensive at $1000. too expensive now at $800 too. maybe when it's at $600 to $400 or something.

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Intel Core i5-13600K $279Nvidia RTX 4060 $300Crucial MX500 250GB $40
Intel Core i5-12600K $182Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $385Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $80
Intel Core i5-12400F $133Nvidia RTX 4070 $409Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $40SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $30Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $43SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $51G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $351SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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