Average Bench: 110% (204th of 1058)

Based on 24,104 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO M.2 500GB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB averaged 9.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 314MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB is 52.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 348MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 365MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 24,104 samples)
Min Avg Max
391 Read 469 508
312 Write 433 489
304 Mixed 365 405
153 SusWrite 348 481
90.8% 404 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.8 4K Read 39.6 47.8
55.8 4K Write 94.8 125
31.6 4K Mixed 53.1 65.2
178% 62.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
219 DQ Read 347 385
113 DQ Write 298 349
154 DQ Mixed 314 364
238% 320 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 178 143 138 135 122 MB/s
Read 504
Write 488
Mixed 396
SusWrite 196
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 63.4
214% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 363
273% 364 MB/s
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 281 188 188 177 178 MB/s
Read 496
Write 481
Mixed 394
SusWrite 236
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 79.8
4K Mixed 50.9
167% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 365
275% 368 MB/s
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 293 171 177 175 163 MB/s
Read 498
Write 478
Mixed 393
SusWrite 220
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 50
165% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 360
272% 363 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 250 113 109 102 123 MB/s
Read 424
Write 431
Mixed 349
SusWrite 186
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 69.5
4K Mixed 41.5
136% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 348
263% 352 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,497,839 SSDs tested.

Typical 850 EVO M.2 500GB Builds (Compare 5,793 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 7559

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Excellent

2 years ago.

Fast as hell SSD - have it in my laptop, no trouble works well and very fast :D


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