Average Bench: 111% (170th of 1012)

Based on 14,281 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO M.2 500GB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB averaged 10.8% 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 320MB/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 M.2 500GB is 56%. 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 334MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 366MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,281 samples)
Min Avg Max
394 Read 471 507
321 Write 438 491
306 Mixed 366 404
138 SusWrite 334 480
90.3% 402 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.3 4K Read 40 48.4
58 4K Write 99.4 134
35.6 4K Mixed 54.3 66.7
183% 64.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
219 DQ Read 346 385
180 DQ Write 310 350
156 DQ Mixed 320 363
242% 325 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 328 317 316 317 315 MB/s
Read 476
Write 458
Mixed 375
SusWrite 346
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 66.6
228% 83 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 363
273% 365 MB/s
465GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 487 487 489 489 489 MB/s
Read 504
Write 488
Mixed 414
SusWrite 486
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 56.3
186% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 355
267% 357 MB/s
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 392 187 129 94 73 MB/s
Read 497
Write 469
Mixed 397
SusWrite 223
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 64.5
221% 79.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 141 99 72 78 77 MB/s
Read 497
Write 461
Mixed 394
SusWrite 153
84% 376 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 64.5
220% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,094,986 SSDs tested.

Typical 850 EVO M.2 500GB Builds (Compare 11,035 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

System: Dell Inspiron 7559

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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

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Excellent

1 month ago.

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


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Intel Core i5-9400F $148Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $270Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $200AMD RX 590 $180Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $58
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