Average Bench: 95% (249th of 1040)

Based on 3,086 user benchmarks.  Models: Samsung SSD 850 EVO mSATA 250GB, Samsung SSD 850 EVO mSAT

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 850 EVO mSATA 250GB averaged just 4.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 EVO mSATA 250GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 307MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 45.2MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 EVO mSATA 250GB is 53.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 EVO mSATA 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 258MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 360MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,086 samples)
Min Avg Max
366 Read 453 501
335 Write 426 486
294 Mixed 360 402
134 SusWrite 258 328
84% 374 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.9 4K Read 34.9 44.5
35.5 4K Write 76.8 110
25.7 4K Mixed 45.2 59.2
151% 52.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
160 DQ Read 336 387
105 DQ Write 295 355
137 DQ Mixed 307 366
232% 312 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
162GB free
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 310 309 306 305 306 MB/s
Read 510
Write 494
Mixed 425
SusWrite 327
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 64.5
220% 78.9 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 368
278% 373 MB/s
130GB free
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 278 261 257 252 247 MB/s
Read 493
Write 476
Mixed 402
SusWrite 284
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 61.3
206% 72.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 366
277% 370 MB/s
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 312 314 315 308 291 MB/s
Read 482
Write 455
Mixed 383
SusWrite 324
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 92.1
4K Mixed 54.8
181% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 268
201% 269 MB/s
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 296 298 298 299 299 MB/s
Read 478
Write 457
Mixed 365
SusWrite 313
91% 403 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 78.2
4K Mixed 45.1
153% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 353
265% 354 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,683,536 SSDs tested.

Typical 850 EVO mSATA 250GB Builds (Compare 662 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-16GF

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