Average Bench: 95.2% (264th of 1057)

Based on 2,918 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 4.8% 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 315MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 45.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 EVO mSATA 250GB is 46.6%. 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 241MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 359MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,918 samples)
Min Avg Max
374 Read 458 502
303 Write 423 483
268 Mixed 359 409
124 SusWrite 241 326
83% 370 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.1 4K Read 35.1 45.7
38.4 4K Write 78.4 114
26.3 4K Mixed 45.7 61.5
153% 53 MB/s
Min Avg Max
210 DQ Read 348 387
104 DQ Write 301 355
152 DQ Mixed 315 366
239% 322 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 279 278 278 282 285 MB/s
Read 437
Write 457
Mixed 381
SusWrite 296
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 49.3
4K Mixed 40.5
125% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 366
276% 368 MB/s
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 204 270 273 272 268 MB/s
Read 406
Write 380
Mixed 337
SusWrite 269
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 38.3
133% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 361
273% 366 MB/s
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 151 147 142 149 147 MB/s
Read 489
Write 418
Mixed 368
SusWrite 148
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 39.7
4K Mixed 39
134% 40.1 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 168
122% 162 MB/s
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 316 322 323 322 321 MB/s
Read 375
Write 364
Mixed 332
SusWrite 327
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 51.6
4K Mixed 22.9
93% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 296
220% 293 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,075,775 SSDs tested.

Typical 850 EVO mSATA 250GB Builds (Compare 7,438 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $296

Popular 850 EVO mSATA 250GB systems:

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Intel Core i5-11600K $259Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
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