Average Bench: 103% (193rd of 1011)

Based on 15,837 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO M.2 250GB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB averaged 3.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 315MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB is 47.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 240MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 366MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,837 samples)
Min Avg Max
382 Read 467 508
330 Write 432 490
286 Mixed 366 409
126 SusWrite 240 325
84.3% 376 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.7 4K Read 39.5 48.2
50.9 4K Write 97.6 130
30.4 4K Mixed 52.7 65.3
179% 63.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
214 DQ Read 345 386
105 DQ Write 305 352
150 DQ Mixed 315 364
239% 322 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 383 263 261 267 270 265 MB/s
Read 442
Write 467
Mixed 363
SusWrite 285
88% 389 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 61.5
204% 74.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 366
275% 367 MB/s
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 290 292 294 294 287 MB/s
Read 441
Write 434
Mixed 351
SusWrite 310
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 55.2
194% 71.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 364
273% 364 MB/s
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 282 292 291 291 292 MB/s
Read 467
Write 451
Mixed 385
SusWrite 308
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 49.3
187% 73.3 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 145 139 132 135 133 MB/s
Read 474
Write 446
Mixed 382
SusWrite 165
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 56.3
187% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 363 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

Typical 850 EVO M.2 250GB Builds (Compare 10,958 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
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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Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $244Crucial MX500 250GB $39
Intel Core i5-9600K $200Nvidia RTX 2060 $324Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $360AMD RX 590 $180Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $54
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $32Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $76SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $58SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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