Average Bench: 115% (156th of 1011)

Based on 3,767 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged 15.1% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 307MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.3MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 63.6%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 393MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 476MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,767 samples)
Min Avg Max
359 Read 476 512
297 Write 442 491
297 Mixed 393 444
230 SusWrite 426 493
97.8% 434 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24 4K Read 38.9 47
45.6 4K Write 98 131
29.6 4K Mixed 53.3 66.3
179% 63.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
136 DQ Read 335 386
137 DQ Write 307 360
63.6 DQ Mixed 307 370
234% 316 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
207GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 462 451 461 457 416 MB/s
Read 496
Write 478
Mixed 430
SusWrite 452
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 62.4
202% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 357
268% 358 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 473 472 475 474 474 MB/s
Read 498
Write 476
Mixed 410
SusWrite 473
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 52
182% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 358
269% 360 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 490 463 489 489 489 MB/s
Read 321
Write 391
Mixed 81.5
SusWrite 480
72% 318 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 56.4
189% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 354
242% 292 MB/s
737GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 469 476 477 480 477 MB/s
Read 495
Write 484
Mixed 425
SusWrite 472
106% 469 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 35
155% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 448 449 449 449 450 450 MB/s
Read 497
Write 446
Mixed 397
SusWrite 449
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 53.2
180% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 138
DQ Mixed 194
140% 184 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 376 484 492 492 494 MB/s
Read 22
Write 2.5
Mixed 5.8
SusWrite 401
25% 108 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 7.8
39% 9.57 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

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AmazonUS $6005 months
BHPhotoUS $63022 months
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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 11,383 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $2,083

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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
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