Average Bench: 116% (136th of 996)

Based on 3,017 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged 16.4% 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 325MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.7MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 55.2%. This is a relatively 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 472MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,017 samples)
Min Avg Max
362 Read 472 512
333 Write 442 491
307 Mixed 393 436
310 SusWrite 433 488
97.9% 435 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.7 4K Read 38.7 47.9
51.5 4K Write 100 139
34.9 4K Mixed 53.7 67.8
181% 64.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
184 DQ Read 351 387
140 DQ Write 316 354
163 DQ Mixed 325 365
246% 331 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 465 455 457 461 483 MB/s
Read 438
Write 488
Mixed 443
SusWrite 465
104% 459 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 65.1
218% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 178
146% 211 MB/s
205GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 403 402 403 400 403 MB/s
Read 436
Write 417
Mixed 375
SusWrite 395
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 61.8
210% 76.3 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
272% 365 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 340 341 350 343 347 MB/s
Read 354
Write 82.8
Mixed 325
SusWrite 343
62% 276 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 56.6
4K Mixed 41.7
133% 43.8 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 138
DQ Mixed 211
150% 194 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,721,910 SSDs tested.

 Prices

BHPhotoUS $63014 months
AmazonUS $75057 mins
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NeweggUS $1,0006 hrs
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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 3,031 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 85%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EDITION 10 - $485

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $2,083

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $366Nvidia GTX 1070 $379Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $159Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $80
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $115Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $93
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $95SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $711SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $100SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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