Average Bench: 116% (155th of 1016)

Based on 4,129 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged 15.9% 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 315MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 53.2%. 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 392MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 473MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,129 samples)
Min Avg Max
372 Read 473 511
330 Write 442 491
308 Mixed 392 445
276 SusWrite 432 493
97.9% 435 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.2 4K Read 39.1 47.3
48.8 4K Write 99.2 130
33 4K Mixed 53.5 66.6
180% 64 MB/s
Min Avg Max
165 DQ Read 338 387
136 DQ Write 310 361
151 DQ Mixed 315 371
239% 321 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 409 488 495 496 496 MB/s
Read 515
Write 496
Mixed 449
SusWrite 461
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 49.9
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 71.1
243% 88.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 364
273% 365 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 393 483 491 491 485 MB/s
Read 507
Write 490
Mixed 418
SusWrite 438
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 58.9
199% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 356
268% 359 MB/s
642GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 479 482 482 483 484 484 MB/s
Read 492
Write 478
Mixed 437
SusWrite 482
106% 472 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 54.4
180% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 363
273% 364 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 478 479 470 471 471 MB/s
Read 493
Write 1.5
Mixed 401
SusWrite 466
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 66.4
4K Mixed 41.6
136% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 366
276% 370 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,680,918 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $6007 months
BHPhotoUS $63023 months
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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 11,903 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $2,118

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $218Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $43
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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