Average Bench: 116% (133rd of 991)

Based on 2,417 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged 16.3% 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 322MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 53.8MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 54.1%. 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 391MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 471MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,417 samples)
Min Avg Max
363 Read 471 512
293 Write 438 491
285 Mixed 391 442
274 SusWrite 429 488
97.3% 432 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.1 4K Read 39 47.3
52.2 4K Write 101 141
33.9 4K Mixed 53.8 66.8
181% 64.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
80.3 DQ Read 346 386
139 DQ Write 318 354
64.8 DQ Mixed 322 365
244% 329 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
317GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 477 480 473 483 176 MB/s
Read 510
Write 481
Mixed 442
SusWrite 428
105% 465 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 67.7
232% 83.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 357
268% 359 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 452 455 452 451 451 MB/s
Read 468
Write 451
Mixed 396
SusWrite 452
100% 442 MB/s
4K Read 44.8
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 62.2
209% 74.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 363
273% 365 MB/s
646GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 474 483 489 478 431 MB/s
Read 512
Write 475
Mixed 394
SusWrite 468
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 58.6
199% 71.7 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 363
273% 364 MB/s
740GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 431 444 442 442 442 MB/s
Read 457
Write 435
Mixed 366
SusWrite 440
96% 424 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 52.3
178% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 334
252% 339 MB/s
740GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 445 438 442 440 437 436 MB/s
Read 484
Write 442
Mixed 400
SusWrite 440
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 52
166% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 322
243% 325 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,089,043 SSDs tested.

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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 8,103 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $294

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $2,241

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $336Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $78
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $149Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
Intel Core i5-8600K $259Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $115SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $750SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $41Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $126SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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