Average Bench: 112% (212th of 1074)

Based on 8,527 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Evo 2TB averaged 11.8% 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 306MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Evo 2TB is 56.6%. 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 394MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 469MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,527 samples)
Min Avg Max
365 Read 469 510
328 Write 438 491
318 Mixed 394 442
290 SusWrite 422 490
97% 431 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.4 4K Read 38.1 46.8
39 4K Write 90 129
30.3 4K Mixed 51.1 66.2
171% 59.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
217 DQ Read 341 388
101 DQ Write 287 362
122 DQ Mixed 306 373
231% 311 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
487GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 490 492 485 492 491 MB/s
Read 510
Write 493
Mixed 444
SusWrite 490
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 63.9
213% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 371
279% 372 MB/s
770GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 484 486 482 487 487 485 MB/s
Read 499
Write 471
Mixed 424
SusWrite 485
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 54.8
189% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 344
259% 346 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 475 483 483 483 482 MB/s
Read 503
Write 487
Mixed 428
SusWrite 481
107% 475 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 54.1
180% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 372
280% 374 MB/s
249GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 428 432 391 406 162 MB/s
Read 432
Write 416
Mixed 345
SusWrite 374
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 36.6
4K Mixed 28.7
92% 29.7 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 247
DQ Mixed 272
206% 278 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 385 385 386 380 386 MB/s
Read 448
Write 381
Mixed 375
SusWrite 383
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 12.6
4K Mixed 15.2
55% 15.7 MB/s
DQ Read 144
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 161
110% 136 MB/s
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Typical 850 Evo 2TB Builds (Compare 26,527 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
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Gaming 142%
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Desktop
Desktop 96%
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Workstation
Workstation 131%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,237

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Intel Core i5-12600K $176Nvidia RTX 4060 $293Crucial MX500 250GB $39
Intel Core i5-12400F $124Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $385Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $80
Intel Core i5-13600K $260Nvidia RTX 4070 $550Samsung 870 Evo 250GB $45
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