Average Bench: 105% (163rd of 991)

Based on 925 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged 5.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 241MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 41.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 47.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 398MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 415MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 925 samples)
Min Avg Max
364 Read 482 524
246 Write 440 502
272 Mixed 415 513
200 SusWrite 398 484
97.6% 434 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.5 4K Read 34.7 41.7
44.9 4K Write 91.3 125
24.1 4K Mixed 41.1 57.2
154% 55.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
36.6 DQ Read 306 385
107 DQ Write 282 351
28.3 DQ Mixed 241 360
196% 276 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 489 491 489 490 487 MB/s
Read 508
Write 490
Mixed 412
SusWrite 484
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 55.2
193% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
237GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 470 473 471 470 471 MB/s
Read 480
Write 470
Mixed 393
SusWrite 471
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 53.7
187% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
271% 362 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 354 360 364 363 363 MB/s
Read 372
Write 363
Mixed 315
SusWrite 359
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 47.2
158% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 247
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 199
156% 216 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 334 349 349 352 352 349 MB/s
Read 356
Write 362
Mixed 292
SusWrite 347
76% 339 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 75
4K Mixed 43.3
142% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 204
158% 218 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,089,043 SSDs tested.

 Prices

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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 12,766 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 118%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 101%
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Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $188

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,902

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 Comments

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND

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2 month ago.

it sucks its so fast


Terrible

6 months ago.

too expensive and will get cheaper


Average

2 months ago.

Much better options available now but still a really good SSD


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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
HDDRAMUSB
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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