Average Bench: 109% (190th of 1030)

Based on 1,282 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged 9.4% 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 318MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 47.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 48.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 373MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 414MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,282 samples)
Min Avg Max
365 Read 470 510
256 Write 426 491
273 Mixed 373 419
203 SusWrite 414 487
94.7% 421 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.5 4K Read 35.1 41.9
49.1 4K Write 92.2 123
31.9 4K Mixed 47.8 58.9
163% 58.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
217 DQ Read 352 387
142 DQ Write 305 353
164 DQ Mixed 318 364
241% 325 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 486 482 492 491 490 MB/s
Read 416
Write 493
Mixed 406
SusWrite 486
102% 450 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 59.6
210% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 355
268% 361 MB/s
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 490 495 498 497 498 MB/s
Read 512
Write 496
Mixed 403
SusWrite 494
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 54
188% 68.9 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 368
278% 372 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 428 433 463 459 471 MB/s
Read 508
Write 471
Mixed 394
SusWrite 443
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 45.7
148% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 267
196% 263 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,688,264 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $8435 months
BHPhotoUS $8492 years
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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 2,684 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B75M-D3H - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 26% - Poor Total price: $1,107

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 Comments

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

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Terrible

2 years ago.

too expensive and will get cheaper


Average

20 months ago.

Much better options available now but still a really good SSD


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