Average Bench: 103% (148th of 959)

Based on 671 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged 2.9% 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 183MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 34.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 47.5%. 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 403MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 267MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 671 samples)
Min Avg Max
376 Read 494 525
303 Write 457 502
306 Mixed 452 514
218 SusWrite 403 484
102% 452 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23 4K Read 34.3 42
41.5 4K Write 89 123
22.2 4K Mixed 35.8 55.9
145% 53.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31 DQ Read 267 384
98.5 DQ Write 263 349
23.4 DQ Mixed 183 359
160% 237 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
980GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 491 492 492 492 492 MB/s
Read 512
Write 452
Mixed 378
SusWrite 492
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 57.2
203% 75.4 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 357
269% 361 MB/s
932GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 485 487 486 487 488 481 MB/s
Read 506
Write 487
Mixed 404
SusWrite 486
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 54.3
189% 69.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 350
264% 355 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 439 455 444 442 442 MB/s
Read 459
Write 444
Mixed 386
SusWrite 446
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 45.7
156% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 359
269% 359 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 373 357 370 374 373 MB/s
Read 460
Write 380
Mixed 366
SusWrite 372
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 76.9
4K Mixed 44.8
143% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 332
247% 328 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,101,029 SSDs tested.

 Prices

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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 10,424 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 119%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 101%
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Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $194

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $2,150

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 Comments

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

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Terrible

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too expensive and will get cheaper


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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $55Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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