Average Bench: 108% (168th of 1003)

Based on 1,012 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB averaged 7.8% 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 306MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 47.4MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 850 Pro 2TB is 52.6%. 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 369MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 397MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,012 samples)
Min Avg Max
359 Read 468 510
243 Write 420 489
255 Mixed 369 418
196 SusWrite 397 485
93% 413 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.9 4K Read 35 41.7
49.7 4K Write 92.7 125
32.2 4K Mixed 47.4 58.6
163% 58.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
140 DQ Read 341 386
113 DQ Write 300 352
84 DQ Mixed 306 362
233% 316 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 476 476 479 476 476 MB/s
Read 489
Write 475
Mixed 407
SusWrite 476
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 96.3
4K Mixed 46.8
166% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 407 452 473 482 482 MB/s
Read 487
Write 450
Mixed 391
SusWrite 446
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 96.2
4K Mixed 50
166% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 367
278% 373 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 405 404 402 401 403 MB/s
Read 469
Write 450
Mixed 370
SusWrite 403
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 39.4
137% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 355
268% 359 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 315 318 318 345 349 MB/s
Read 377
Write 359
Mixed 311
SusWrite 325
77% 343 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 49.3
4K Mixed 33.5
108% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 32
DQ Write 89.6
DQ Mixed 44.4
39% 55.3 MB/s
981GB free
Firmware: EXM0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 206 212 220 220 220 MB/s
Read 346
Write 379
Mixed 209
SusWrite 212
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 55.1
4K Mixed 27.3
100% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 195
146% 195 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,196,174 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $79929 mins
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Typical 850 Pro 2TB Builds (Compare 2,574 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,718

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 Comments

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

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Terrible

11 months ago.

too expensive and will get cheaper


Average

6 months ago.

Much better options available now but still a really good SSD


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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $350Nvidia GTX 1070 $335Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $101
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $144Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $280Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $78SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $646SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $75SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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