Average Bench: 114% (175th of 1037)

Based on 258,227 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged 13.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 310MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB is 47.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 412MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 421MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 258,227 samples)
Min Avg Max
390 Read 483 516
326 Write 444 493
278 Mixed 412 467
267 SusWrite 421 489
99% 440 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.1 4K Read 38 47.4
57.6 4K Write 96.9 128
32.7 4K Mixed 51.8 65.7
175% 62.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
218 DQ Read 346 388
176 DQ Write 303 362
193 DQ Mixed 310 371
236% 320 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
812GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 483 482 489 489 488 MB/s
Read 513
Write 491
Mixed 453
SusWrite 482
109% 485 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 64.7
218% 76.9 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 370
278% 369 MB/s
836GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 477 480 480 480 479 MB/s
Read 500
Write 478
Mixed 457
SusWrite 478
108% 478 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 60.7
205% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
595GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 472 478 467 466 466 MB/s
Read 492
Write 464
Mixed 431
SusWrite 470
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 57.1
195% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 358
270% 361 MB/s
238GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 484 483 484 484 483 MB/s
Read 502
Write 479
Mixed 462
SusWrite 483
109% 482 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 98.4
4K Mixed 54.4
181% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
456GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 461 469 462 460 462 MB/s
Read 461
Write 444
Mixed 424
SusWrite 461
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 90.4
4K Mixed 49.7
166% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 354
266% 355 MB/s
458GB free
Firmware: RVT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 447 447 447 447 445 MB/s
Read 497
Write 439
Mixed 446
SusWrite 446
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 75.6
4K Mixed 49.1
159% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 199
149% 200 MB/s
221GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 428 439 400 299 254 MB/s
Read 499
Write 475
Mixed 351
SusWrite 360
95% 421 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 35.5
138% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 245
202% 288 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 201 114 110 106 105 MB/s
Read 479
Write 319
Mixed 282
SusWrite 137
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 77
4K Mixed 38.4
135% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 224
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 185
143% 196 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 43,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,051

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 Comments

Controller: Samsung MJX. Memory: Samsung 64 layer TLC V-NAND

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Excellent

5 months ago.

2.5 years in near daily use, no problems at all.


Good

2 months ago.

best price\performance 1 tb ssd at 2020


Excellent

17 months ago.

Good :)


Excellent

9 months ago.

This is a great SSD that provides high speeds and a plentiful of storage at a reasonable cost. It is perfect for those who want a lot of storage on a well-performing SSD and are fine with paying more than a budget SSD.


Excellent

11 months ago.

Great SSD. Great performance, very reliable, fair price and pretty good software support via Samsung Magician.


Excellent

19 months ago.

Super Fast Read And Writes!!!!


Good

18 months ago.

A bit plain. Overall though well worth the money, but I don't like how I had to set it upside down in order to have the SATA cables in the right direction.


Excellent

17 months ago.

Excellent


Excellent

19 months ago.

Fastest SSD before you get into NVMe drives, love it


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