Average Bench: 113% (163rd of 1011)

Based on 94,836 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged 13.3% 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 303MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB is 51.2%. 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 418MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 422MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 94,836 samples)
Min Avg Max
374 Read 481 516
332 Write 445 492
294 Mixed 418 468
258 SusWrite 422 488
99.4% 442 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.8 4K Read 37.1 45.3
49.7 4K Write 97.9 134
29.6 4K Mixed 51.1 64.2
173% 62 MB/s
Min Avg Max
217 DQ Read 341 388
146 DQ Write 301 361
137 DQ Mixed 303 371
232% 315 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
546GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 493 494 494 493 493 493 MB/s
Read 516
Write 493
Mixed 469
SusWrite 493
111% 493 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 65.9
225% 82.4 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 363 MB/s
248GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 389 475 483 469 452 MB/s
Read 514
Write 480
Mixed 458
SusWrite 445
107% 474 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 62.2
214% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 357
269% 361 MB/s
130GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 472 474 428 322 307 MB/s
Read 503
Write 481
Mixed 456
SusWrite 414
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 62.6
217% 79.4 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
259GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 436 435 452 451 455 MB/s
Read 480
Write 469
Mixed 358
SusWrite 449
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 38.2
152% 60.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 285
234% 334 MB/s
482GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 442 443 438 436 449 MB/s
Read 432
Write 404
Mixed 302
SusWrite 441
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 40.3
147% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 274
224% 320 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 433 460 455 460 425 MB/s
Read 490
Write 443
Mixed 308
SusWrite 443
95% 421 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 97.9
4K Mixed 26.9
125% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 281
222% 305 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 13,317 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
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Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,559

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 Comments

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

Added n/a ago.

Good

15 months ago.

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


Excellent

5 months ago.

Good :)


Excellent

6 months ago.

Super Fast Read And Writes!!!!


Good

6 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

5 months ago.

Excellent


Excellent

7 months ago.

Fastest SSD before you get into NVMe drives, love it


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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $195Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super) $429Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $203
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