Average Bench: 117% (111th of 959)

Based on 7,513 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged 17.0% 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 324MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB is 46.9%. 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 426MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 484MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,513 samples)
Min Avg Max
387 Read 484 517
354 Write 452 493
314 Mixed 426 470
283 SusWrite 438 490
101% 450 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.1 4K Read 37.8 45.1
56.7 4K Write 102 135
35.6 4K Mixed 52.8 65.1
179% 64.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
244 DQ Read 358 389
182 DQ Write 323 362
136 DQ Mixed 324 371
247% 335 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
360GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 498 499 499 499 499 499 MB/s
Read 518
Write 498
Mixed 470
SusWrite 499
112% 497 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 66.6
230% 84.3 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 363
273% 366 MB/s
608GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 483 487 490 493 494 MB/s
Read 515
Write 491
Mixed 456
SusWrite 476
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 59.3
205% 73.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
825GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 470 384 476 483 484 483 MB/s
Read 503
Write 483
Mixed 462
SusWrite 463
108% 478 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 95.7
4K Mixed 53.8
178% 62.8 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 352
263% 350 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 416 433 439 423 438 MB/s
Read 514
Write 406
Mixed 382
SusWrite 430
97% 433 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 47.7
170% 63 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 372
281% 375 MB/s
884GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 447 172 381 260 283 MB/s
Read 502
Write 461
Mixed 451
SusWrite 289
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 60.1
204% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 300
230% 310 MB/s
782GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 381 354 377 402 383 MB/s
Read 504
Write 447
Mixed 458
SusWrite 373
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 89.8
4K Mixed 51.4
170% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 5.2
74% 177 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 14,513 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,618

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 Comments

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

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9 days ago.

Extremely Reliable and fast read/write


Good

4 months ago.

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


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