Average Bench: 115% (188th of 1058)

Based on 375,788 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged 15.0% 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 303MB/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 48.2%. 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 416MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 423MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 375,788 samples)
Min Avg Max
384 Read 488 517
301 Write 444 493
281 Mixed 416 469
234 SusWrite 423 491
99.7% 443 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.7 4K Read 39.1 47.9
58.4 4K Write 96.8 127
33.5 4K Mixed 52.8 65.7
178% 62.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
217 DQ Read 340 389
136 DQ Write 294 363
167 DQ Mixed 303 372
231% 312 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
650GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 481 477 480 473 479 MB/s
Read 499
Write 477
Mixed 436
SusWrite 472
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 88.3
4K Mixed 56.4
182% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 370
278% 372 MB/s
871GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 449 449 451 451 451 MB/s
Read 506
Write 450
Mixed 426
SusWrite 449
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 58.7
192% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 200
150% 201 MB/s
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 452 466 468 444 437 MB/s
Read 500
Write 464
Mixed 449
SusWrite 433
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 51.6
168% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
214GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 448 463 468 450 437 MB/s
Read 494
Write 469
Mixed 448
SusWrite 438
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 85.5
4K Mixed 50
166% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 362
273% 365 MB/s
602GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 429 424 423 407 415 MB/s
Read 449
Write 429
Mixed 405
SusWrite 417
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 38.1
147% 57.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 288
238% 341 MB/s
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 451 454 458 460 444 MB/s
Read 482
Write 459
Mixed 444
SusWrite 452
104% 459 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 63.2
4K Mixed 40.2
131% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
273% 365 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 41,719,107 SSDs tested.

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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 78,629 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,077

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 Comments

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

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Excellent

11 months ago.

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


Good

5 months ago.

its fast and serves its purpose fantastic.


Good

8 months ago.

best price\performance 1 tb ssd at 2020


Excellent

24 months ago.

Good :)


Excellent

15 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

18 months ago.

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


Excellent

2 years ago.

Super Fast Read And Writes!!!!


Good

2 years 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

24 months ago.

Excellent


Poor

4 months ago.

78% Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)


Excellent

2 years ago.

Fastest SSD before you get into NVMe drives, love it


Excellent

2 months ago.

It's THE SSD to get if you want/need a SATA drive.


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