Average Bench: 113% (177th of 1040)

Based on 381,099 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged 13.4% 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 296MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.2MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB is 50.8%. 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 411MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 420MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 381,099 samples)
Min Avg Max
407 Read 488 517
300 Write 443 493
289 Mixed 411 468
230 SusWrite 420 492
99.1% 440 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.8 4K Read 38.1 48
48.9 4K Write 96 128
30.5 4K Mixed 51.2 66.2
174% 61.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
217 DQ Read 338 388
133 DQ Write 293 362
169 DQ Mixed 296 372
227% 309 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
260GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 488 489 489 445 487 489 MB/s
Read 514
Write 486
Mixed 446
SusWrite 481
109% 482 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 58
192% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 354
267% 357 MB/s
840GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 378 478 485 486 487 MB/s
Read 513
Write 483
Mixed 463
SusWrite 442
107% 475 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 91.9
4K Mixed 53.2
176% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 351
264% 353 MB/s
673GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 424 452 452 452 452 452 MB/s
Read 506
Write 450
Mixed 431
SusWrite 447
103% 459 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 60.1
196% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 199
150% 200 MB/s
883GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 434 446 453 455 455 MB/s
Read 498
Write 467
Mixed 434
SusWrite 442
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 47.8
162% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 370
278% 372 MB/s
552GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 440 444 462 441 445 MB/s
Read 457
Write 443
Mixed 404
SusWrite 444
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 79.3
4K Mixed 52
164% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 284
211% 280 MB/s
614GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 478 471 481 476 483 MB/s
Read 508
Write 483
Mixed 326
SusWrite 474
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 91.5
4K Mixed 42.3
150% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 288
220% 292 MB/s
692GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 416 410 435 443 441 MB/s
Read 501
Write 444
Mixed 436
SusWrite 423
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 42.4
164% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 200
150% 201 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 438 448 442 440 436 MB/s
Read 493
Write 446
Mixed 425
SusWrite 439
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 84.4
4K Mixed 38.7
135% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 352
264% 353 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 66,823 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,037

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 Comments

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

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Excellent

8 months ago.

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


Good

2 months ago.

its fast and serves its purpose fantastic.


Good

6 months ago.

best price\performance 1 tb ssd at 2020


Excellent

21 months ago.

Good :)


Excellent

13 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

15 months ago.

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


Excellent

23 months ago.

Super Fast Read And Writes!!!!


Good

22 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

21 months ago.

Excellent


Poor

1 month ago.

78% Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)


Excellent

23 months ago.

Fastest SSD before you get into NVMe drives, love it


Excellent

10 days ago.

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


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