Average Bench: 116% (142nd of 1000)

Based on 52,566 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged 15.9% 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 319MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.7MB/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 417MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 484MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 52,566 samples)
Min Avg Max
376 Read 484 516
334 Write 449 493
291 Mixed 417 468
289 SusWrite 435 490
100% 446 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.1 4K Read 37.5 46.1
58.5 4K Write 101 140
32.7 4K Mixed 51.7 66.3
177% 63.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
243 DQ Read 356 388
176 DQ Write 318 361
159 DQ Mixed 319 370
244% 331 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
724GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 490 489 492 493 492 MB/s
Read 514
Write 491
Mixed 465
SusWrite 485
110% 489 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 63.1
216% 79 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 363
273% 366 MB/s
830GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 481 482 487 487 487 MB/s
Read 510
Write 484
Mixed 468
SusWrite 475
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 57.9
196% 70 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 349
263% 353 MB/s
587GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 476 476 485 485 485 MB/s
Read 503
Write 483
Mixed 456
SusWrite 478
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 52.5
188% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 370
278% 372 MB/s
424GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 470 470 471 472 466 470 MB/s
Read 475
Write 466
Mixed 435
SusWrite 470
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 54.5
188% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 372
280% 374 MB/s
921GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 448 453 473 455 437 MB/s
Read 483
Write 462
Mixed 437
SusWrite 446
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 94.8
4K Mixed 52.8
175% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 350
265% 356 MB/s
653GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 464 465 466 464 465 MB/s
Read 502
Write 462
Mixed 442
SusWrite 464
105% 468 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 71.4
4K Mixed 45.9
149% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 331
249% 334 MB/s
614GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 455 457 454 455 461 MB/s
Read 505
Write 481
Mixed 341
SusWrite 459
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 90.7
4K Mixed 38.1
142% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 277
230% 332 MB/s
547GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 447 453 459 463 467 MB/s
Read 487
Write 449
Mixed 357
SusWrite 455
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 28.1
132% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 288
227% 312 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 22,671 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,598

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 Comments

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

Added n/a ago.

Good

11 months ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

Good :)


Excellent

2 months ago.

Super Fast Read And Writes!!!!


Good

2 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

1 month ago.

Excellent


Excellent

2 months ago.

Fastest SSD before you get into NVMe drives, love it


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