Average Bench: 114% (189th of 1058)

Based on 447,629 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 1TB averaged 14.2% 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 295MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52.4MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 1TB is 51.3%. 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 413MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 420MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 447,629 samples)
Min Avg Max
423 Read 492 517
274 Write 441 493
273 Mixed 413 469
221 SusWrite 420 490
99.4% 442 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.9 4K Read 38.9 47.7
54.2 4K Write 95.6 125
32.1 4K Mixed 52.4 65.7
177% 62.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
217 DQ Read 335 389
137 DQ Write 286 363
174 DQ Mixed 295 372
225% 305 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
98GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 499 497 499 500 500 499 MB/s
Read 519
Write 499
Mixed 475
SusWrite 499
112% 498 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 61.3
206% 73.6 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 374
282% 376 MB/s
784GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 476 474 479 475 473 MB/s
Read 502
Write 480
Mixed 459
SusWrite 474
108% 479 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 53.9
179% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 368
277% 371 MB/s
231GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 458 461 461 461 463 MB/s
Read 493
Write 461
Mixed 426
SusWrite 460
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 47.5
176% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 367
277% 370 MB/s
812GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 478 479 478 484 473 MB/s
Read 508
Write 461
Mixed 330
SusWrite 477
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 43.5
166% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 269
229% 336 MB/s
678GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 474 474 472 475 476 MB/s
Read 501
Write 467
Mixed 435
SusWrite 474
106% 469 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 52.9
4K Mixed 40.9
133% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
61GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 458 446 435 417 286 MB/s
Read 476
Write 412
Mixed 405
SusWrite 418
96% 428 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 74.6
4K Mixed 47.6
146% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 351
264% 353 MB/s
470GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 291 298 288 295 297 MB/s
Read 410
Write 370
Mixed 375
SusWrite 292
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 34.1
4K Mixed 27.1
89% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 322
209% 243 MB/s
348GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 205 200 202 189 197 MB/s
Read 317
Write 302
Mixed 229
SusWrite 191
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 50.6
4K Mixed 26.7
84% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 194
155% 217 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 1TB Builds (Compare 85,150 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,061

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 Comments

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

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Excellent

13 months ago.

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


Good

7 months ago.

its fast and serves its purpose fantastic.


Good

11 months ago.

best price\performance 1 tb ssd at 2020


Excellent

2 years ago.

Good :)


Excellent

18 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

20 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

2 years ago.

Excellent


Poor

6 months ago.

78% Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)


Excellent

2 years ago.

Fastest SSD before you get into NVMe drives, love it


Excellent

5 months ago.

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


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