Average Bench: 106% (163rd of 992)

Based on 107,973 user benchmarks.  Models: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 500GB, Samsung SSD 860 EVO 500G

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 Evo 500GB averaged 6.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 Evo 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 294MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 48.2MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 Evo 500GB is 52.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 Evo 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 340MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 388MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 107,973 samples)
Min Avg Max
368 Read 476 516
267 Write 412 492
254 Mixed 388 467
208 SusWrite 340 439
90.8% 404 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.3 4K Read 35.9 45.4
50.1 4K Write 97.7 135
27.5 4K Mixed 48.2 63.9
168% 60.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
161 DQ Read 347 389
109 DQ Write 306 362
53.5 DQ Mixed 294 370
229% 316 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
406GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 456 457 458 447 297 MB/s
Read 476
Write 453
Mixed 438
SusWrite 429
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 65.4
219% 80.8 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
309GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 360 358 337 345 349 MB/s
Read 485
Write 470
Mixed 404
SusWrite 349
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 64.1
218% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 306
232% 310 MB/s
401GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 461 460 450 371 290 MB/s
Read 458
Write 444
Mixed 420
SusWrite 412
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 55.4
184% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 46.8
114% 237 MB/s
395GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 417 421 433 398 356 MB/s
Read 473
Write 439
Mixed 406
SusWrite 406
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 55.7
182% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 217
163% 219 MB/s
57GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 316 316 310 256 154 MB/s
Read 504
Write 478
Mixed 457
SusWrite 292
97% 433 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 81.6
4K Mixed 47.2
161% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 254
186% 244 MB/s
320GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 227 231 238 241 241 241 MB/s
Read 374
Write 294
Mixed 256
SusWrite 236
65% 290 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 35.7
137% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 182
144% 202 MB/s
65GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 231 229 224 222 216 MB/s
Read 468
Write 252
Mixed 262
SusWrite 230
67% 303 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 48.9
4K Mixed 24.3
88% 31.1 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 220
191% 284 MB/s
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Typical 860 Evo 500GB Builds (Compare 19,247 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 111%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,250

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 Comments

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

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1 month ago.

Way cheaper and pretty much same performance,


Poor

1 month ago.

it is a fast and cheap as product, absolutely love it


Good

5 hrs ago.

c'est celui que j'ai il est PARFAIT


Excellent

21 days ago.

Insane value for money.


Excellent

3 months ago.

I buy one and its a very good option for hight performances... windows starts so fast


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