Average Bench: 96% (259th of 1058)

Based on 1,614 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 500GB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB averaged just 3.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 283MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 41.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB is 59.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 313MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 371MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,614 samples)
Min Avg Max
354 Read 457 515
181 Write 387 489
212 Mixed 371 465
154 SusWrite 313 439
85.8% 382 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.2 4K Read 31.8 44.6
37.6 4K Write 79.8 123
19.8 4K Mixed 41.5 62
144% 51 MB/s
Min Avg Max
160 DQ Read 342 388
108 DQ Write 292 361
114 DQ Mixed 283 369
221% 305 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
260GB free
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 391 428 424 421 347 MB/s
Read 505
Write 473
Mixed 453
SusWrite 402
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 52.6
174% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT44B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 296 296 289 287 285 MB/s
Read 511
Write 487
Mixed 463
SusWrite 290
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 40.9
184% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 250
215% 316 MB/s
261GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT44B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 301 297 291 282 284 MB/s
Read 471
Write 442
Mixed 426
SusWrite 292
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 53.2
179% 63.4 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 242
207% 305 MB/s
427GB free
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 455 469 443 472 291 MB/s
Read 495
Write 470
Mixed 438
SusWrite 425
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 69
4K Mixed 41.1
137% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
388GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 293 298 277 293 298 MB/s
Read 417
Write 418
Mixed 404
SusWrite 302
87% 385 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 73.6
4K Mixed 45.9
152% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
321GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 235 193 206 229 232 MB/s
Read 306
Write 260
Mixed 224
SusWrite 220
57% 253 MB/s
4K Read 9.9
4K Write 8
4K Mixed 9.1
31% 9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 56,072,278 SSDs tested.

Typical 860 EVO mSATA 500GB Builds (Compare 4,854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision M4800

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $400

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