Average Bench: 97% (196th of 996)

Based on 516 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 500GB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB averaged just 2.9% 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 291MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 40.9MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB is 56.2%. 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 344MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 382MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 516 samples)
Min Avg Max
355 Read 453 509
284 Write 400 482
249 Mixed 382 456
268 SusWrite 344 424
88.8% 395 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.8 4K Read 30.9 43.5
34.9 4K Write 79.1 121
19 4K Mixed 40.9 59.3
141% 50.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
125 DQ Read 336 388
121 DQ Write 302 351
55.2 DQ Mixed 291 364
226% 310 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
341GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 486 490 497 333 278 MB/s
Read 521
Write 498
Mixed 471
SusWrite 407
107% 474 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 62.5
215% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 366
276% 369 MB/s
340GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 466 474 481 369 289 MB/s
Read 507
Write 486
Mixed 446
SusWrite 419
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 88.2
4K Mixed 49.9
167% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 355
268% 359 MB/s
144GB free
Firmware: RVT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 468 462 463 350 264 MB/s
Read 486
Write 459
Mixed 444
SusWrite 413
102% 450 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 47.8
174% 63 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 359
DQ Mixed 328
245% 322 MB/s
406GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 276 293 297 298 298 298 MB/s
Read 463
Write 433
Mixed 425
SusWrite 293
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 50.1
167% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
332GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 288 281 293 294 294 MB/s
Read 468
Write 416
Mixed 406
SusWrite 290
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 47.6
159% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 36.7
DQ Write 84.8
DQ Mixed 49.2
41% 56.9 MB/s
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT41B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 262 288 292 295 297 297 MB/s
Read 434
Write 298
Mixed 262
SusWrite 288
72% 320 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 32.6
121% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 237
203% 300 MB/s
283GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 266 251 171 403 404 MB/s
Read 344
Write 407
Mixed 300
SusWrite 297
76% 337 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 37
4K Mixed 26.3
85% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 305
228% 303 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,722,657 SSDs tested.

Typical 860 EVO mSATA 500GB Builds (Compare 3,367 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

System: Dell Precision M4800

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $500

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