Average Bench: 95.7% (222nd of 1011)

Based on 651 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 500GB

Excellent average bench

The Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB averaged just 4.2% 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 290MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 40.3MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 EVO mSATA 500GB is 54.1%. 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 335MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 377MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 651 samples)
Min Avg Max
354 Read 451 510
274 Write 394 483
243 Mixed 377 459
238 SusWrite 335 427
87.5% 389 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.8 4K Read 30.5 42.9
35.7 4K Write 77.2 117
19.8 4K Mixed 40.3 58.3
139% 49.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
140 DQ Read 339 388
132 DQ Write 302 354
98.4 DQ Mixed 290 365
226% 310 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
444GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 402 416 405 397 275 MB/s
Read 470
Write 430
Mixed 404
SusWrite 383
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 44.2
153% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 366
276% 368 MB/s
432GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 395 423 417 423 322 MB/s
Read 430
Write 412
Mixed 413
SusWrite 396
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 79.7
4K Mixed 40.4
141% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 358
270% 361 MB/s
432GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT42B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 392 424 426 428 349 MB/s
Read 436
Write 410
Mixed 399
SusWrite 392
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 42.1
134% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 358
270% 361 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,938,577 SSDs tested.

Typical 860 EVO mSATA 500GB Builds (Compare 4,190 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Dell Precision M4800

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $400

Popular 860 EVO mSATA 500GB systems:

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Intel Core i5-9400F $143Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $86
Intel Core i5-9600K $219Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $102
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $196AMD RX 580 $173Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $195
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $799SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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