Average Bench: 113% (177th of 1037)

Based on 12,686 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO M.2 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB averaged 12.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 298MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 50.9MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB is 50.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 407MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 415MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,686 samples)
Min Avg Max
405 Read 488 517
272 Write 439 493
272 Mixed 407 468
208 SusWrite 415 487
98.4% 437 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.4 4K Read 37.3 47.2
60.9 4K Write 97 126
31 4K Mixed 50.9 65.3
173% 61.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
220 DQ Read 337 388
182 DQ Write 298 360
187 DQ Mixed 298 371
229% 311 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
348GB free
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 477 478 478 478 478 MB/s
Read 517
Write 478
Mixed 458
SusWrite 478
109% 483 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 66.1
219% 76.2 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 292
218% 288 MB/s
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 332 214 150 154 153 152 MB/s
Read 503
Write 372
Mixed 311
SusWrite 193
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 40.5
152% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 236
184% 252 MB/s
291GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 258 348 426 432 419 389 MB/s
Read 386
Write 343
Mixed 295
SusWrite 378
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 29.9
110% 42.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 244
213% 318 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,803,784 SSDs tested.

Typical 860 EVO M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 43,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $921

Popular 860 EVO M.2 1TB compatible motherboards:

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  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $195Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $290Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $505Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $42
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Extreme 16GB $28
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