Average Bench: 115% (148th of 1003)

Based on 4,173 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO M.2 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB averaged 15.4% 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 316MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB is 44.6%. 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 419MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 434MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,173 samples)
Min Avg Max
416 Read 489 516
332 Write 448 492
288 Mixed 419 470
294 SusWrite 434 488
101% 448 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.9 4K Read 37.1 45.3
66.5 4K Write 101 136
31 4K Mixed 51.2 65.2
176% 63.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
268 DQ Read 350 389
230 DQ Write 315 361
215 DQ Mixed 316 370
242% 327 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
531GB free
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 485 486 481 491 491 491 MB/s
Read 499
Write 454
Mixed 453
SusWrite 488
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 60.6
209% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 360
272% 364 MB/s
457GB free
Firmware: RVT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 468 475 482 478 480 MB/s
Read 497
Write 454
Mixed 419
SusWrite 468
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 58.6
198% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 269
227% 331 MB/s
621GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 466 466 446 444 438 MB/s
Read 476
Write 459
Mixed 433
SusWrite 456
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 44.2
185% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 287
235% 335 MB/s
842GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 286 399 472 488 479 446 MB/s
Read 498
Write 486
Mixed 449
SusWrite 428
105% 465 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 53.5
176% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 353
266% 357 MB/s
317GB free
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 466 468 478 467 462 MB/s
Read 499
Write 471
Mixed 429
SusWrite 467
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 88.2
4K Mixed 49.9
166% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
272% 364 MB/s
741GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 274 244 203 260 216 MB/s
Read 495
Write 320
Mixed 429
SusWrite 251
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 83.1
4K Mixed 49.6
164% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 61
82% 153 MB/s
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 302 278 265 254 267 MB/s
Read 423
Write 251
Mixed 281
SusWrite 280
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 36.4
142% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 267
215% 305 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,084,716 SSDs tested.

Typical 860 EVO M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 23,468 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,438

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Intel Core i7-8700K $355Nvidia GTX 1070 $335Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $83
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $140Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $274Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $77SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $646SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $85SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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