Average Bench: 339% (4th of 1003)

Based on 9,157 user benchmarks.  Models: Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB, NVMe Samsung SSD 970

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB averaged 239.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 1,107MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 2,324MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB is 157%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 53.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 154MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,157 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,310 Read 2,324 2,751
1,167 Write 2,064 2,451
874 Mixed 1,284 1,560
983 SusWrite 1,912 2,410
425% 1,896 MB/s
Min Avg Max
39 4K Read 53.4 61.3
98.8 4K Write 154 213
52.9 4K Mixed 74.1 90
258% 93.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
535 DQ Read 1,219 1,697
467 DQ Write 1,029 1,443
531 DQ Mixed 1,107 1,549
834% 1,119 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
214GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2361 1956 1990 2156 2185 2172 MB/s
Read 2,768
Write 2,414
Mixed 1,317
SusWrite 2,137
484% 2,159 MB/s
4K Read 60.4
4K Write 215
4K Mixed 89.4
320% 122 MB/s
DQ Read 1,546
DQ Write 1,331
DQ Mixed 1,376
1,048% 1,418 MB/s
190GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2070 2245 2125 2233 2225 2107 MB/s
Read 2,494
Write 2,319
Mixed 1389
SusWrite 2,168
470% 2,093 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 71.5
264% 99.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1312
DQ Write 1,234
DQ Mixed 1,167
905% 1,238 MB/s
547GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1908 1936 1976 1899 1924 1940 MB/s
Read 2,221
Write 1,910
Mixed 1083
SusWrite 1,931
401% 1,786 MB/s
4K Read 52
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 69
260% 98.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,491
DQ Write 1,269
DQ Mixed 1,364
1,026% 1,375 MB/s
831GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2092 2101 2097 2093 2088 2113 MB/s
Read 2,586
Write 2,364
Mixed 1,403
SusWrite 2,097
474% 2,113 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 74.5
246% 86.6 MB/s
DQ Read 942
DQ Write 663
DQ Mixed 878
635% 828 MB/s
667GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1675 1902 1917 1982 2016 2023 MB/s
Read 2,388
Write 2,028
Mixed 1,287
SusWrite 1,919
427% 1,906 MB/s
4K Read 50.5
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 66.5
227% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 987
DQ Write 879
DQ Mixed 883
676% 917 MB/s
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Typical 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB Builds (Compare 6,158 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 158%
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Desktop
Desktop 165%
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Workstation
Workstation 158%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 146% - Outstanding Total price: $2,235

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