Average Bench: 115% (150th of 1003)

Based on 42 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 PRO 4TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 PRO 4TB averaged 15.1% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 PRO 4TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 318MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 52.5MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 PRO 4TB is 50.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 PRO 4TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 416MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 418MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 42 samples)
Min Avg Max
310 Read 481 521
108 Write 435 495
168 Mixed 418 462
110 SusWrite 416 496
98.6% 438 MB/s
Min Avg Max
27.1 4K Read 40.2 48
1.9 4K Write 99.2 149
3.6 4K Mixed 52.5 68
181% 64 MB/s
Min Avg Max
40.5 DQ Read 342 387
107 DQ Write 315 354
56.8 DQ Mixed 318 362
241% 325 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 488 487 481 465 464 464 MB/s
Read 487
Write 463
Mixed 432
SusWrite 475
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 66.1
225% 82.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 482 482 482 482 482 MB/s
Read 489
Write 452
Mixed 432
SusWrite 480
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 52.3
177% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 360
272% 364 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 381 355 397 397 382 327 MB/s
Read 494
Write 474
Mixed 448
SusWrite 373
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 47.2
176% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 410 424 426 409 425 MB/s
Read 486
Write 385
Mixed 426
SusWrite 419
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 66.9
4K Mixed 50.5
148% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 362
257% 326 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 187 186 187 185 186 MB/s
Read 340
Write 322
Mixed 316
SusWrite 186
66% 291 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 49.8
167% 57.8 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 210
157% 210 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 110 111 111 111 111 MB/s
Read 486
Write 108
Mixed 168
SusWrite 110
48% 218 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 3.6
73% 16.7 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,046,343 SSDs tested.

Typical 860 PRO 4TB Builds (Compare 1,683 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A II - $148

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $918

Popular 860 PRO 4TB compatible motherboards:

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