Average Bench: 113% (193rd of 1058)

Based on 163 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 860 EVO 1TB averaged 12.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 860 EVO 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 329MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 51.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 860 EVO 1TB is 45.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung 860 EVO 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 377MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 417MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 163 samples)
Min Avg Max
405 Read 487 516
302 Write 443 491
278 Mixed 417 463
262 SusWrite 377 453
97% 431 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.7 4K Read 38.7 48.7
54.8 4K Write 96.1 128
31.1 4K Mixed 51.5 66.3
175% 62.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
296 DQ Read 372 386
287 DQ Write 325 346
210 DQ Mixed 329 361
252% 342 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
460GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 471 468 478 434 338 MB/s
Read 453
Write 409
Mixed 445
SusWrite 442
99% 437 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 86
4K Mixed 48.8
165% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
327GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 318 376 382 379 372 MB/s
Read 511
Write 374
Mixed 327
SusWrite 367
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 44.1
160% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 265
223% 325 MB/s
462GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 392 442 483 462 290 MB/s
Read 507
Write 478
Mixed 454
SusWrite 425
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 73.5
4K Mixed 41
145% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 348
262% 352 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,495,434 SSDs tested.

Typical 860 EVO 1TB Builds (Compare 2,790 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO - $390

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,465

Popular 860 EVO 1TB compatible motherboards:

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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-10700K $317Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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