Average Bench: 332% (10th of 1018)

Based on 3,217 user benchmarks.  Model: Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB averaged 231.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 1,083MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 2,133MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB is 144%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 145MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 59.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,217 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,242 Read 2,318 2684
1,251 Write 2,133 2,594
1,028 Mixed 1,663 1984
1,113 SusWrite 1,719 2,057
440% 1,958 MB/s
Min Avg Max
47.4 4K Read 59.9 68.3
77.9 4K Write 145 188
55.7 4K Mixed 81.6 97.2
272% 95.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
701 DQ Read 1,230 1,639
354 DQ Write 995 1,438
320 DQ Mixed 1,083 1,505
819% 1,103 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1TB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2520 2522 2522 1638 1474 1470 MB/s
Read 2,688
Write 2,353
Mixed 1,991
SusWrite 2,024
508% 2,264 MB/s
4K Read 68.2
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 98.8
330% 119 MB/s
DQ Read 1,643
DQ Write 1,456
DQ Mixed 1535
1,155% 1,545 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1631 2023 2362 2010 1479 1431 MB/s
Read 2,340
Write 2,134
Mixed 1672
SusWrite 1,823
448% 1,992 MB/s
4K Read 60.2
4K Write 228
4K Mixed 102
343% 130 MB/s
DQ Read 1,894
DQ Write 1,530
DQ Mixed 1,589
1,223% 1,671 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2538 2231 2541 1840 1590 1599 MB/s
Read 2,636
Write 2,516
Mixed 1,973
SusWrite 2,056
516% 2,295 MB/s
4K Read 65.9
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 92.6
305% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,370
DQ Write 1,122
DQ Mixed 1,224
923% 1,239 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1276 1887 2400 2284 1564 1578 MB/s
Read 2,655
Write 2,446
Mixed 1,974
SusWrite 1,832
500% 2,227 MB/s
4K Read 62.7
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 88.4
289% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1293
DQ Write 1,117
DQ Mixed 1,205
903% 1,205 MB/s
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1008 1323 1596 1557 1578 1574 MB/s
Read 2,542
Write 2,402
Mixed 1,814
SusWrite 1,439
460% 2,049 MB/s
4K Read 65.2
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 87.8
297% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,494
DQ Write 1,326
DQ Mixed 1,407
1,056% 1,409 MB/s
645GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1043 1354 1530 1542 1346 1040 MB/s
Read 2,493
Write 2,262
Mixed 1,717
SusWrite 1,309
436% 1945 MB/s
4K Read 59.3
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 86
285% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,450
DQ Write 1,244
DQ Mixed 1,194
936% 1,296 MB/s
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Typical 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB Builds (Compare 14,535 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 138%
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Desktop
Desktop 153%
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Workstation
Workstation 142%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $2,395

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Excellent

4 months ago.

never had an issue with this seems very good and fast


Good

6 months ago.

gucci


Excellent

1 month ago.

With the Samsung NVME 3.2 drivers (3.3 can't download from Samsung site yet) I get Sequential Read: 2,686. Sequential write 2,547. Note: My rig is 6 years old... i7-5930k and MSI x99S SLI PLUS mobo

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