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Samsung SSD 960 Pro 512 GB m.2

The Samsung 960 Series Pro is a solid state drive with a capacity of 512 GB. The drive relies on the modern NVMe protocol for data transfer.

TypeNVMe
Sizem.2 2280
Capacity512 GB
ControllerPolaris-Controller

Benchmarks

AS SSD - Copy Game
min: 527.89     avg: 827     median: 682.3 (11%)     max: 1310.15 MB/s
AS SSD - Copy Program
min: 234.58     avg: 378     median: 363.4 (13%)     max: 634.94 MB/s
AS SSD - Copy ISO
min: 870.75     avg: 1662     median: 1768.4 (48%)     max: 1967.04 MB/s
AS SSD - Score Total
min: 3241     avg: 3820     median: 3918.5 (53%)     max: 4001 Points
AS SSD - Score Write
min: 1267     avg: 1639     median: 1691 (47%)     max: 1705 Points
AS SSD - Score Read
min: 1066     avg: 1460     median: 1510 (53%)     max: 1533 Points
AS SSD - Access Time Write *
min: 0.021     avg: 0     median: 0 (0%)     max: 0.09 ms
AS SSD - Access Time Read *
min: 0.03     avg: 0     median: 0 (0%)     max: 0.079 ms
AS SSD - 4K-64 Write
min: 892.72     avg: 1310     median: 1330.2 (43%)     max: 1479.26 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K-64 Read
min: 719.28     avg: 1160     median: 1202 (51%)     max: 1231.67 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K Write
min: 43.07     avg: 136     median: 144.5 (1%)     max: 182.02 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K Read
min: 26.06     avg: 45.1     median: 50.2 (19%)     max: 53.28 MB/s
AS SSD - Sequential Write
min: 1822.56     avg: 1918     median: 1902.9 (46%)     max: 2046.28 MB/s
AS SSD - Sequential Read
min: 2153.9     avg: 2551     median: 2508.1 (51%)     max: 2955.67 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K QD32 Write
min: 475.1     avg: 527     median: 499.8 (66%)     max: 634 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K QD32 Read
min: 554.3     avg: 617     median: 585.2 (61%)     max: 744.4 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K Write
min: 153.4     avg: 172     median: 169.2 (19%)     max: 196.7 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 4K Read
min: 53.51     avg: 55.3     median: 55 (1%)     max: 57.71 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 512K Write
min: 966.7     avg: 1287     median: 1318.5 (31%)     max: 1543 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - 512K Read
min: 715.3     avg: 837     median: 817.1 (34%)     max: 999.8 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Sequential Write
min: 1724     avg: 1816     median: 1772.5 (42%)     max: 1995 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Sequential Read
min: 1958     avg: 2285     median: 2160 (62%)     max: 2860 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5/6 Write 4K
min: 104.7     avg: 172     median: 177.1 (16%)     max: 211.4 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5/6 Read 4K
min: 42.82     avg: 53.7     median: 55.5 (1%)     max: 57.2 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5 Write Seq
min: 1096     avg: 1792     median: 1908 (45%)     max: 2073 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5 Read Seq
min: 1150     avg: 2262     median: 2579 (48%)     max: 2841 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5/6 Write 4K Q32T1
min: 245.2     avg: 427     median: 471.7 (28%)     max: 571.1 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5/6 Read 4K Q32T1
min: 317.8     avg: 509     median: 561 (36%)     max: 605.9 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5/6 Write Seq Q32T1
min: 1985     avg: 2021     median: 2022 (46%)     max: 2075 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - CDM 5/6 Read Seq Q32T1
min: 3157     avg: 3358     median: 3354 (37%)     max: 3509 MB/s
PCMark 8 - PCMark 8 Storage v2
min: 5077     avg: 5085     median: 5082 (99%)     max: 5098 Points
HD Tune Transfer Rate Minimum - HD Tune Transfer Rate Minimum
1370 MB/s (69%)
HD Tune Transfer Rate Average - HD Tune Transfer Rate Average
1537 MB/s (64%)
HD Tune Transfer Rate Maximum - HD Tune Transfer Rate Maximum
1552 MB/s (62%)
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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

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Notebook reviews with Samsung SSD 960 Pro 512 GB m.2

Eurocom Q5: Intel Core i7-7700HQ NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q, 15.60", 2.2 kg
  Review » Eurocom Q5 (Clevo P957HR, i7-7700HQ, GTX 1070 Max-Q) Laptop Review

Eurocom Q6: Intel Core i7-8750H NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q, 15.60", 2.2 kg
  Review » Eurocom Q6 (i7-8750H, GTX 1070 Max-Q, FHD) Laptop Review

Eurocom Q8: Intel Core i9-8950HK NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile, 17.30", 3 kg
  Review » Eurocom Q8 (i9-8950HK, GTX 1070, QHD) Laptop Review

Eurocom Tornado F5: Intel Core i7-7700K NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile, 15.60", 3.1 kg
  Review » Eurocom Tornado F5 Notebook Review

Eurocom Tornado F5W: Intel Xeon E3-1280 v5 NVIDIA Quadro P5000, 15.60", 3.1 kg
  Review » Eurocom Tornado F5W (Xeon E3-1280 v5, Quadro P5000) Workstation Review

Schenker Key 15: Intel Core i7-7700HQ NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile, 15.60", 2.2 kg
  Review » Schenker Technologies Key 15 (Clevo P955HP6) Laptop Review

Schenker Media 15: Intel Core i7-7700HQ NVIDIA GeForce MX150, 15.60", 2.1 kg
  Review » Schenker Media 15 (i7-7700HQ, MX150) Laptop Review

Schenker Slim 14 L17: Intel Core i5-8250U Intel UHD Graphics 620, 14.00", 1.6 kg
  Review » Schenker Slim 14 (Clevo N240WU, i5-8250U, UHD 620) Laptop Review

Schenker Slim 15 L17: Intel Core i7-8550U Intel UHD Graphics 620, 15.60", 2 kg
  Review » Schenker Slim 15 L17 (Clevo N751WU, i7-8550U, FHD) Laptop Review

Zotac ZBOX Magnus EN51050: Intel Core i5-7500T NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, 1.7 kg
  Review » Zotac ZBOX Magnus EN51050 Mini PC Review

Zotac ZBOX-QK7P3000: Intel Core i7-7700T NVIDIA Quadro P3000, 1.7 kg
  Review » Zotac ZBOX QK7P3000 (i7-7700T, Quadro P3000) Mini PC Review

Eurocom Tornado F5: Intel Core i7-7700K NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile, 15.60", 3.1 kg
  External Review » Eurocom Tornado F5

Schenker Key 15: Intel Core i7-7700HQ NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile, 15.60", 2.2 kg
  External Review » Schenker Key 15

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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2018-11- 7)