Samsung SSD 860 EVO Most Wanted SSD Review

Samsung SSD 860 EVO offers consistent speeds, even under heavy workloads and multi-tasking, allowing for faster file transfer.

In our list of Top 5 Best SSDs, it ranked at #1.

Design & Capability
Samsung SSD 860 EVO is specially designed with the latest V-NAND technology to enhance performance of mainstream PCs and laptops. It has six times the sustained performance of the 850.

It performs at sequential read speeds up to 550 MB/s* with Intelligent TurboWrite technology, and sequential write speeds up to 520 MB/s.

The new 860 EVO leverages the same 3bit MLC 3D V-NAND as the 850 but comes with an updated Samsung MJX controller.

• Good overall performance.
• Outstanding endurance rating.
• Exceptional software package with DRAM cache and cloning.

• TRIM-related performance issues.
• Mixed workload performance lagged behind the 850 Series.

Samsung SSD 860 EVO Video Review

What Other Users Have Said
When this article published Samsung SSD 860 EVO has been reviewed by 10.841 verified buyers – 4.8 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS

• Price when reviewed $249.99 [ Check Current Price ]
• 2TB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD
• INNOVATIVE V-NAND TECHNOLOGY: Powered by Samsung V-NAND Technology, the 860 EVO SSD offers optimized performance for everyday computing as well as rendering large-sized 4K videos and 3D data used by the latest applications
• ENHANCED READ WRITE SPEEDS: Sequential read and write performance levels of up to 550MB/s and 520MB/s, respectively
• SECURE ENCRYPTION: Protect data by selecting security options, including AES 256-bit hardware-based encryption compliant with TCG Opal and IEEE 1669
• WARRANTY AND COMPATIBILITY: 5-year limited warranty; Windows 8/Windows 7/Windows Server 2003 (32 bit and 64 bit), Vista (SP1 and above), XP (SP2 and above), MAC OSX and Linux
• INCLUDED CONTENTS: 2.5 inches (7 millimeter) SATA 3 (6 Gb/s) SSD & User Manual (All other cables, screws, brackets not included); Reliability (MTBF): 1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)
• Also available in assorted colors
• Dimensions: 3.9 x 2.8 x 0.3 inches; 2.08 ounces

Samsung SSD 860 EVO Most Wanted SSD Review Samsung SSD 860 EVO Most Wanted SSD Review Reviewed by TechCinema on 12/26/2019 Rating: 5