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540MB/s Seq. Read
520MB/s Seq. Write
Unlock Your Computer's Potential
Samsung's 850 EVO series SSD is the industry's #1 best-selling* SSD and is perfect for everyday computing. Powered by Samsung's V-NAND technology, the 850 EVO transforms the everyday computing experience with optimized performance and endurance. Designed to fit desktop PCs, laptops, and ultrabooks, the 850 EVO comes in a wide range of capacities and form factors.
The 850 EVO optimizes performance for your daily computing tasks, boasting sequential write speeds up to 520 MB/s with TurboWrite technology and sequential read speeds up to 540 MB/s. Plus, RAPID mode to further boost performance for up to 2x faster** data processing speeds by utilizing unused PC memory as cache storage.
Guaranteed Endurance and reliability
The Samsung 850 EVO maintains high performance, optimized endurance, AES 256-bit hardware-based encryption***, Dynamic Thermal Guard, and a 5 year limited warranty****.
**** 5 years or TBW (120GB/250GB: 75TBW; 500GB/1TB: 150TBW; 2TB/4TB: 300TBW), whichever comes first.
Capacities Range up to 4TB
More storage options that are just right for your needs. Samsung offers the 850 EVO in a full range of capacities up to 4TB. With the industry’s first 4TB SSD for client PCs, you can store more data on a single SSD than ever before.
Multiple Form Factors for Almost Any Need
Samsung has designed the 850 EVO in multiple form factors with compatibility in mind. The 2.5-inch size is designed to fit most desktop PCs and laptops, while the SATA-based M.2 and mSATA are ideal for ultra-slim mobile computing.
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification
Samsung Magician software is designed to help you manage your SSD with a simple and intuitive user interface.
Get notifications when new firmware is released, and easily install updates for enhanced performance, stability, and compatibility.
Check your SSD's sequential and random read/write speeds, so you can maintain superb performance.
Protect data by selecting security options. The 850 EVO supports AES 256-bit hardware-based encryption and is compliant with TCG Opal and IEEE 1667.
Solid State Drive
SATA 6Gb/s Interface, compatible with SATA 3Gb/s & SATA 1.5Gb/s interface
2TB* Actual usable capacity may be less (due to formatting, partitioning, operating system, applications or otherwise)
Sequential Read Speed
Up to 540 MB/s Sequential Read * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Sequential Write Speed
Up to 520 MB/s Sequential Write * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Random Read Speed
Random Read (4KB, QD32):Up to 98,000 IOPS Random Read * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration Random Read (4KB, QD1):Up to 10,000 IOPS Random Read* Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Random Write Speed
Random Write (4KB, QD32):Up to 90,000 IOPS Random Write* Performance may vary based on system hardware & configurationRandom Write (4KB, QD1):Up to 40,000 IOPS Random Write* Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Samsung 32 layer 3D V-NANDSamsung 1GB Low Power DDR2 SDRAM
Hardware Compatibility: Windows 8 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit), Vista, XP, MAC OSX, Linux
Software Compability: Windows 8 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit), Vista (SP1 and above), XP (SP2 and above), Windows Server 2008 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows Server 2003 (32-bit and 64-bit with SP2 and above)
Samsung 32 layer 3D 3-bit V-NAND
Yes (Requires OS Support)
Y (with RAID Controller)
AES 256 bit Encryption (Class 0) , TCG/Opal, IEEE1667 (Encrypted drive)
Device Sleep Mode Support
Power Consumption (W)
50 MW * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration*Average: 4.0 W *Maximum: 4.4 W (Burst mode) * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration
5V ± 5% Allowable voltage
2 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)
32ºF - 158ºF
2.5" SATA III
Dimensions (W x H x D)
3.94" x 2.75" x 0.27"
5 Years Limited Warranty or 150TBW Limited Warranty
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification.