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Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe

Price and performance details for the Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the Hard Drive compared to the 10 other common Hard Drives in terms of PassMark Disk Rating.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the Disk Rating per dollar.

Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe Average Drive Rating
Description:  Model: MZVLB256HAHQ, M.2
Drive Size:  238.5 GB
Other names:  NVMe PM981 NVMe Samsu, PM981 NVMe Samsung 256GB, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H7, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7
Drive First Benchmarked:  2018-07-30
Drive Rating/$Price:  302.10     Overall Rank:  92
Last Price Change:  $49.99 USD (2019-05-19)
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Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 19th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
21,544
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
17,735
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
16,100
NVMe Samsung SSD 960
15,140
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
15,102
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
14,859
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
14,762
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
13,465
NVMe Samsung SSD 950
12,872
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
10,677
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Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 19th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
302.19
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
302.10
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
236.80
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
171.67
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
136.43
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
99.07
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
90.99
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
61.01
NVMe Samsung SSD 960
0.00
NVMe Samsung SSD 950
0.00
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
BL1217392 - May 19 2019
16905
BL1217356 - May 19 2019
17115
BL1216634 - May 17 2019
15459
BL1216455 - May 17 2019
12883
BL1216324 - May 16 2019
16870
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