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Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe

Price and performance details for the Samsung PM961 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 PM961 256GB NVMe Average Drive Rating
Description:  MZVLW256HEHP, M.2. PCI Express Gen3 x4
Drive Size:  238.5 GB
Other names:  NVMe PM961 NVMe SAMSU, NVMe PM961 NVMe SAMSU SCSI Disk Device, NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLW256, NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLW256 SCSI Disk Device, PM961 NVMe SAMSUNG 256GB, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000L7
Drive First Benchmarked:  2016-09-18
Drive Rating/$Price:  86.67     Overall Rank:  23
Last Price Change:  $169.95 USD (2017-06-11)
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Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 22nd of September 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 1TB
15,231
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
14,729
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
14,088
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
13,011
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
11,712
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
4,417
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
4,300
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 512GB
4,293
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 256GB
4,183
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
4,114
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Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 22nd of September 2017 - Higher results represent better value
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
110.64
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
86.67
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
58.56
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
56.81
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
41.56
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 256GB
36.37
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
30.39
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 1TB
25.37
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 512GB
19.17
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
14.11
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
BL891647 - Sep 19 2017
15405
BL891588 - Sep 19 2017
6287
BL890821 - Sep 17 2017
18042
BL890805 - Sep 17 2017
15399
BL890753 - Sep 17 2017
16861
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