iconcharts

Hard Drive Benchmarks

Over 1,000,000 Hard Drives Benchmarked

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

Description:  Model: MZVLB256HAHQ, M.2

Drive Size:  238.5 GB

Other names:  NVMe PM981 NVMe Samsu, PM981 NVMe Samsung 256GB, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H2, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H7, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7

Drive First Benchmarked: 2018-07-30

Drive Rating/$Price: 194.31

Overall Rank:  201

Last Price Change:  $78 USD (2019-08-01)

Average Drive Rating
15156
Samples: 1112
Search for Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe from the Featured Merchants below:
MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNA
Newegg.comNA
EBay.comNA

Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 10th of December 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
24,004
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
22,752
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
22,202
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
21,514
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
17,817
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
16,196
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
15,156
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
14,986
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
14,823
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
13,569
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 10th of December 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
231.79
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
231.40
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
218.24
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
215.16
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
194.31
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
170.34
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
151.69
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
137.06
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
79.30
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
75.02
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1310157 - Dec 09 2019
13529
BL1310028 - Dec 09 2019
16747
BL1310014 - Dec 09 2019
15245
BL1309700 - Dec 08 2019
11572
BL1309572 - Dec 08 2019
17568