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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

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 PM961 NVMe SED S, NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLW256, NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLW256 SCSI Disk Device, PM961 NVMe SAMSUNG 256GB, PM961 NVMe SED Samsung 256GB, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-00007, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000H7, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000L1, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLW256HEHP-000L7

Drive First Benchmarked: 2016-09-18

Drive Rating/$Price: 285.73

Overall Rank:  331

Last Price Change:  $49.95 USD (2020-06-18)

Average Drive Rating
14272
Samples: 217
MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 6th of July 2020 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
30,888
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
30,262
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
24,358
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
23,962
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
23,284
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
22,342
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
22,247
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
21,955
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
21,467
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
14,272
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 6th of July 2020 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
285.73
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
199.61
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
162.40
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
161.91
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
158.41
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
134.35
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
109.92
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
99.87
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
81.33
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1263401 - Jul 03 2020
17195
BL1263010 - Jul 02 2020
16118
BL1262694 - Jul 01 2020
11450
BL1262507 - Jul 01 2020
13633
BL1262300 - Jul 01 2020
14778