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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: 284.62

Overall Rank:  331

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

Average Drive Rating
14217
Samples: 220
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Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 10th of July 2020 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
30,922
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
30,295
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
24,325
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
24,008
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
23,304
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
22,313
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
22,239
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
21,941
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
21,462
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
14,217
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 10th of July 2020 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
284.62
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
199.49
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
162.18
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
158.58
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
134.30
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
132.04
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
110.13
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
99.85
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
86.15
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1266327 - Jul 10 2020
13514
BL1266226 - Jul 10 2020
11905
BL1265942 - Jul 09 2020
12444
BL1265690 - Jul 09 2020
9065
BL1265522 - Jul 09 2020
9136