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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: 190.87

Overall Rank:  370

Last Price Change:  $75 USD (2020-09-15)

Average Drive Rating
14315
Samples: 319
MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 23rd of September 2020 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
31,222
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
31,201
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
30,499
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
24,627
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
24,253
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
23,371
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
22,392
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
22,015
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
22,001
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
14,315
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 23rd of September 2020 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
200.03
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
190.87
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
183.54
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
164.33
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
164.19
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
132.50
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
131.22
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
111.26
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
66.78
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1298154 - Sep 21 2020
17278
BL1298081 - Sep 21 2020
15806
BL1297983 - Sep 21 2020
14011
BL1297382 - Sep 19 2020
16385
BL1297147 - Sep 19 2020
14186