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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, PM961 NVMe SED 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:  171.42     Overall Rank:  67
Last Price Change:  $85.99 USD (2018-11-25)
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Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 12th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
21,625
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
17,577
NVMe Samsung SSD 960
14,953
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
14,740
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
14,706
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
13,368
NVMe Samsung SSD 950
12,882
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
10,658
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
4,467
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
4,365
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Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 12th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
180.22
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
171.42
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
118.33
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
102.84
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
84.34
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
53.49
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
43.65
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
15.96
NVMe Samsung SSD 960
0.00
NVMe Samsung SSD 950
0.00
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
BL1125423 - Dec 12 2018
13319
BL1125394 - Dec 12 2018
15094
BL1125378 - Dec 12 2018
17169
BL1125366 - Dec 12 2018
18315
BL1125103 - Dec 11 2018
18756
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