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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: 217.97

Overall Rank:  316

Last Price Change:  $63.95 USD (2019-10-14)

Average Drive Rating
13939
Samples: 46
MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 4th of April 2020 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
21,972
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
20,131
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
13,939
Samsung SSD 850 EVO M.2 120GB
4,678
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
3,903
Samsung SSD 840
3,737
Micron M600 MTFDDAV256MBF
3,733
Corsair Force GS
3,602
Mushkin Chronos Deluxe 240GB MKNSSDCR240GB-DX
3,522
TOSHIBA THNSNJ128GCST
3,506
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 4th of April 2020 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
217.97
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
201.33
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500GB
199.76
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
32.66
Mushkin Chronos Deluxe 240GB MKNSSDCR240GB-DX
20.13
Corsair Force GS
8.66
Samsung SSD 850 EVO M.2 120GB
0.00
Samsung SSD 840
0.00
Micron M600 MTFDDAV256MBF
0.00
TOSHIBA THNSNJ128GCST
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1214886 - Apr 02 2020
10260
BL1214706 - Apr 02 2020
15613
BL1214219 - Apr 01 2020
11663
BL1213876 - Mar 31 2020
10832
BL1213321 - Mar 30 2020
9614