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Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe

Price and performance details for the Samsung PM961 512GB 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 512GB NVMe

Description:  MZVLW512HMJP, M.2. PCI Express Gen3 x4

Drive Size:  476.9 GB

Other names:  NVMe PM961 NVMe SAMSU, NVMe PM961 NVMe SAMSU SCSI Disk Device, NVMe PM961 NVMe SED S, NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLW512, NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLW512 SCSI Disk Device, PM961 NVMe SAMSUNG 512GB, PM961 NVMe SED Samsung 512GB, SAMSUNG MZVLW512HMJP-000, SAMSUNG MZVLW512HMJP-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLW512HMJP-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLW512HMJP-000H7, SAMSUNG MZVLW512HMJP-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLW512HMJP-000L7

Drive First Benchmarked: 2017-03-10

Drive Rating/$Price: 98.11

Overall Rank:  556

Last Price Change:  $167.99 USD (2021-09-25)

Average Drive Rating
16482
Samples: 287

Disk Test Suite Average Results for Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe

Sequential Read2,359 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,331 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)882 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD166 MBytes/Sec
MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.com$167.99 USDBuy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
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Pricing History


Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 24th of October 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
33,552
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
30,623
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
30,395
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
30,266
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
30,206
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
25,158
Force MP600
24,889
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
24,481
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
24,214
Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
16,482
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 24th of October 2021 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Force MP600
226.29
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
188.80
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
163.22
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
159.50
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
155.88
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
145.88
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
111.08
Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
98.11
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
51.13
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1459996 - Oct 22 2021
14732
BL1458514 - Oct 18 2021
20331
BL1457041 - Oct 14 2021
20595
BL1456776 - Oct 13 2021
15996
BL1454081 - Oct 05 2021
13036