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Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe

Price and performance details for the Samsung PM981 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 PM981 256GB NVMe

Description:  Model: MZVLB256HAHQ, M.2

Drive Size:  238.5 GB

Other names:  NVMe PM981 NVMe Samsu, PM981 NVMe Samsung 256GB, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H2, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000H7, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HAHQ-000L7

Drive First Benchmarked: 2018-07-30

Drive Rating/$Price: 294.57

Overall Rank:  488

Last Price Change:  $49 USD (2020-09-01)

Average Drive Rating
14434
Samples: 662
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Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 28th of January 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
33,123
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
30,937
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
30,896
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
30,721
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
30,315
Force MP600
25,383
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
25,277
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
24,611
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
24,299
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
14,434
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 28th of January 2021 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
294.57
Force MP600
230.77
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
220.70
Gigabyte AORUS NVMe Gen4 M.2 1TB
192.02
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
167.24
WD Black SN750 NVMe 1TB
164.09
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
144.02
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
111.47
Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
51.38
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1361750 - Jan 27 2021
13467
BL1360728 - Jan 25 2021
17229
BL1360584 - Jan 25 2021
16070
BL1360451 - Jan 25 2021
13951
BL1359313 - Jan 23 2021
16927