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Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe

Price and performance details for the Samsung PM981 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 PM981 512GB NVMe

Description:  Model: MZVLB512HAJQ, M.2

Drive Size:  476.9 GB

Other names:  SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-000L7, NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLB512, PM981 NVMe Samsung 512GB, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-000L2, NVMe PM981 NVMe Samsu, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-00000, NVMe PM981 NVMe Samsu SCSI Disk Device, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-000H7, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-000H2, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-00007, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-000

Drive First Benchmarked: 2017-11-25

Drive Rating/$Price: 127.23

Overall Rank:  547

Last Price Change:  $142.99 USD (2022-02-02)

Average Drive Rating
18192
Samples: 1477

Disk Test Suite Average Results for Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe

Sequential Read2,583 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,358 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)1,109 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD169 MBytes/Sec
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Pricing History


Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 28th of June 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
41,650
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
40,807
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
39,045
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
37,288
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
37,107
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 1TB
33,404
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
32,251
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 512GB
30,473
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
30,055
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
18,192
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 28th of June 2022 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
268.78
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
228.44
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
226.00
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
127.23
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
116.66
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
48.89
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
0.00
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
0.00
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 1TB
0.00
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 512GB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1587404 - Jun 27 2022
19033
BL1586480 - Jun 25 2022
10305
BL1586160 - Jun 25 2022
19337
BL1585899 - Jun 24 2022
21884
BL1585569 - Jun 23 2022
21553