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

Drive First Benchmarked: 2017-11-25

Drive Rating/$Price: 245.67

Overall Rank:  404

Last Price Change:  $74.99 USD (2020-07-03)

Average Drive Rating
18422
Samples: 922

Disk Test Suite Average Results for Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe

Sequential Read2,588 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,395 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)1,132 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD168 MBytes/Sec
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Pricing History

Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 23rd of June 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 PM981 512GB NVMe
18,422
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 23rd of June 2021 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
245.67
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 SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
51.13
Sabrent ROCKET 4.0 1TB
0.00
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1420412 - Jun 22 2021
12056
BL1420085 - Jun 21 2021
8298
BL1419656 - Jun 20 2021
10090
BL1419144 - Jun 18 2021
10644
BL1418926 - Jun 17 2021
15998