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Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB

Price and performance details for the Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB 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 SSD 970 EVO 500GB

Drive Size:  465.8 GB

Other names:  Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB, NVMe Samsung SSD 970, NVMe Samsung SSD 970 SCSI Disk Device, NVMe Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB

Drive First Benchmarked: 2018-05-03

Drive Rating/$Price: 215.02

Overall Rank:  429

Last Price Change:  $90.99 USD (2022-05-12)

Average Drive Rating
19564
Samples: 5329

Disk Test Suite Average Results for Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB

Sequential Read2,762 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,539 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)1,128 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD178 MBytes/Sec
MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.com$135.00 USDBuy Now!
NewEgg.com$90.99 USDBuy Now!
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Pricing History


Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 22nd of May 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
41,523
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
40,733
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
38,712
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
37,137
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
36,915
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 1TB
33,445
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
31,976
Samsung SSD PM9A1 NVMe 512GB
30,327
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
30,100
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
19,564
Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 22nd of May 2022 - Higher results represent better value
Drive Disk Rating / $Price
Corsair Force MP600 1TB
240.82
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
215.02
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 500GB
201.11
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
152.83
WD BLACK SN850 2TB
102.91
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
48.47
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 SSD 970 EVO 500GB
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1569381 - May 21 2022
21432
BL1569360 - May 21 2022
13281
BL1569031 - May 21 2022
20922
BL1568931 - May 21 2022
23532
BL1568865 - May 20 2022
13865