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Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB

Price and performance details for the Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB 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 PM981a NVMe 256GB

Description:  MZVLB256HBHQ

Drive Size:  238.5 GB

Other names:  SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000L7, NVMe PM981a NVMe Sams, PM981a NVMe Samsung 256GB, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-00A00, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-00007, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000H7

Drive First Benchmarked: 2019-05-08

Drive Rating/$Price: NA

Overall Rank:  1696

Last Price Change:  NA

Average Drive Rating
17129
Samples: 1719

Disk Test Suite Average Results for Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB

Sequential Read2,348 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,493 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)983 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD169 MBytes/Sec
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Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 27th of September 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
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53,594
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50,141
Samsung SSD 990 PRO 1TB
48,864
WD BLACK SN850X NVMe 1000GB
48,252
KINGSTON KC3000 1TB
45,808
WD BLACK SN850 1TB
42,499
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
42,206
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 1TB
39,215
WD BLACK SN850 500GB
37,132
Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB
17,129
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1909097 - Sep 22 2023
10603
BL1909027 - Sep 22 2023
13981
BL1908826 - Sep 21 2023
21618
BL1908778 - Sep 21 2023
21666
BL1908743 - Sep 21 2023
21803