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This chart compares the price performance of Hard Drives is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and pricing pulled from various retailers. Benchmark results and pricing is reviewed daily. The chart below compares Hard Drive value (performance / price) using the lowest price from our affiliates. Higher results in the chart represent better value in terms of more performance per dollar. Two charts below (currently on-sale and all-time value) displays the top Hard Drives in terms of value.

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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Top 50 Available Price Performance Drives - Updated 20th of October 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
222.32
$65.99
PM981 NVMe Samsung 256GB
195.23
$75.95
Samsung PM961 128GB NVMe
188.38
$64.18
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
178.32
$87.99
Samsung SM951 128GB NVMe
162.01
$59.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
154.05
$139.99
ADATA SU800
126.49
$28.99
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
124.95
$124.95
Mushkin Pilot 500GB PCIe NVMe
124.91
$119.99
XPG GAMMIX S11
122.32
$129.99
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe
122.09
$99.00
INTEL SSD 760p 256GB
113.69
$105.21
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
113.67
$189.99
ADATA SU655
113.65
$24.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
112.24
$118.64
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
101.07
$182.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
94.54
$154.99
CT120BX300SSD1
91.13
$41.81
CT250MX500SSD4
89.84
$54.45
TOSHIBA MKNSSDCR120GB
84.12
$25.00
SanDisk X400
84.00
$49.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
79.80
$277.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB
79.64
$55.99
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
79.59
$219.99
CT250MX500SSD1
79.58
$54.95
Corsair Force
77.98
$44.00
ADATA SU650
76.62
$37.98
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW25
76.01
$99.99
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
75.08
$224.99
Patriot Burst
74.12
$37.99
INTEL SSDPEKKF256G7
73.73
$92.87
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
73.58
$55.14
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKF25
71.26
$117.02
Intel 600p Series 256GB
71.11
$99.99
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
70.91
$308.30
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
70.59
$59.00
NVMe KINGSTON SKC1000
70.27
$126.24
SanDisk Ultra
69.28
$64.95
SanDisk SSD PLUS 120GB
67.93
$34.99
Samsung SSD 850 120GB
67.49
$59.00
INTEL SSDPEKKW128G7
65.76
$60.93
CT240BX500SSD1
65.21
$44.99
TOSHIBA THNSNS240GBSP
63.91
$45.99
Samsung SM961 128GB NVMe
62.83
$200.49
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 250GB
62.48
$69.97
Patriot Flare
61.07
$35.96
Intel Pro 6000p 512GB
60.90
$149.99
SAMSUNG MZNLN256HCHP-00000
60.54
$56.00
CT240BX300SSD1
59.75
$64.02
Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
59.09
$259.99
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Up to 128 GB - Updated 20th of October 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung PM961 128GB NVMe
188.38
$64.18
Samsung SM951 128GB NVMe
162.01
$59.99
INTEL SSDSA2SH064G1GC
115.41
$14.99*
ADATA SU655
113.65
$24.99
CT120BX300SSD1
91.13
$41.81
INTEL SSDPEKKW128G8
85.00
$83.28*
TOSHIBA MKNSSDCR120GB
84.12
$25.00
SanDisk X400
84.00
$49.99
FORESEE 64GB SSD
83.32
$28.95*
Radeon R3 SSD R3SL120G
82.82
$39.99*
MZMPC032HBCD-00000
78.52
$21.00*
KingDian S200 120GB
78.15
$31.99*
ADATA SU650
76.62
$37.98
Samsung SM951 M.2 128GB AHCI
76.42
$116.95*
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
73.58
$55.14
SanDisk SSD PLUS 120GB
67.93
$34.99
Samsung SSD 850 120GB
67.49
$59.00
INTEL SSDPEKKW128G7
65.76
$60.93
SAMSUNG MZ7TE128HMGR-000L1
64.75
$33.99*
SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000H1
64.19
$44.99*
Samsung SM961 128GB NVMe
62.83
$200.49
SAMSUNG128GB MZ7PC128HAFU
61.51
$48.95*
Samsung SSD 650 120GB
61.23
$49.99*
Patriot Flare
61.07
$35.96
SAMSUNG MZVLV128HCGR-00000
59.02
$63.00*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 120GB
57.48
$69.95
Transcend TS120GSSD220S
57.07
$53.90*
SanDisk X300 MSATA 128GB
56.82
$67.83*
PLEXTOR PX-64M6M
54.72
$54.99*
Patriot Blast
54.43
$59.99
AXNS381E-128GM-B
54.26
$39.99
Netac N5M-120GB
52.67
$65.99*
SanDisk X400 M.2 2280 128GB
52.05
$70.35*
TEAM L5 SSD 120GB
50.26
$47.99*
Transcend TS64GMTS600
50.01
$42.99*
INTEL SSDSC2KW128G8
48.67
$52.95
Plextor M3 64GB PX-64M3
48.07
$49.99*
TEAM L3 SSD 120GB
47.74
$39.99*
SanDisk SD7SN6S-128G
46.73
$81.74
SAMSUNG 128GB MZ7PA128HMCD
46.56
$34.99*
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW12
46.12
$83.99*
SAMSUNG 32GB MZMPC032HBCD
45.99
$29.70*
SanDisk SD5SB2-128G-1006E
45.89
$59.99*
KingDian S280-120GB
45.78
$65.99*
SAMSUNG MZ7TE128HMGR-00000
45.26
$51.99*
Transcend TS64GMTS800
44.85
$50.99*
SAMSUNG SSD CM871 2.5 7mm 128GB
44.61
$49.99*
MZMPC032HBCD-000H1
44.51
$39.99*
SAMSUNG XP941 M.2 128GB
44.37
$119.99*
PLEXTOR PX-128M6S
44.16
$69.99*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
128 GB to 256 GB - Updated 20th of October 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
222.32
$65.99
PM981 NVMe Samsung 256GB
195.23
$75.95
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
178.32
$87.99
Samsung PM981 Polaris 256GB
155.96
$100.89*
ADATA SU800
126.49
$28.99
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
124.95
$124.95
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe
122.09
$99.00
INTEL SSD 760p 256GB
113.69
$105.21
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
112.24
$118.64
SanDisk SD7SN6S-256G
101.29
$38.00*
CT250MX500SSD4
89.84
$54.45
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB
79.64
$55.99
CT250MX500SSD1
79.58
$54.95
Corsair Force
77.98
$44.00
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW25
76.01
$99.99
Patriot Burst
74.12
$37.99
INTEL SSDPEKKF256G7
73.73
$92.87
Patriot Mac Series XT 240GB
71.42
$56.27*
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKF25
71.26
$117.02
Intel 600p Series 256GB
71.11
$99.99
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
70.59
$59.00
SanDisk Ultra
69.28
$64.95
CT240BX500SSD1
65.21
$44.99
TOSHIBA THNSNS240GBSP
63.91
$45.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 250GB
62.48
$69.97
Micron M550 256GB
60.97
$59.90*
SAMSUNG MZNLN256HCHP-00000
60.54
$56.00
CT240BX300SSD1
59.75
$64.02
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
58.75
$199.24
TEAM L3 EVO SSD 240GB
57.85
$57.99*
Samsung PM951 256GB NVMe
56.86
$99.95
Radeon R3 SSD R3SL240G
54.76
$64.99*
INTEL SSDSC2CT180A3
53.77
$62.21*
INTEL SSDSCKGF180A4H
52.61
$61.99*
SAMSUNG SSD PM830 mSATA
52.45
$51.90*
Samsung SM951 M.2 256GB AHCI
49.71
$219.95
SSD 256GB
49.30
$54.99
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 256GB
48.78
$97.99
Samsung SSD 750
46.96
$87.95*
ADATA SU900
46.36
$79.99
PNY CS2211 240GB SSD
46.29
$79.99*
VisionTek 240GB
46.14
$113.66*
WDC WDS250G1B0A
46.04
$89.99*
FCCT240M500SSD1
45.95
$64.99*
KingDian S280-240GB
45.72
$72.99*
SanDisk SD7SB3Q-256G
45.19
$69.99*
ZOTAC ZTSSD-A5P-240G-PE
44.70
$74.99*
SAMSUNG SSD PM841 mSATA
44.56
$61.00*
INTEL SSDSC2BF240A4
44.34
$85.49
WDC WD2500AAKX
43.94
$17.00
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
256 GB to 512 GB - Updated 20th of October 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
154.05
$139.99
Mushkin Pilot 500GB PCIe NVMe
124.91
$119.99
XPG GAMMIX S11
122.32
$129.99
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
113.67
$189.99
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
101.07
$182.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
94.54
$154.99
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
79.59
$219.99
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
75.08
$224.99
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
70.91
$308.30
NVMe KINGSTON SKC1000
70.27
$126.24
Intel Pro 6000p 512GB
60.90
$149.99
Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
59.09
$259.99
CT500MX500SSD4
55.90
$84.54
EDGE Boost Pro SSD
53.46
$53.31*
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 500GB
52.89
$86.99
CT500MX500SSD1
52.71
$84.95
Intel 600P Series 512GB
51.35
$156.00
CT480BX500SSD1
48.43
$79.95
TOSHIBA DT01ACA050
48.31
$20.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 500GB
47.02
$94.99
SAMSUNG MZNLN512HMJP 512GB
46.64
$99.99
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW51
46.64
$175.90
INTEL SSDSC2BX400G4
44.93
$83.99
Intel Optane 905P 480GB
43.55
$514.00
SSD 480GB
43.54
$77.50
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
43.53
$99.99
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKF51
41.48
$197.41*
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 512GB NVMe
40.97
$327.99
Intel Optane 900P 480GB
40.93
$499.99
Seagate ST3500414CS
40.08
$16.59
MTFDDAK512MBF
39.63
$90.00
INTEL SSDSC2BB48
38.87
$98.00
Seagate ST3320413CS
37.79
$16.99
Samsung PM951 512GB NVMe
37.25
$189.99*
WDC WD5000AAKX
37.22
$19.99
Samsung SM951 M.2 512GB AHCI
35.50
$322.99*
WDC WD5000AUDX
35.40
$20.99
Seagate ST500NM0011
34.77
$24.99
Seagate ST3500312CS
34.70
$18.99
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 512GB
33.98
$147.99
WDC WD5000AZLX
33.46
$31.95
Samsung SM951 512GB NVMe
33.40
$399.99*
TOSHIBA MQ01ACF032
33.29
$21.99
HITACHI HUS154545VLS300
33.07
$28.00
INTEL SSDSC2KW512G8
32.12
$137.20
ADATA SP550
32.10
$105.00
OWC Mercury Electra 6G SSD
31.65
$83.99*
SSD PLUS 480GB
31.64
$118.00*
WDC WD3200AAKS
31.28
$18.99
WDC WD3200AAJS
30.23
$19.88
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
512 GB to 1 TB - Updated 20th of October 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
79.80
$277.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 1TB
58.19
$279.89
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
56.90
$397.99
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
52.22
$388.75
Patriot Ignite
51.84
$69.99
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 1TB
42.06
$365.00
Crucial MX500 1TB M.2
41.77
$159.99
Samsung PM961 1TB NVMe
39.03
$399.99
Samsung SM961 1TB NVMe
32.37
$528.95
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB
30.49
$162.99
CT1000MX500SSD1
28.95
$158.99
TOSHIBA DT01ACA100
27.47
$38.80
TOSHIBA RD400 NVMe
26.51
$429.99
MKNSSDTR1TB-3D
25.07
$140.99
WDC WD10EURX
24.92
$33.99
MKNSSDRE1TB
24.91
$147.99
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW01
23.86
$335.91
WDC WD1002FAEX
21.95
$34.99
WDC WD1003FBYX
20.93
$39.99
TOSHIBA MQ02ABD100H-SSHD-8GB
20.86
$34.32*
Hitachi HDT721064SLA360
20.57
$26.59
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100H
20.54
$41.00*
WDC WD10EZEX
19.85
$54.00*
TOSHIBA MG03ACA100
19.12
$58.00
Seagate ST1000NM0011
19.11
$45.95
Intel SSD 750 800GB NVMe
18.59
$599.95
Hitachi HUA722010CLA331
18.28
$39.99
WDC WD6400AACS
18.07
$29.99*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
17.84
$249.99
Intel DC P3700 800GB NVMe
17.69
$749.99
TOSHIBA MQ04ABF100
16.66
$46.99
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 1TB
16.58
$297.99
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD
16.29
$45.99
Intel Optane 905P 960GB
16.01
$1,310.76
INTEL SSDSC2BA800G4
15.71
$259.99
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100
15.63
$44.09
SAMSUNG HN-M750MBB
15.43
$35.00
SEAGATE ST3600057SS
15.05
$79.92
Samsung SSD 850 EVO mSATA 1TB
14.88
$299.95
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 1TB mSATA
14.73
$289.00
PNY CS1311 960GB SSD
14.47
$282.61*
Seagate ST1000DM003-9YN162
14.39
$79.99*
TOSHIBA DT01ABA100V
13.98
$59.95*
WDC WD1003FBYZ
13.95
$59.99*
Seagate ST1000DX001-SSHD-8GB
13.94
$72.00
FCCT960M500SSD1
13.83
$219.99*
WDC WD10EALX
13.80
$54.00*
WDC WD7500BPVX
13.55
$48.99*
WDC WDS100T1B0B
13.49
$318.75*
WDC WDS100T1B0A
13.38
$307.42*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
1 TB to 2 TB - Updated 20th of October 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 2TB
37.36
$565.45
Toshiba XG5-P 2TB
26.39
$699.99
Hitachi HUA723020ALA640
22.01
$39.99
Intel SSD 750 1.2TB NVMe
20.58
$599.95*
TOSHIBA MG03ACA200
20.51
$49.00
TOSHIBA MK2002TSKB
19.41
$44.00
WDC WD2003FYYS
18.95
$44.95
Seagate ST2000NM0011
18.60
$49.99
Hitachi HUA722020ALA330
16.65
$41.99
CT2000MX500SSD1
16.43
$349.45
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 2TB
15.52
$1,100.95
TOSHIBA DT01ACA200
15.09
$74.97
SAMSUNG HD154UI
14.67
$41.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 2TB
14.66
$347.99
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331
14.53
$49.50*
Intel DC P3600 1.6TB NVMe
14.41
$1,000.00
WDC WD2003FYPS
13.84
$47.99
Seagate ST2000DM001-1CH164
13.37
$83.50*
Seagate ST31500341AS
13.24
$49.99
WDC WD2000FYYZ
13.21
$75.00*
WDC WD20EZRX
12.66
$69.99*
Hitachi HDS723020ALA640
12.56
$69.99*
WDC WD20EZRZ
11.77
$79.00*
Seagate ST32000644NS
11.70
$68.99
Intel DC P3500 2TB NVMe
11.68
$1,199.99
Hitachi HDS723015BLA642
11.50
$69.99*
Seagate ST2000DM001-9YN164
10.63
$103.81*
WDC WD15EADS
10.55
$55.25*
WDC WD15EZRX
10.55
$79.99*
Seagate ST1500DM003-9YN16G
10.48
$99.99*
SAMSUNG HD204UI
9.66
$80.00
WDC WD15EARS
9.32
$62.00*
Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632
9.22
$79.95*
SAMSUNG HD155UI
9.19
$79.99*
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 2TB
9.01
$499.95
WDC WD15EVDS
8.96
$68.00*
Seagate ST1500DL003-9VT16L
8.73
$79.99*
HGST HUS724020ALA640
8.42
$124.00*
Seagate ST2000DX002
8.09
$124.90*
WDC WD20EURX
7.84
$104.43*
Seagate ST32000542AS
7.78
$79.99
WDC WD2003FZEX
7.69
$140.40*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB
7.55
$599.99
WDC WD20EFRX
7.45
$115.94
Seagate ST31500541AS
7.42
$76.00*
Seagate ST33000651AS
7.41
$132.00
WDC WD20EARS
7.40
$88.00*
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641
6.45
$141.00
Seagate ST32000641AS
6.44
$116.99
Seagate ST2000DL003-9VT166
6.41
$119.99*
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