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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 23rd of February 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
SATA SSD
269.29
$10.94
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
267.27
$55.00
NVMe PCIe SSD
213.07
$43.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
182.92
$87.99
Intel SSD 760p 256GB
176.47
$68.80
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
169.93
$127.99
XPG GAMMIX S11 480GB
167.53
$92.99
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
157.35
$99.95
TOSHIBA THNSNS120GBSP
154.74
$20.99
CT500P1SSD8
129.58
$79.99
CT120BX500SSD1
127.21
$24.99
ADATA SU650
121.65
$24.62
CT120BX300SSD1
119.00
$30.85
Intel SSD 760p 512GB
116.11
$136.93
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
113.37
$149.99
SSD 128G
112.80
$25.00
INTEL SSDSC2BW240A
108.59
$37.39
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
107.89
$137.16
SanDisk X400
105.13
$39.99
SAMSUNG 128GB MZ7PA128HMCD
96.92
$16.89
Patriot Burst
93.37
$31.99
Mushkin Pilot 1TB MKNSSDPL1TB-D8
92.12
$184.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
92.08
$247.99
CT250MX500SSD4
91.53
$49.59
CT240BX500SSD1
90.19
$34.95
SanDisk Ultra
90.02
$49.99
ADATA SU655
89.56
$31.99
Intel SSD Pro 7600p Series 512GB
88.06
$182.47
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
87.06
$47.99
CT1000P1SSD8
86.33
$144.89
CT250MX500SSD1
86.30
$49.87
THNSN5128GPUK TOSHIBA
86.20
$59.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
86.09
$155.95
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
85.68
$259.99
Intel SSD Pro 2500 240GB M.2
85.18
$49.99
Intel SSD 760P 1TB
84.69
$206.99
Intel SSD 660p 512GB
82.05
$123.83
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
80.38
$219.89
Intel SSD 760p 128GB
79.71
$91.71
Intel SSD 545s 256GB M.2
78.04
$49.99
NVMe KINGSTON SKC1000
77.66
$119.00
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB
76.26
$57.79
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
73.50
$55.21
Intel 600p Series 256GB
72.41
$99.99
Corsair Force
72.30
$46.13
Crucial MX500 500GB CT500MX500SSD4
70.85
$67.89
SAMSUNG SSD PM871 M.2 2280 128GB
69.72
$39.99
Intel SSD Pro 6000p 256GB
69.35
$109.00
CT500MX500SSD1
67.70
$67.95
Intel SSD DC P3100 256GB
67.22
$125.00
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Up to 128 GB - Updated 23rd of February 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
SATA SSD
269.29
$10.94
Samsung PM961 128GB NVMe
214.89
$56.54*
TOSHIBA THNSNS120GBSP
154.74
$20.99
CT120BX500SSD1
127.21
$24.99
ADATA SU650
121.65
$24.62
CT120BX300SSD1
119.00
$30.85
SSD 128G
112.80
$25.00
Samsung SM951 128GB NVMe
112.13
$86.99*
SanDisk X400
105.13
$39.99
SAMSUNG 128GB MZ7PA128HMCD
96.92
$16.89
ADATA SU655
89.56
$31.99
THNSN5128GPUK TOSHIBA
86.20
$59.99
FORESEE 64GB SSD
83.83
$28.95*
Radeon R3 SSD R3SL120G
83.65
$39.99*
MZMPC032HBCD-00000
83.05
$21.00*
Intel SSD 760p 128GB
79.71
$91.71
SanDisk SSD PLUS 120GB
79.25
$28.00*
Samsung SM951 M.2 128GB AHCI
76.44
$116.95*
KingDian S200 120GB
75.49
$31.99*
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
73.50
$55.21
Intel SSD 545s 128GB M.2
72.95
$39.44*
SAMSUNG SSD PM871 M.2 2280 128GB
69.72
$39.99
SAMSUNG MZ7TE128HMGR-000L1
65.52
$33.99*
SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000H1
64.95
$44.99*
WDC WD3200AVJS
63.86
$9.99
Samsung SSD 850 120GB
63.74
$61.99
Samsung SM961 128GB NVMe
63.09
$200.39*
SAMSUNG128GB MZ7PC128HAFU
62.43
$48.95*
Patriot Blast 120GB
61.93
$49.99
Samsung SSD 650 120GB
61.83
$49.99*
Intel 600p Series 128GB
60.14
$67.03
SAMSUNG MZVLV128HCGR-00000
59.25
$63.00*
SAMSUNG 32GB MZMPC032HBCD
58.45
$29.70*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 120GB
57.61
$69.95
SanDisk SSD PLUS
57.46
$28.00
Transcend TS120GSSD220S
56.59
$53.90*
SAMSUNG SSD CM871 M.2 2280 128GB
55.91
$38.99*
Patriot Flare
55.31
$38.49
AXNS381E-128GM-B
54.26
$39.99*
Netac N5M-120GB
52.67
$65.99*
SanDisk X400 M.2 2280 128GB
52.35
$70.35*
PLEXTOR PX-64M6M
52.05
$54.99*
TEAM L5 SSD 120GB
50.64
$47.99*
Transcend TS64GMTS600
50.01
$42.99*
MyDigitalSSD BP4
49.96
$64.99*
Mushkin Triactor 120GB MKNSSDTR120GB
49.55
$53.99
Plextor M3 64GB PX-64M3
49.31
$49.99*
TEAM L3 SSD 120GB
47.81
$39.99*
KingDian S280-120GB
46.73
$65.99*
SanDisk SD5SB2-128G-1006E
46.62
$59.99*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
128 GB to 256 GB - Updated 23rd of February 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
294.51
$51.00*
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
267.27
$55.00
Mushkin Pilot 250GB MKNSSDPL250GB-D8
229.30
$54.99*
NVMe PCIe SSD
213.07
$43.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
182.92
$87.99
Intel SSD 760p 256GB
176.47
$68.80
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
157.35
$99.95
XPG GAMMIX S11 240GB
140.03
$104.99*
ADATA SU800 SSD 256GB
138.41
$27.99*
INTEL SSDSC2BW240A
108.59
$37.39
Patriot Burst
93.37
$31.99
CT250MX500SSD4
91.53
$49.59
CT240BX500SSD1
90.19
$34.95
SanDisk Ultra
90.02
$49.99
SanDisk A400 NVMe 256GB
89.25
$75.00*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
87.06
$47.99
CT250MX500SSD1
86.30
$49.87
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
86.09
$155.95
Intel SSD Pro 2500 240GB M.2
85.18
$49.99
Intel SSD 545s 256GB M.2
78.04
$49.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB
76.26
$57.79
Intel 600p Series 256GB
72.41
$99.99
Corsair Force
72.30
$46.13
Patriot Mac Series XT 240GB
71.42
$56.27*
Intel SSD Pro 6000p 256GB
69.35
$109.00
Mushkin Source 250GB MKNSSDSR250GB
68.37
$38.95*
Intel SSD DC P3100 256GB
67.22
$125.00
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 250GB
63.30
$67.99
SAMSUNG MZNLN256HCHP-00000
61.23
$56.00*
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
60.91
$174.99
Samsung PM951 256GB NVMe
59.77
$99.95*
TEAM L3 EVO SSD 240GB
58.35
$57.99*
TOSHIBA RD400 NVMe 256GB
58.26
$199.74*
ADATA SU900
57.35
$66.01
CT240BX300SSD1
56.47
$68.89*
Mushkin Triactor 250GB MKNSSDTR250GB
56.28
$68.99
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe
54.99
$219.95
Radeon R3 SSD R3SL240G
54.90
$64.99*
Samsung SSD 750
53.94
$74.95*
TOSHIBA THNSNS240GBSP
53.77
$55.83*
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 256GB
53.54
$87.99
SAMSUNG SSD PM830 mSATA
53.10
$51.90*
WDC WD2500AAKX
49.97
$14.99
SanDisk SSD PLUS 240GB
49.89
$51.73*
Samsung SM951 M.2 256GB AHCI
49.77
$219.95*
SSD 256GB
48.82
$59.99
PNY CS2211 240GB SSD
46.79
$79.99*
SanDisk Extreme SSD
46.34
$76.89
Intel SSD Pro 1500 240GB
46.33
$84.67
KingDian S280-240GB
46.25
$72.99*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
256 GB to 512 GB - Updated 23rd of February 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
169.93
$127.99
XPG GAMMIX S11 480GB
167.53
$92.99
Mushkin Pilot 500GB PCIe NVMe
160.72
$94.99*
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
130.64
$167.99*
CT500P1SSD8
129.58
$79.99
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
120.53
$158.98*
Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
118.43
$129.99*
Intel SSD 760p 512GB
116.11
$136.93
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
113.37
$149.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
107.89
$137.16
Intel SSD Pro 7600p Series 512GB
88.06
$182.47
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
85.68
$259.99
Intel SSD 660p 512GB
82.05
$123.83
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
80.38
$219.89
NVMe KINGSTON SKC1000
77.66
$119.00
Crucial MX500 500GB CT500MX500SSD4
70.85
$67.89
CT500MX500SSD1
67.70
$67.95
SanDisk Extreme Pro 500GB
63.99
$329.35
Patriot Blast 480GB
57.71
$66.99*
Micron M600 MTFDDAK512MBF
56.78
$64.99*
Intel 600P Series 512GB
56.06
$145.00
Crucial CT500MX200SSD1
54.33
$59.99
Intel Optane 905P 480GB
53.69
$502.01
EDGE Boost Pro SSD
53.09
$53.31*
Intel SSD Pro 6000p 512GB
52.82
$169.99
SSD 480GB
51.53
$65.69
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 500GB
50.66
$89.75
Mushkin Source 500GB MKNSSDSR500GB
50.58
$65.99
CT480BX500SSD1
49.18
$64.89
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 500GB
49.03
$94.49
TOSHIBA DT01ACA050
48.26
$20.99
Intel SSD 545s 512GB M.2
46.01
$102.97
Intel Optane 900P 480GB
44.20
$469.99
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
43.76
$99.99
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 512GB
42.67
$118.99
Samsung Portable SSD T5
40.02
$95.00
Samsung PM951 512GB NVMe
39.77
$189.99*
MTFDDAK512MBF
39.63
$90.00*
Crucial CT525MX300SSD4
39.21
$109.99
Crucial CT275MX300SSD4
39.17
$104.95
SAMSUNG MZNLN512HMJP 512GB
39.13
$119.99
SAMSUNG MZ7LM480HCHP-00003
38.57
$109.99*
Intel SSD 535 360GB M.2
38.55
$99.99
WDC WD3200AAKS
38.32
$15.50
WDC WD3200AAJS
37.77
$15.99
WDC WD5000AAKX
37.22
$19.99
Seagate ST500DM002
37.17
$19.99
WDC WD5000AUDX
37.07
$19.99
Seagate ST9500620NS
36.12
$19.99
Intel SSD DC S3500 480GB
35.97
$99.00
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
512 GB to 1 TB - Updated 23rd of February 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Mushkin Pilot 1TB MKNSSDPL1TB-D8
92.12
$184.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
92.08
$247.99
CT1000P1SSD8
86.33
$144.89
Intel SSD 760P 1TB
84.69
$206.99
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
59.77
$348.95*
Intel SSD 660p 1TB
55.53
$226.31*
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 1TB
54.89
$299.99
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
54.68
$432.99*
Samsung PM961 1TB NVMe
44.78
$349.99
Crucial MX500 1TB M.2
41.35
$134.89
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 1TB
40.23
$418.97
CT1000MX500SSD1
37.86
$127.29
Crucial CT1050MX300SSD1
36.89
$109.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB
35.96
$136.50
Crucial CT960M500SSD1
33.25
$99.99
Samsung SM961 1TB NVMe
32.45
$528.95*
TOSHIBA RD400 NVMe 1TB
32.03
$399.99
Micron M600 MTFDDAK1T0MBF
30.95
$109.99
Seagate ST1000NM0033
28.60
$38.88
Patriot Blast 960GB
27.81
$139.99*
TOSHIBA MG03ACA100
27.73
$39.99
Seagate ST1000DM003
27.71
$41.00
TOSHIBA DT01ACA100
27.47
$38.95
Mushkin Reactor 1TB MKNSSDRE1TB
27.33
$135.59
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 1TB
26.96
$167.75
Intel SSD DC S3610 800GB
26.22
$139.95
WDC WD1002FAEX
25.61
$29.99
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 1TB
25.52
$173.99
WDC WD10EURX
24.92
$33.99
Hitachi HUA722010CLA331
24.77
$29.99
WDC WD10EZRX
24.40
$35.99
Patriot Ignite
23.68
$152.12
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 1TB
23.30
$217.97
WDC WD1003FBYX
23.00
$36.00
Hitachi HDT721064SLA360
22.95
$23.79
WDC WD1002FBYS
22.51
$29.99
Seagate ST1000NM0011
22.08
$39.99
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 1TB mSATA
21.87
$195.00
TOSHIBA MQ02ABD100H-SSHD-8GB
20.86
$34.32*
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100H
20.56
$41.00*
Seagate ST1000VX005
20.42
$52.99
Intel SSD 540s 1TB M.2
20.22
$385.00
WDC WD10EZEX
19.86
$53.92*
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD
19.26
$38.88
SEAGATE ST3600057SS
18.96
$62.99
HGST HTS541064A9E680
18.77
$29.99*
Intel DC P3700 800GB NVMe
18.52
$749.99
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100
18.14
$37.99
WDC WD6400AACS
18.04
$29.99*
Crucial CT1050MX300SSD4
18.00
$242.50
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
1 TB to 2 TB - Updated 23rd of February 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Intel SSD 660p 2TB
54.90
$239.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 2TB
39.79
$555.11*
Intel DC P3700 2TB NVMe
24.64
$599.99
Hitachi HUA723020ALA640
22.11
$39.99
SEAGATE ST2000NM0033
21.84
$49.99*
WDC WD2003FYYS
21.28
$40.00
TOSHIBA MG03ACA200
20.94
$47.99
Seagate ST2000DM006
19.64
$59.99
TOSHIBA MK2002TSKB
19.50
$44.00
Toshiba XG5-P NVMe 2TB
19.04
$999.95*
Seagate ST2000VM003
18.70
$48.99
CT2000MX500SSD1
17.68
$273.11
Hitachi HUA722020ALA330
17.38
$39.99
Seagate ST2000DM001
16.57
$68.00
Seagate ST2000DL004
16.51
$48.88*
Seagate ST32000644NS
16.46
$49.95
TOSHIBA DT01ACA200
15.92
$71.00
Intel DC P3600 1.6TB NVMe
15.71
$895.00
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 2TB
15.48
$1,100.95
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331
14.53
$49.50*
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 2TB
14.05
$328.95
Seagate ST2000DM008
13.74
$64.99
WDC WD2000FYYZ
13.31
$75.00*
Seagate ST2000VM002
12.94
$69.19*
WDC WD20EZRX
12.66
$69.99*
Hitachi HDS723020ALA640
12.56
$69.99*
Seagate ST2000VX008
12.49
$73.20
WDC WD20EZRZ
11.82
$79.00*
Seagate ST1500DM003
11.81
$89.09*
Intel DC P3500 2TB NVMe
11.68
$1,199.99
WDC WD2005FBYZ
11.63
$115.00
Hitachi HDS723015BLA642
11.57
$69.99*
Seagate ST1500LM006
11.30
$63.99
Hitachi HUS724020ALA640
11.29
$95.00
Seagate ST2000NM0011
10.78
$85.00*
SAMSUNG HD154UI
10.57
$58.19
WDC WD15EADS
10.55
$55.25*
Seagate ST1500DM003-9YN16G
10.47
$99.99*
Seagate ST2000DM009
10.41
$119.99
WDC WD15EZRX
10.03
$79.99*
WDC WD15EARS
9.29
$62.00*
Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632
9.28
$79.95*
SAMSUNG HD155UI
9.19
$79.99*
Seagate ST2000LM007
9.02
$64.99
Seagate ST32000542AS
8.90
$69.99*
HGST HUS724020ALA640
8.88
$124.00*
Seagate ST31500341AS
8.83
$74.99
Seagate ST2000DX001
8.75
$111.18
Seagate ST2000LM003
8.47
$89.99
WDC WD20EURX
8.02
$104.43*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Above 2 TB - Updated 23rd of February 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Hitachi HUA723030ALA640
22.81
$44.99
Seagate ST33000650NS
16.80
$52.99
Seagate ST3000NM0033
13.75
$84.99
Hitachi HDS5C3030ALA630
13.30
$51.36
WDC WD30EZRZ
12.72
$75.00*
Seagate ST3000DM001
12.63
$90.09
WDC WD30EZRX
12.30
$69.99*
Seagate ST4000DM000
12.25
$85.09
TOSHIBA MD04ACA400
11.78
$107.94
TOSHIBA DT01ACA300
10.89
$104.94
Seagate ST4000DM005
10.81
$99.99
Seagate ST3000DM008
10.46
$117.61
WDC WD40EFRX
8.96
$150.01*
Seagate ST4000DM004
8.01
$96.10
WDC WD30EURS
8.00
$94.50*
HGST HUS724040ALE640
7.90
$132.99
WDC WD30EFRX
7.77
$118.39
WDC WD40PURX
6.86
$134.78
HGST HDS724040ALE640
6.71
$138.99*
WDC WD3000FYYZ
6.21
$190.00*
Seagate ST4000DX001
6.15
$143.50*
Hitachi HDS723030BLE640
5.84
$189.95*
WDC WD3003FZEX
5.83
$189.99*
WDC WD4002FYYZ
5.58
$250.00*
Seagate ST3000VN000
5.50
$174.99
WDC WD40EZRX
5.44
$167.98*
WDC WD25EZRX
5.11
$149.00*
WDC WD4000FYYZ
5.07
$210.00*
WDC WD4000F9YZ
5.03
$219.75*
WDC WD25EZRS
4.62
$159.99*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 4TB
4.62
$1,099.00*
WDC WD3001FAEX
4.39
$238.88*
WDC WD4001FAEX
3.68
$278.89*
WDC WD4003FZEX
3.68
$302.99*
WDC WD4004FZWX
3.61
$305.82
Seagate ST5000DM000
3.59
$216.19
TOSHIBA MD04ACA500
3.34
$399.00
WDC WD60PURX
3.18
$366.94*
WDC WD40E31X
2.80
$309.13*
WDC WD40EZRZ
0.39
$2,638.99*
WDC WD6001FZWX
0.25
$6,107.75*
WDC WD5001FZWX
0.21
$5,271.21*
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