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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 21st of August 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
197.09
$79.00
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
184.97
$79.00
Samsung PM961 128GB NVMe
163.70
$73.53
Samsung PM981 Polaris 256GB
156.51
$99.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
140.95
$109.77
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
131.98
$100.59
ADATA SU650
125.05
$22.99
Samsung SM951 128GB NVMe
122.67
$79.00
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
122.60
$175.95
INTEL SSD 760p 256GB
122.17
$97.98
INTEL SSDPEKKW128G8
120.16
$57.99
INTEL SSDSA2SH064G1GC
115.41
$14.99
Patriot Flare
113.31
$19.99
ADATA SU800
107.91
$33.99
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
101.40
$178.96
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
93.31
$225.95
CT120BX300SSD1
90.23
$42.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
86.75
$167.95
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
79.51
$50.81
TOSHIBA MKNSSDCR120GB
75.11
$28.00
Mushkin Pilot 500GB PCIe NVMe
74.63
$185.39
NVMe KINGSTON SKC1000
74.44
$126.24
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
74.16
$234.99
Corsair Force
73.02
$46.99
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
70.88
$307.80
Intel 600p Series 256GB
70.78
$99.99
CT250MX500SSD4
70.20
$67.82
CT250MX500SSD1
67.26
$64.99
SanDisk Ultra
64.52
$69.75
INTEL SSDPEKKW128G7
63.55
$62.93
Samsung SM961 128GB NVMe
62.98
$199.98
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKF25
62.15
$133.06
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
61.63
$369.00
Patriot Burst
61.55
$44.99
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
61.15
$278.59
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB
61.12
$72.84
Intel Pro 6000p 512GB
60.82
$149.99
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe
60.53
$199.59
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
59.51
$196.69
KINGSTON SMS200S3240G
58.47
$56.99
Samsung SSD 850 120GB
58.11
$67.60
TOSHIBA THNSNS240GBSP
57.49
$49.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 250GB
57.45
$82.99
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 120GB
57.34
$69.95
TOSHIBA RD400 NVMe
57.07
$199.99
SanDisk X400
56.02
$74.95
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 1TB
55.00
$294.95
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
54.34
$76.46
Samsung PM951 256GB NVMe
53.30
$105.99
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW51
52.15
$156.00
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Up to 128 GB - Updated 21st of August 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung PM961 128GB NVMe
163.70
$73.53
ADATA SU650
125.05
$22.99
Samsung SM951 128GB NVMe
122.67
$79.00
INTEL SSDPEKKW128G8
120.16
$57.99
INTEL SSDSA2SH064G1GC
115.41
$14.99
Patriot Flare
113.31
$19.99
CT120BX300SSD1
90.23
$42.99
FORESEE 64GB SSD
83.42
$28.95*
Radeon R3 SSD R3SL120G
83.07
$39.99*
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
79.51
$50.81
MZMPC032HBCD-00000
78.52
$21.00*
KingDian S200 120GB
78.15
$31.99*
Samsung SM951 M.2 128GB AHCI
76.35
$116.95*
TOSHIBA MKNSSDCR120GB
75.11
$28.00
SAMSUNG MZ7TE128HMGR-000L1
64.25
$33.99*
SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000H1
64.17
$44.99*
INTEL SSDPEKKW128G7
63.55
$62.93
Samsung SM961 128GB NVMe
62.98
$199.98
SAMSUNG128GB MZ7PC128HAFU
61.55
$48.95*
Samsung SSD 650 120GB
61.05
$49.99*
Samsung SSD 850 120GB
58.11
$67.60
Transcend TS120GSSD220S
57.44
$53.90*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 120GB
57.34
$69.95
SAMSUNG MZVLV128HCGR-00000
57.20
$65.00*
SanDisk X300 MSATA 128GB
56.82
$67.83*
SanDisk X400
56.02
$74.95
PLEXTOR PX-64M6M
54.72
$54.99*
Netac N5M-120GB
52.67
$65.99*
SanDisk X400 M.2 2280 128GB
51.93
$70.35*
TEAM L5 SSD 120GB
50.26
$47.99*
Transcend TS64GMTS600
50.01
$42.99*
Plextor M3 64GB PX-64M3
48.07
$49.99*
TEAM L3 SSD 120GB
47.76
$39.99*
Patriot Blast
46.44
$69.99
SAMSUNG 128GB MZ7PA128HMCD
46.41
$34.99*
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW12
46.12
$83.99*
SAMSUNG 32GB MZMPC032HBCD
45.99
$29.70
SanDisk SD5SB2-128G-1006E
45.97
$59.99*
KingDian S280-120GB
45.51
$65.99*
SAMSUNG MZ7TE128HMGR-00000
45.26
$51.99*
ADATA SX930
45.25
$69.99*
Transcend TS64GMTS800
44.85
$50.99*
SAMSUNG SSD CM871 2.5 7mm 128GB
44.55
$49.99*
SAMSUNG XP941 M.2 128GB
44.37
$119.99*
Samsung PM951 128GB NVMe
44.08
$81.42*
PLEXTOR PX-128M6S
44.08
$69.99*
Transcend TS128GMTS800
43.81
$64.99*
PNY CS1311 120GB SSD
43.73
$76.12*
MTFDDAT064MAM-1J2
43.39
$44.00*
Transcend TS128GMTS600
42.96
$64.99*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
128 GB to 256 GB - Updated 21st of August 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
197.09
$79.00
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
184.97
$79.00
Samsung PM981 Polaris 256GB
156.51
$99.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
140.95
$109.77
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
131.98
$100.59
INTEL SSD 760p 256GB
122.17
$97.98
ADATA SU800
107.91
$33.99
SanDisk SD7SN6S-256G
101.11
$38.00*
Corsair Force
73.02
$46.99
Patriot Mac Series XT 240GB
71.42
$56.27*
Intel 600p Series 256GB
70.78
$99.99
CT250MX500SSD4
70.20
$67.82
CT250MX500SSD1
67.26
$64.99
SanDisk Ultra
64.52
$69.75
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKF25
62.15
$133.06
Patriot Burst
61.55
$44.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB
61.12
$72.84
Micron M550 256GB
60.60
$59.90*
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe
60.53
$199.59
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
59.51
$196.69
KINGSTON SMS200S3240G
58.47
$56.99
TOSHIBA THNSNS240GBSP
57.49
$49.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 250GB
57.45
$82.99
TEAM L3 EVO SSD 240GB
56.58
$57.99*
Radeon R3 SSD R3SL240G
54.84
$64.99*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
54.34
$76.46
INTEL SSDSC2CT180A3
53.56
$62.21*
Samsung PM951 256GB NVMe
53.30
$105.99
INTEL SSDSCKGF180A4H
53.12
$61.99*
SAMSUNG SSD PM830 mSATA
52.45
$51.90*
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW25
51.24
$148.33
Patriot Blaze
50.25
$29.99
Samsung SM951 M.2 256GB AHCI
49.52
$219.95
SAMSUNG MZNLN256HCHP-00000
48.16
$69.99
CT240BX300SSD1
47.17
$81.03
VisionTek 240GB
47.11
$113.66*
Samsung SSD 750
47.00
$87.95*
PNY CS2211 240GB SSD
46.28
$79.99*
FCCT240M500SSD1
45.95
$64.99*
WDC WDS250G1B0A
45.93
$89.99*
KingDian S280-240GB
45.84
$72.99*
ADATA SU900
45.77
$79.99
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
44.09
$85.98
TEAM L5 SSD 240GB
43.66
$69.99*
PLEXTOR PX-256M6Pro
43.52
$84.99*
TEAM L3 SSD 240GB
42.99
$62.99*
Seagate ST3160215SCE
42.84
$9.99
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
256 GB to 512 GB - Updated 21st of August 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
122.60
$175.95
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
101.40
$178.96
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
93.31
$225.95
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
86.75
$167.95
Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
74.86
$204.95*
Mushkin Pilot 500GB PCIe NVMe
74.63
$185.39
NVMe KINGSTON SKC1000
74.44
$126.24
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
74.16
$234.99
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
70.88
$307.80
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
61.15
$278.59
Intel Pro 6000p 512GB
60.82
$149.99
EDGE Boost Pro SSD
52.77
$53.31*
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW51
52.15
$156.00
CT500MX500SSD4
49.74
$99.99
Intel SSD 750 480GB NVMe
48.84
$569.77*
INTEL SSDSC2BX400G4
47.18
$79.99
Intel 600P Series 512GB
47.04
$169.99
CT500MX500SSD1
44.57
$99.95
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 512GB
43.53
$99.00
TOSHIBA DT01ACA050
42.62
$23.79
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 500GB
42.50
$107.99
INTEL SSDSC2BB48
42.33
$89.99
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
41.30
$105.17
Seagate ST3320413CS
38.43
$16.99
INTEL SSDSCKJW360H6
38.07
$99.99
Intel Optane 900P 480GB
37.72
$549.99
Samsung PM951 512GB NVMe
37.19
$189.99*
WDC WD5000AZLX
36.81
$28.99
Seagate ST3500413AS
36.57
$19.99
Samsung SM951 M.2 512GB AHCI
35.40
$322.99*
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKF51
35.15
$232.95*
INTEL SSDSC2KW512G8
34.33
$127.91
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 500GB
34.01
$132.59
WDC WD3200AAJS
33.41
$17.99
Seagate ST3500414CS
33.37
$19.99
Samsung SM951 512GB NVMe
33.31
$399.99*
Seagate ST3500312CS
32.86
$18.99
SSD PLUS 480GB
31.71
$118.00
OWC Mercury Electra 6G SSD
31.67
$83.99*
MTFDDAK512MBF
31.02
$115.00
ADATA SP550
30.60
$109.90
INTEL SSDSC2BW480H6
30.05
$125.00*
MQ01ACF050
29.77
$35.00*
WDC WD3200AAKS
29.71
$19.99
Seagate ST3500410SV
29.43
$23.99
WDC WDS500G1B0A
29.43
$142.69*
PLEXTOR PX-512M8PeG
28.90
$399.98*
WDC WD5000AADS
28.01
$19.99*
SEAGATE ST480FP0021
27.41
$130.00
WDC WDS500G1B0B
26.90
$166.11*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
512 GB to 1 TB - Updated 21st of August 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
61.63
$369.00
TOSHIBA RD400 NVMe
57.07
$199.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 1TB
55.00
$294.95
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
51.38
$389.00
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
46.84
$484.33
Samsung SM961 1TB NVMe
42.79
$396.97
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 1TB
38.54
$396.97
Samsung PM961 1TB NVMe
34.53
$449.99
Patriot Ignite
29.99
$119.99
TOSHIBA DT01ACA100
27.23
$39.19
Crucial MX500 1TB M.2
26.22
$186.00
WDC WD10EURX
25.25
$33.50
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB
25.20
$199.99
CT1000MX500SSD1
23.89
$191.99
Seagate ST1000NM0011
22.00
$40.00
WDC WD1003FBYX
21.37
$39.21
MKNSSDRE1TB
21.13
$173.99
TOSHIBA MQ02ABD100H-SSHD-8GB
20.86
$34.32*
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100H
20.51
$41.00
WDC WD10EZEX
19.84
$53.98
NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW01
19.45
$412.22
INTEL SSDSC2BB60
19.22
$223.33
WDC WD1002FAEX
19.20
$39.99
TOSHIBA MG03ACA100
19.16
$58.00
Intel SSD 750 800GB NVMe
18.55
$599.95
Hitachi HUA722010CLA331
18.30
$39.99
WDC WD6400AACS
18.07
$29.99*
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD
17.67
$42.50
Hitachi HDT721064SLA360
16.99
$32.19
WDC WD1002FBYS
16.93
$39.99
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
16.88
$263.55
Hitachi HUA721010KLA330
16.77
$29.99
Intel DC P3700 800GB NVMe
16.58
$799.99
SAMSUNG HN-M750MBB
15.57
$35.00
Intel Optane 905P 960GB
15.55
$1,298.82
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100
15.31
$45.00
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 1TB mSATA
14.69
$289.00
PNY CS1311 960GB SSD
14.47
$282.61*
Seagate ST1000DM003-9YN162
14.36
$79.99*
INTEL SSDSC2BA800G4
14.09
$289.99
TOSHIBA DT01ABA100V
13.98
$59.95*
Seagate ST1000DX001-SSHD-8GB
13.94
$72.00
WDC WD1003FBYZ
13.87
$59.99*
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100M
13.84
$49.99
FCCT960M500SSD1
13.83
$219.99*
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD075
13.80
$46.37
WDC WD10EALX
13.80
$54.00*
WDC WD7500BPVX
13.59
$48.99*
WDC WDS100T1B0B
13.50
$318.75*
WDC WDS100T1B0A
13.31
$307.42*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
1 TB to 2 TB - Updated 21st of August 2018
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 2TB
29.78
$739.95
Seagate ST2000NM0011
23.26
$39.99
Intel DC P3500 2TB NVMe
22.99
$610.00
Hitachi HUA723020ALA640
22.18
$40.00
Intel SSD 750 1.2TB NVMe
20.52
$599.95*
TOSHIBA MG03ACA200
20.10
$49.99
TOSHIBA DT01ACA200
19.62
$57.81
WDC WD2003FYYS
18.48
$45.99
Toshiba XG5-P 2TB
18.47
$999.95
TOSHIBA MK2002TSKB
18.20
$49.99
HGST HUS724020ALE640
15.88
$50.00
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 2TB
15.48
$1,100.95
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331
14.51
$49.50
Intel DC P3600 1.6TB NVMe
14.41
$1,000.00
CT2000MX500SSD1
13.82
$425.23
WDC WD2003FYPS
13.82
$47.99
Seagate ST32000644NS
13.66
$58.99
Seagate ST2000DM001-1CH164
13.37
$83.50*
WDC WD2000FYYZ
13.21
$75.00*
WDC WD20EZRX
12.66
$69.99*
Hitachi HDS723020ALA640
12.37
$69.99*
WDC WD20EZRZ
11.78
$79.00*
WDC WD2000F9YZ
11.58
$239.99*
Hitachi HUA722020ALA330
11.51
$60.90*
Hitachi HDS723015BLA642
11.50
$69.99*
Seagate ST2000DM001-9YN164
10.63
$103.81*
WDC WD15EZRX
10.55
$79.99*
WDC WD15EADS
10.53
$55.25*
Seagate ST1500DM003-9YN16G
10.44
$99.99*
Seagate ST31500341AS
10.02
$66.09
WDC WD15EARS
9.32
$62.00*
Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632
9.23
$79.95*
SAMSUNG HD155UI
9.19
$79.99*
WDC WD15EVDS
8.96
$68.00*
Seagate ST32000542AS
8.95
$69.50
SAMSUNG HD154UI
8.80
$70.09
Seagate ST1500DL003-9VT16L
8.73
$79.99*
HGST HUS724020ALA640
8.42
$124.00*
Seagate ST2000DX001
8.15
$119.69
Seagate ST2000DX002
8.14
$124.90*
WDC WD20EURX
7.84
$104.43*
Seagate ST32000645NS
7.59
$133.00
WDC WD20EARS
7.39
$88.00*
WDC WD20EFRX
7.38
$116.98*
Seagate ST32000641AS
7.24
$104.29
WDC WD2003FZEX
7.20
$149.99
Seagate ST33000651AS
7.05
$121.00
WDC WD2002FAEX
6.67
$129.29
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB
6.58
$686.55
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641
6.45
$141.00
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